In 1995, at pretty much the midpoint of Aardman Animations' 40-year history, the Bristol-based cartoon studio's co-founders, Peter Lord and David Sproxton, hatched the crazy idea of making a…
Wallace And Gromit
Amazon.com is now streaming “Wallace and Gromit,” “Shaun the Sheep” and other animated series and specials under an exclusive licensing pact with Aardman Animations on its Prime Instant Video service…
Euro film and TV group Studiocanal has closed major territory deals on "Shaun the Sheep," the bigscreen debut of a character first seen in Aardman Animations' Oscar-winning short, "A Close Shave."…
Although state-of-the-art in its rendering of textures, movement and stereography, DreamWorks' latest 3D toon, "The Croods," adopts a relatively primitive approach to storytelling.
Winning an Oscar for animated short -- or even earning a nomination -- can lead to a career in features.
In giving three of its five animated feature slots to stop-motion films -- "Frankenweenie," "ParaNorman" and "The Pirates! Band of Misfits" -- the Academy would seem to be favoring a century-old…
Wall Street hammered DreamWorks Animation on Monday after a soft opening for "Rise of the Guardians" has some antsy about a writedown unless international can make up the shortfall.
After dipping its toes into pure CG animation for "Arthur Christmas," Aardman integrates its feted old-school stop-motion technique with top-drawer visual effects in this irrepressibly amusing caper.
Blighty's television sector will benefit from a tax break to encourage home-grown programs to lense in the country and attract overseas productions.
In 11 months, Sony will release Aardman Animation's next feature, "Arthur Christmas."
The stop-motion-animated "Fox" is as recognizably a Wes Anderson film as any of his previous pics.