ABC's dramas and comedies dominated the 2007 Golden Globe TV series noms, but there was plenty of good news for HBO, NBC and Showtime as well.
Distribution Co., Argentina's top indie distrib, has added a trio of pickups from European sales agents to its ample and eclectic slate.
Italy is on cloud nine over news that Ennio Morricone will receive an honorary nod at the 79th Academy Awards. And, of course, so is the composer-conductor himself.
MOTION PICTURE DRAMA“Babel” – Anonymous Content Production/Una Producción De Zeta Film/Central Film Production; Paramount Pictures/Paramount Vantage “Bobby” – MGM; The Weinstein Company “The Departed”…
Double vision defined this year's Golden Globe nominations, with Clint Eastwood drawing dual director nods for his twin World War II epics "Flags of Our Fathers" and "Letters From Iwo Jima," while…
For decades, the feature animation biz has consisted of just one model: studio-run animation houses that employ a roughly consistent number of animators who move from project to project. That model…
Last year, all three best animated feature Oscar nominees were 2-D films -- two stop-motion affairs and the hand-drawn "Howl's Moving Castle." A year later, the feature world has witnessed a massive…
"Cars" zoomed to the top of the box office and "Monster House" scared plenty of kids, but thanks to a plethora of animated-animal stories, critters ruled the 2006 toon scene. So how do the animation…
If you eavesdropped on a Pixar Animation story session, you'd hear discussions of what director John Lasseter calls "The Rules." In no small way, adherence to Pixar's storytelling "rules" accounts…
"Spirited Away" introduced millions of Americans to venerable Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki when it won the animated feature Oscar in 2003. Miyazaki's company, Studio Ghibli, has been a fixture in…
Warner Bros. Pictures has hired Jeff Baena to pen battle-of-the-sexes comedy "The Awakening of Jean-Luc Barbara" and set it up with Tapestry Films to produce.