On the eve of ParisFX's 25th anniversary celebration of CG animation, French 3-D animators and producers say the industry has hit a dry patch.
Universal's "The Tale of Despereaux" marks the first big step by Framestore CFC into producing its own CGI animated movies. Framestore set up a feature animation arm 2½ years ago in partnership with…
The posters in Spain for "Donkey Xote" proclaimed "From the producers who saw 'Shrek,'" but those ironic one-sheets could not make the "Don Quixote" adaptation a success in their native land, where…
In a boost to its Festival Direct video-on-demand service, IFC has struck a package deal for 10 films repped by Celluloid Dreams.
Mark Burnett Prods. has entered into a partnership with No Good TV, with plans for developing the popular, privately funded online video producer's content into traditional television series.
Movie-based videogame publisher Brash Entertainment has laid off 20 employees and is in talks with studios about returning licenses as it struggles to find new financing.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group has acquired domestic homevid and TV distrib rights to the release slate of Senator U.S. beginning with Bret Easton Ellis' "The Informers."
Blockbuster said that rentals rose last month despite a weak slate of titles and tough retail climate. Topper Jim Keyes projected further gains in coming months as Americans opt to stay in and make…
The hottest market in videogames may be casual players, but hardcore gamers still want their red meat -- and that's exactly what "Gears of War 2" provides.
TriggerStreet.com founders Kevin Spacey and Dana Brunetti announced "Parallels" as the 2008 Online Film Festival winner.
Without Google's muscle behind it, Yahoo's chances for digging out of a long slump are looking even poorer, making it appear more likely that the company will turn to Microsoft or AOL to help weather…