The South Korean government is claiming a major share of the credit for Open Road Films' "The Nut Job," an animation set to open on some 3,000 North American screens next month.
Shanghai Hippo Animation, a leading Chinese cartoon producer, has struck two production deals with Australian firms. It will also launch a $50 million production fund.
In the past few years, thanks primarily to the extraordinary string of creative and commercial successes rolling out of the Pixar Studios, animated films and writing honors haven't been mutually…
"The Story of Princess Kaguya," Anime maestro Isao Takahata's first feature in 14 years, topped the Japanese BO on its opening weekend.
DreamWorks Animation has acquired the library of U.K.-based kiddie TV company Chapman Entertainment in an expansion of its TV portfolio which will now comprise popular titles "Fifi and the…
Industrial Light & Magic chief creative officer John Knoll and “Robot Chicken” animators Stoopid Buddy Stoodios will receive laurels from Animation Magazine at the World Animation & VFX Summit…
In light of the smashing B.O. triumph of "Despicable Me" and its sequel, "Despicable Me 2," France's toon industry has never been so appealing to U.S. studios and TV networks.
Disney Interactive has launched the “Disney Animated” app that provides users access to the art and technology behind all 53 of the Walt Disney Animation Studios' films. The app, available through…
Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO Bob Iger kicked off the D23 Expo on Friday with a nod to Walt Disney: “Animation will always be the heart of Disney,” he told thousands inside the Anaheim Convention…
Former Warner Bros. marketing vet Dawn Taubin has been named chief marketing officer of DreamWorks Animation, just days after Anne Globe left the toon studio this week. In the post, Taubin will head…
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$34.5M Sony / TriStar -2.10%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$205.3M Disney -15.02%
Rio 23Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$79.6M Fox -28.13%