The local animation industry is in suspended animation after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the U.S. and the resulting worldwide slowdown.
It's a question that has dogged children and other philosophers since time immemorial: If an ogre and a monster got in a fight, who would win?
Nine pics were declared eligible Wednesday for the first new Oscar category in 20 years: feature-length animation. A committee of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will pare the list down…
DreamWorks' gentle giant "Shrek" garnered eight Annies, including best animated theatrical feature, at the Intl. Animated Film Society's 29th annual Annie Awards held in Glendale on Saturday night.
While Disney was enjoying "Monster" box office receipts for its computer-animated theatrical release, DreamWorks and Universal Studios were raking in Shrek-sized green of their own with the biggest…
Talk about a well-named movie. "Monster's, Inc." was a box-office monster this weekend, and its feature-tooner record $63.5 million in estimated three-day grosses bodes big things for the corporate…
"Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" is about to get really animated.
DreamWorks' hit toon "Shrek" received an even dozen Annie Award nominations from ASIFA-Hollywood, the Intl. Animated Film Society.
After seizing the crown as Japan's highest-grossing film, the Hayao Miyazaki-helmed animation feature "Spirited Away" is on track to become its all-time B.O. champ. The pic has clocked up a phenom…
Japanese advertising conglom Dentsu is partnering with L.A.-based animator DIC as a co-producer on the upcoming series "Alienators: Evolution Continues," taking distribution rights in Japan and some…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%