20th Century Fox has released a teaser trailer for Blue Sky Studios’ upcoming Peanuts feature film, which offers a first look at the movie’s art style and the appearances of Charlie Brown and Snoopy. The Peanuts movie is being produced by the son of Peanuts creator Charles M. Schulz, Craig Schulz, who wrote the screenplay […]
The popular Argentine animated feature film hit “Metegol” has had its North American film rights acquired by The Weinstein Company and will be redistributed in North America as “Underdogs” this summer [just after the World Cup]. “Metegol/Underdogs” centers on players from a foosball table coming to life and helping the film’s hero save the town […]
In its second week of release, DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc’s Mr. Peabody and Sherman beat out both last week’s box office champ 300: Rise of an Empire and newcomer Need for Speed, raking in $21.8 million in ticket sales vs. 300: Rise of an Empire‘s $19.2 million and Need for Speed‘s $17.84 million (all numbers […]
With over a billion dollars made, tons of merchandise, and lots of little girls replaying “Let it Go” incessantly (much to the annoyance of their parents), Disney’s Frozen is a phenomenon now. It almost feels pointless to review a movie that virtually everybody has seen, but I know some of you are interested in my […]
UK Premiere of Brand New Episode of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 'The Good, The Bad and the Casey Jones'
Tomorrow morning sees the UK debut of ‘The Good, The Bad and the Casey Jones’ a brand new season 2 episode of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. After having encountered mutants and ninjas, Casey decides to take the fight to the streets. Encountering Raphael, the two form an unlikely partnership. The episode premieres in the UK […]
Walt Disney Studios has released new character poses and descriptions for the cast of Planes: Fire and Rescue, the sequel to last year’s Planes. In the new movie, cropduster-turned-racing plane Dusty Crophopper switches to aerial firefighting. The movie is scheduled for release on July 18, 2014. FACT SHEET PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE (In 3D) DISNEY […]
After seeing tremendous success from “The Lego Movie” this spring, Warner Bros. wasted no time in announcing a sequel was on the way and even less time in signing up a director for the sequel – none other than Chris McKay from “Robot Chicken” fame. “The Lego Movie 2” is currently scheduled to be released […]
Sony Animation Announces Upcoming Film Slate: "Hotel Transylvania 2," "Popeye," New Genndy Tartakovsky Film, All-Animated "Smurfs"
The Hollywood Reporter covers Sony Pictures Animation’s announcements of upcoming films. Genndy Tartakovsky (Hotel Transylvania, Samurai Jack) is poised to be the company’s go-to director, helming Hotel Transylvania 2 for a September 25, 2015 release, followed by Popeye in 2016. The report also reveals a new project tentatively titled Genndy Tartakovsky’s Can You Imagine? which […]