Idris Elba [“The Wire”] is in final negotiations to become the newest voice of the malevolent Shere Khan, the tiger, in the newest CGI-live action hybrid adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s novel “The Jungle Book” directed by Jon Favreau. George Sanders originally provided the voice of the nefarious tiger in the Disney animated version from 1967. […]
Childrens fantasy novel “A Monster Calls” by Patrick Ness is set to be adapted into a feature film. The novel follows the plight of a boy who escapes the stress brought on by his mother’s illness and bullies at school by creating and entering a fantasy world inhabited by monsters and fairy tales. “A Monster […]
The Hollywood Reporter notes that Australia’s visual and digital effects studio Animal Logic is splitting into three specialist subsidiaries: a feature-animation division, a visual effects division, and a feature film development arm based in Los Angeles that will focus on developing a slate of animation. The studio has worked on several recently released animated features, […]
We’re only going to ask you this once – Where is Optimus Prime? – and if you don’t give us the answer we want to hear, then you will have to watch this trailer for the upcoming “Transformers: Age of Extinction” and wait until June 27, 2014 for the actual film’s release in theaters…
DISNEY’S “FROZEN” CROSSES $1 BILLION WORLDWIDE Winner of Two Academy Awards® Is Now Second Highest Grossing Animated Film Ever BURBANK, Calif. – March 3, 2014 – On the same day it won two Academy Awards® including Best Animated Feature, “Frozen,” Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 53rd feature film, crossed $1 billion at the worldwide box office. […]
The Muppets flung out their newest trailer promoting their upcoming film [“The Muppets: Most Wanted”, release date: March 21, 2014] and poking fun at Hollywood for pumping out sequels – including those from the Muppets….
The rebooted “Jurassic World” film starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard and Jake Johnson just got a couple of additions to the cast and one of them will be the bad guy. Indian star Irrfan Khan [“Life of Pi”] and Vincent D’Onofrio will be joing the dinosaur flick with D’Onofrio playing the bad guy in […]
Triggerfish Studios’ first film, Adventures in Zambezia, was a pleasant surprise. While it didn’t really break new ground in terms of its story, the movie was still exciting because it showed great potential for a newcomer to the feature animation scene and demonstrated tremendous technical skill for a surprisingly small amount of money. Unfortunately, it […]