The 86th Academy Award presentation is closing fast – less than three months away now – and the list of the films under consideration for a Best Visual Effects award has officially been narrowed to 10. They are, in alphabetical order… “Elysium” “Gravity” “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” “Iron Man 3” “The Lone Ranger” […]
“Saving Mr. Banks” – Disney’s upcoming feature film starring Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson as it details Walt Disney’s [Hanks] pursuit of British author P.L. Travers [Thompson] to get her Mary Poppins books brought to the big screen – has its own multi-touch book version that went live today. The multi-touch book details the story […]
Still flailing around for holiday gift ideas for that special person in your life who genuflects at the temple of the animation industry? Flail no more, your holiday gift holy grail may have arrived with the publication of “The CG Story: Computer Generated Animation and Special Effects” by Christopher Finch. The 368-page book [yes, book, […]
When Disney purchased the Star Wars empire from George Lucas last year in a massive multi-billion dollar deal, they also purchased some of the rights to the “Indiana Jones” film franchise, which Lucas owned within his Lucasfilm Corporation. Disney essentially bought Lucasfilm and Indy but Lucas had previously cut a deal with Paramount for distribution […]
Nickelodeon will stream more than 200 hours of its television shows – including “SpongeBob SquarePants” and “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” – to the online video platform of Chinese internet media company, The video will be dubbed or subtitled in Mandarin. Nickelodeon will begin streaming to Sohu’s approximately 389 million users in late December 2013.
Synopsis: The drug-addicted Home Ec teacher needs to take a break from school and Bob fills in as the substitute giving Tina sugar plum fairy visions in her head of being Teacher’s Pet – until Bob deems class troublemaker Zeke to be worthy of holding the spatula. Details: The drug-addicted Home Ec teacher with the […]
Synopsis: There is an improbable attack on Queen Consolidated that brings assistant forensic scientist Barry Allen [aka The Flash] all the way from Central City to supposedly assist in the investigation. Details: The episode opens with somebody deemed to be very strong breaking into the fortress-like warehouse of Queen Consolidated that is so well constructed […]
The new trailer for next year’s “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ is out with Andrew Garfield’s Spidey exchanging pleasantries with Jamie Foxx’s Electro [amongst others] along with the usual amount of Spidey angst and leaping about. Official release dates are April 16, 2014 in international markets and May 2, 2014 in the good old US of […]