Warner Bros. Online has launched LooneyTunes.com, a new destination solely dedicated to the studio's library of classic animated characters, including Bugs Bunny, Wile E. Coyote and Daffy Duck.
One the eve of the Cannes premiere of its computer-animated film "Shrek," DreamWorks has acquired the screen rights to "Truckers," "Diggers" and "Wings," a series of bestselling fantasy novels that…
Boutique f/x shop Tigar Hare Studios has pacted with Shanghai Digital Studios in China to create high-quality computer-generated animation at a reduced cost for U.S. productions.
Who said TV animation is having problems? The collective voices behind long-running hit comedy "The Simpsons" are closing new deals with 20th Century Fox Television and Gracie Films that will hike…
Danica Zimmerman has joined animation/design studio Creative Capers in the post of VP of development, where she will oversee live-action and animated projects for both TV and film.
Marking the pic's 10th anniversary, Walt Disney Pictures' "Beauty and the Beast" will be released Jan. 1 in giant-screen format, including spruced-up imagery and a newly animated song sequence.
It suddenly appears that a planned takeover of TV and film animator Film Roman may be off, with parties working toward a stretched deadline of Friday for saving the deal. Pentamedia, an India-based…
For the online entertainment community, it might just be a small world after all. Seeking new revenue streams, studios that develop Web animation are turning their attention overseas to find…
The European Broadcasting Union has announced plans for its latest kidvid co-production, "The Adventures of Marco and Gina," an $8.8 million cartoon series aimed at kids 5-10.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%