An elite pack of wide-appeal international toonpics, offering entertaining and immersive entry into distinctive worlds around the globe, are now punching sizeable sales and box office. The latest…
Annecy Film Festival
When the South African delegation arrives at the Annecy toon fest, members will be looking to cement their growing reputation for world-class animation.
Making his debut as artistic director of the Annecy Animation Film Festival, Canadian toon producer Marcel Jean aims to shake things up, giving the fest a more international thrust, while emphasizing…
The yellow Twinkie-shaped characters have not only helped launch Universal's first family franchise in well over a decade, but have instantly made the studio a major player in the lucrative animation…
Even though it covers overly familiar territory, "Epic" is nonetheless executed with professionalism.
France's Annecy animated film festival will open June 10 with a special open-air screening of Disney's “Monsters University.” The feature toons set for competition are “Legends of Oz: Dorothy's…
Spain's first stop-motion feature, "The Apostle," mixes local folklore and time-honored horror into a distinctive, truly haunting whole. Fernando Cortizo's compelling debut is let down slightly by a…
Annecy Intl. Animation Film Festival is about to get a makeover under the helm of new artistic topper Canadian toon producer/author Marcel Jean.
Had James Thurber worked in animation, the waggish result might look and sound a bit like "It's Such a Beautiful Day," indie cartoonist Don Hertzfeldt's alternately poignant and absurdist triptych.
This fascinating slice of film history could have a life on cable and in home formats once rights issues pertaining to the material excerpted are resolved. Further fest play is guaranteed.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$3.7M Sony / TriStar 0.00%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$170.6M Disney -25.44%
Rio 23Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$49.3M Fox -28.83%