Lakeshore Entertainment and Screen Gems are teaming to bring a third installment of the "Underworld" franchise to the bigscreen. F/x maven Patrick Tatopoulos, who developed the creatures for the…
John Travolta is boarding "The Taking of Pelham 123," negotiating to join Denzel Washington in the Tony Scott-directed remake at Columbia. Travolta will play the leader of a quartet that hijacks a…
Ed Burns has inked a deal with Apple to bypass a theatrical release for his comedy drama "Purple Violets" and release the pic on iTunes.
"Hell's Kitchen" viewers who've dreamed of having Gordon Ramsay curse them out are in luck.
Spyro the Dragon could soon breathe some fire on the bigscreen: The Animation Picture Co. has optioned the rights to turn the purple star of Sierra Entertainment and Vivendi Game's vidgame franchise…
Comicbooks and graphic novels have been hot stuff at the box office the past few years. But as studios work their way through the superhero pantheon, the need for new properties to adapt has put…
Only a few years after starting up Tokyopop with licensed titles from Japan, founder Stu Levy floated the idea to bookstores of publishing manga in the original, right-to-left format.
From a sidewalk cafe in Cannes, Kabillion CEO Bill Schultz had a streetwise view of the international animation scene on display at the recent Mipcom.
For a region where so much appears to be larger than life, it's probably more of a surprise that the Middle East hasn't contributed more to the field of animation than it already has. That may soon…
For decades it has been a rewarding cycle for both sides of the Pacific: Hollywood studios have sent their animation pre-production work (the storyboards, designs and character and background…
The grinning flowers. The jellyfish eyes. The exaggerated mushroom forests. As both homage to and reaction against the world of Japanese animation, Takashi Murakami's iconic Superflat creations would…