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Animation Is Film Fest Slates 8-Feature Lineup, Names Jury

Animation Is Film — a new toon event on the LA scene — has announced the preliminary feature competition lineup and jury for its inaugural edition. The selection will offer ... Continue Reading →
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Jorge Gutierrez Clicks with LEGO ‘Billion Brick Race’ Flick

Warner Bros. has signed on The Book of Life helmer Jorge Gutierrez to build up its LEGO movie project The Billion Brick Race through development, and take over in the director’s chair. The ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: ‘The Freemaker Adventures’ Returns Monday

The stakes are high for young hero-in-training Rowan in this clip from the season 2 premiere of LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures, as he faces down a terrifying hunter droid ... Continue Reading →
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Amazon Original ‘Lost in Oz’ Debuts August 4 on Prime

New animated kids’ adventure Lost in Oz — inspired by the magical world created by author L. Frank Baum — will make its highly anticipated streaming debut on Amazon Prime ... Continue Reading →
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Trailer: Hypno-Havoc for LEGO DC Heroines in ‘Brain Drain’

The teenage guardians of justice get super stupefied (and brick-ified) in a new animated adventure this summer, as LEGO DC Super Hero Girls: Brain Drain arrives on Digital HD (July ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Network Greenlights WBA’s ‘Unikitty!’

TV airwaves are about to get about 1,000% more positive with the news that Cartoon Network has given the greenlight to Unikitty! — a new Warner Bros. Animation series based on ... Continue Reading →
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Imagine Ent. & Animal Logic Plan Six Flicks in Joint Venture

Imagine Entertainment, the film and TV production company founded by Ron Howard and Brian Grazer, has teamed up with LEGO Movie studio Animal Logic to create a slate of animated and ... Continue Reading →
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Disney XD Greenlights ‘LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures’ Season 2

A second season of galactic adventure is coming this summer as LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures returns to Disney XD. “The series creators expertly deliver an equal amount ... Continue Reading →
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Netflix Announces R-Rated ‘America’ as First Animated Movie

Netflix is embarking on its first big animated feature project, announcing it will finance America: The Motion Picture, according to Deadline. The R-rated project stars Channing Tatum ... Continue Reading →
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‘Kubo,’ ‘Jungle Book’ Take Animation & VFX BAFTAs

The UK’s most prestigious film honors took place Sunday as the 2017 BAFTA Awards were held at London’s Royal Albert Hall, hosted once again by comedian and actor Stephen ... Continue Reading →