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New Images and Teaser for Sony’s ‘The Star’

Sony Pictures Animation has released a teaser trailer for its pre-Christmas release The Star, which shows what happens when the ol’ talking animal comedy goes New Testament. The feature ... Continue Reading →
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First Look at the Stars of ‘The Star’ from Sony Pictures Animation

Sony Pictures Animation has revealed four of the key characters from its upcoming fath-and-family film The Star, and announced that triply Emmy winner Patricia Heaton has joined the ... Continue Reading →
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Arcana, Shout! Name Cast for Next ‘Howard Lovecraft’ Movie

Arcana Studios and Shout! Factory have announced the star-studded voice cast for upcoming animated feature Howard Lovecraft and the Undersea Kingdom. Newcomers leading the roster are ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Pictures Animation Reveals Slate through 2018

Sony Pictures Animation is forging ahead with its plans to increase its release output while creating a distinctive mix of titles, evidenced by the newly released feature film slate ... Continue Reading →
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‘Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom’ Arriving Sept. 27

Shout! Factory will be unleashing some eldritch horrors on the home entertainment scene this fall, with the new animated movie Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom arriving on disc ... Continue Reading →
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Arcana, Shout! Name ‘Lovecraft’ Animation Cast

Arcana Studio and Shout! Factory announce that Golden Globe-winning actor Ron Perlman (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Hellboy) and Oscar-winning actor Christopher Plummer ... Continue Reading →
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‘Looney Tunes: Rabbits Run’ Hops to DVD Shelves

A new, original Looney Tunes movie is one of the top disc picks of the week as Warner Bros. releases Looney Tunes: Rabbits Run on DVD ($19.98, Aug. 4) and digital. The chaos begins ... Continue Reading →
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Frédéric Back Dies of Cancer at age 89

The animation community is mourning the loss of Frédéric Back, the two-time Oscar-winning animator who passed away from cancer at the age of 89 on Dec. 24. The German-born, French-educated ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Sues Phase 4 Over ‘Frozen Land’

We’ve all seen those copycat animated DVD/Blu-ray titles that try to take advantage of consumers’ familiarity with big titles from Disney and DreamWorks. Well, this time ... Continue Reading →
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‘Sarila’ Brings Inuit Dreams to 3-D Life

The 3-D animated feature The Legend of Sarila succeeds in telling an original story featuring Canada’s under-represented Inuit people and their culture. It’s not every day ... Continue Reading →