Even in comic books — a medium tailor made to flights of fancy — the concept of bending time and alternate universes can become a trifle tedious. As such one has to consciously succumb to the…
Computer animation has added visual flair and dimension to made-for-TV kids shows without addressing age-old issues about story quality and the genre's transparent push to sell toys. In that regard…
Adult Swim said it would launch five new series along with two specials over the next programming year, and would acquire animated Fox series Bob's Burgers to help bolster its schedule.
Warner Bros. has been very smart about using its animated direct-to-DVD DC Comics titles to draft upon the release of its big-budget theatricals, the latest being "Superman: Unbound," which arrives…
Although Warner Bros. and Marvel's animated direct-to-video featurettes largely play to a relatively narrow base of comicbook aficionados, "Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Part 1" has the potential…
Heightened sensitivity over violent imagery at Warner Bros. in the wake of the tragic shooting in Aurora, Colo., is extending to another iteration of the "Batman" franchise.
As it marks 20 years on the air, Cartoon Network is expanding its intitiative to pepper its boys-centric sked with live-action programs.
Ten animated shorts have advanced in the Oscar voting process, including, not surprisingly, Pixar's "La Luna," which most auds won't see until it plays in front of "Brave" next summer.
A record number of industryites made the trek to Cannes for Mip Junior, the international mart for kids' programming, with some concerned about the contracting tyke production biz.
To Snarf or not to Snarf was the unusual question facing exec producer Sam Register and the creative team at Warner Bros. Animation as they were developing an updated version of the 1980s hit cartoon…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%