When Dean DeBlois wrote and directed the "How to Train Your Dragon" pics (along with Chris Sanders for the first film), he was looking to take some creative risks and defy convention. It paid off…
Within the oeuvre of DreamWorks Animation, "How to Train Your Dragon" was anything but typical. So when the film went on to earn nearly half a billion dollars, director Dean DeBlois asked himself why…
ROME – "How To Train Your Dragon 2" will open Italy's Taormina Film Festival which will host the U.S. blockbuster’s Italo launch with a spectacular 3D screening in its 8,000 seat ancient Greek…
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Disney Channels has tapped Naketha Mattocks as VP, Original Movies. Mattocks reports to Adam Bonnett, executive VP, Original Programming, Disney Channels Worldwide. In the post, Mattocks…
ANNECY — In a first ever extended presentation to an audience outside DreamWorks Animation, writer-director Dean DeBlois and producer Bonnie Arnold lifted the lid Tuesday on one of DWA's most…
The Los Angeles Film Festival kicks off Thursday, with Pedro Almodovar's “I'm So Excited!” raising the curtain, and Nat Faxon and Jim Rash's “The Way, Way Back,” bringing it down. In between, the…
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…
"Son" plays like a parody of an Italo pic, furthering the peninsula's diminishing rep on the international cinema scene.
"Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington is coming out from behind The Wall to voice a villainous warrior in DreamWorks Animation's sequel "How to Train Your Dragon 2." Brit thesp is also set to star…
It comes as no surprise that DreamWorks dominated Saturday's Annie Awards.
"How to Train Your Dragon" was a risky project for DreamWorks Animation in that it was a departure from the studio's traditional toon comedies with a story that hinged on a father-son relationship.