Sony has tapped “The Simpsons” and “King of the Hill” comedy writer Jon Vitti to pen a screenplay for the studio’s upcoming 3D toon based on the Angry Birds app from Rovio Entertainemnt. Vet producer…
“Escape From Planet Earth”-producer Rainmaker Entertainment has paired up with Blockade Entertainment to adapt the Insomniac Games franchise “Ratchet & Clank” into a 3D-animated film. Goal is to…
A lightweight, warp-speed, brightly colored trifle that should delight small children and sporadically amuse their parents, "Escape from Planet Earth" is the sort of second-tier animated…
A time-travel twister that pits a ruthless hit man (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) against his future self (Bruce Willis), "Looper" marks a huge leap forward for Rian Johnson ("Brick").
VANCOUVER Canada's Rainmaker Entertainment has sold its animation studio to Beijing-based animation company, Xing Xing Digital, which will take over Rainmaker's $7 million debt and real estate leases.
With their data storage costs on the rise as visual effects companies render more and more work, vfx and animation houses are finding a silver lining in a shared cloud.
The International 3D Society will present Sony Corp. of America with its 2012 Sir Charles Wheatstone Award for advocacy, technology and professional education at the Society's 3rd Annual 3D Creative…
Barbie is going to spend a lot more time in the makeup chair.
Brendan Fraser, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jessica Alba, Rob Corddry, James Gandolfini and Craig Robinson have been tapped for the voice cast for animated 3D family comedy ''Escape From Planet Earth.''
The selection process for picking the lawyers on Variety's first-ever Hollywood Law: Up Next list took no account of the candidates' gender. When the final list emerged, virtually half of the…