The Hollywood Reporter states that actor Colin Firth has dropped out of the CGI/live-action hybrid film Paddington. No reason was given for his departure, with Firth saying in a statement, “It’s been bittersweet to see this delightful creature take shape and come to the sad realization that he simply doesn’t have my voice.” The film, […]
In a box office battle of sequels, comedic cops beat dragons this past weekend. DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.’s How to Train Your Dragon 2 came in second place at the box office in its premiere weekend, with its estimated $50 million in ticket sales falling $10 million short of Sony’s 22 Jump Street ticket sales. […]
Variety covers an advance screening of Inside Out, the upcoming Pixar animated feature film directed by Pete Docter that will bring audiences into the mind of a young girl through personifications of her major emotions. The screening and remarks by Docter reveal many more details about the film that have been publicly available until now. […]
DreamWorks Releases "Home" Trailer, Announces Dates for "Puss in Boots 2," "Croods 2," "Madagascar 4"
In advance of the release of How to Train Your Dragon 2, DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc., has released the trailer for Home, coming to theaters in March 2015: In addition, the Hollywood Reporter states that three DreamWorks sequels have gotten release dates from distributor Fox: The Croods 2 will be released on November 3, 2017; […]
DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc., has released the official trailer for The Penguins of Madagascar, the spinoff movie from the Madagascar franchise set for release on November 26, 2014. THE PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR Animation-Comedy Release: November 26, 2014, in 3D Directed by: Simon Smith, Eric Darnell Produced by: Lara Brey, Tripp Hudson, Mark Swift Cast: Tom […]
“The LEGO Movie: Everything is Awesome Edition” is a three-disc extravaganza set to arrive next week. The three discs consist of a Blu-ray, a 3D Blu-ray and a DVD along with a special Vitruvius mini action figure and extras that include Emmet taking you through the film’s production (“Bring LEGO To Life”), a tutorial with […]
After Edgar Wright bailed on the film project, Disney/Marvel hired Peyton Reed [“Yes Man”] to finish up directing “Ant-Man”. Former “Saturday Night Live” writer Adam McKay will write the script which stars Michael Douglas as Dr. Hank Pym who discovers a chemical potion that can turn a human into an ant-sized superhero. “Ant-Man” is currently […]