When it comes to Oscar's original score category, is there such a thing as momentum for potential nominees?
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Visual Effects branch has chosen the seven films for its annual bake-off in Jan.
Breakout directors. Cutting-edge techniques. Revolutionary storytelling devices.
Rapunzel's "Tangled" tresses didn't come easily. It took years for a team of software engineers and developers who'd been obsessed with hair simulations to make them look right.
Getting character design right is as complex as composing a melody, says Disney's vet animator Glen Keane, who supervised the animation of "Tangled" and designed Rapunzel.
Last year's animated features took us flying through the skies in "How To Train Your Dragon" and "Legend of the Guardians" and vaulted us across rooftops in "Tangled." Animated films' camerawork is…
Visual effects pros who work in an animation wrestle with many of the same problems as their colleagues on live-action pics -- fire, water, smoke, explosions.
Cinematographers fete their fellow filmmakers.
Despite a long bout with the cancer that finally claimed him, the celebrated cinematographer William Fraker, who died in May, always maintained his acid sense of humor.
Broadway's best salute their movie brethren
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Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M