ANNECY — Bibo Bergeron, the director of DreamWorks’ “The Road to El Dorado” and “Shark Tale,” and Mike de Seve, a story consultant for many DreamWorks films, including “Shrek 2” and “Madagascar,” are…
Animated sequels have both soared (see: “Toy Story 2” and “Toy Story 3”) and sunk (see: “Cars 2” and direct-to-video “Little Mermaid 2”). As it opens stateside, how does “Rio 2” stack up against the…
Stage and touring events may be a big and growing side business for studios, but DreamWorks Animation is looking to generate even more coin from its theatrical biz, with “Shrek the Musical” set to be…
Analysts have long believed that it would be difficult for Jeffrey Katzenberg to secure a new distribution pact for DreamWorks Animation -- especially at a studio with a successful toon division.
The consistently amusing "Puss in Boots" should appease audiences and shareholders alike as the swashbuckling cat leaves his prints all over the fall box office.
If you lived through the disco era of the late 1970s, like I did, you probably recall it as a period that came and went in a flash. Some music we'd rather forget: "The Hustle" was that generation's…
Paramount and DreamWorks Animation launch 3D toon "Shrek Forever After" at 4,359 playdates.
As the final chapter in the "Shrek" series is prepped for its bow in theaters, franchise director-writer-producer Andrew Adamson is embarking on his next adventure: big-budget fantasy "Fountain City."
The third time really has been the charm so far this summer at the international box office. Three franchises in their third iteration -- Sony's "Spider-Man," Paramount's "Shrek" and Disney's…
Not even the terror alert, the heavily viewed TV "Concert for Diana" or Wimbledon could keep U.K. audiences away from moviegoing this weekend, with "Shrek the Third" breaking records in its launch.
"Shrek the Third" continued to work its magic on the European box office over the weekend, with muscular bows in Spain and Germany while continuing to do boffo biz in Gaul.