Tobey Maguire's production shingle, Maguire Entertainment, has joined Endgame Entertainment and Raw Entertainment to bring Andy Behrman's memoir "Electroboy" to the bigscreen.
Universal Pictures has upped Alissa Andrews-Grayson to VP of national publicity.
Throughout the Academy's 70-year history of awarding an Oscar for animated short, there have been notable winners in every decade.
Ending a seven-month search for its "man in Hollywood," Gotham-based Time Warner subsid DC Comics has hired Joel Silver's TV topper Gregory Noveck to the newly created post of senior VP, creative…
Imagine an Oscar category with films inspired by legendary artists Dali and Giacometti. Then add a cartoon about tadpoles, a piece about sheep from the artist who designed "Toy Story's" Woody the…
One almost needs a storyboard to explain the rules governing the Academy's animated feature film category. An animated feature is defined as "a motion picture of at least 70 minutes in running time…
Andrew Stanton is on the phone from the Bay Area, where he is packing his bags for Tokyo. The movie he directed, "Finding Nemo," will have its premiere in Japan, six months after it opened in the U.S.
What's in it for a big movie studio to get involved with an animated short subject? When you're Sony Pictures Imageworks, producers of last year's animated short film Oscar winner "The ChubbChubbs!"…
Eleven films will vie for the animated feature film Oscar this year. Come Jan. 27, this list will be winnowed down to three nominees.
The U.S. majors are pressing Chinese authorities for a bigger share of B.O. grosses. Studio reps want to renegotiate revenue-sharing deals, which haven't changed for six or seven years.
First the conventional wisdom: The only thing that would jinx an animated feature film nomination for Disney/ Pixar's digitally animated "Finding Nemo" is the unexpected interference of a Chicago…