Disney has Mickey Mouse, Warners has Bugs Bunny, but until just eight years ago, Universal Studios hadn't put much stock in cartoon characters. Now, one can hardly reference the studio or its recent…
The Academy announced today that 16 animated features have been submitted for the 2015 Oscar race.
Feature Toons Hail From Near and Far
Back when the Academy first introduced an Oscar for animated feature, audiences were still buying tickets just to witness the medium's latest breakthroughs, from realistic fur to plausible water…
Universal has set a trio of July dates for upcoming animated titles from Illumination, which produced the “Despicable Me” movies and “Minions.” The first film will open on July 13, 2018; the second…
Local films dominated the Chinese box office over the holiday weekend, accounting for over 90% of the week's total.
Hollywood films collided with each other at the top of the Chinese box office over the past, largely quiet, week.
“Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials” raced to the top of the foreign box office, picking up a robust $43.3 million from 66 markets. The young adult thriller took the top spot in 30 of those territories…
"Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation" dominated the Chinese box office on the weekdays, but "Minions" challenged it over the weekend.
“Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” topped the foreign box office with $91.3 million this weekend, pushing its global total past the $600 million mark. The bulk of that haul came from China, where…
Cinemas in Hong Kong enjoyed a 33% growth business over the summer months of July and August. Hollywood dominated as local titles slumped.