NEW YORK INT’L CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2014 FESTIVAL AWARD WINNERS PRESENTED MARCH 30, 2014 AT DGA THEATER Grand Prize Feature – FOOSBALL, Juan José Campanella, Argentina Grand Prize Short – A TOWN CALLED PANIC: THE CHRISTMAS LOG, Stéphane Aubier & Vincent Patar, Belgium/France Jury Award, Best Animated Short – JAMÓN, Iria Lopez, Spain Jury […]
The Hollywood Reporter notes that The Lego Movie has become the first film of 2014 to break $400 million in ticket sales internationally, with $248.3 million in US ticket sales and $152.2 million internationally for a worldwide total of $400.5 million through Sunday. The total puts it $100 million ahead of its closest competitor in […]
Everything's Coming up "Frozen": Top Animated Box Office, Top Album, Producer Interview, & Firefighters Singing "Let It Go"
With this past weekend’s box office results, Disney’s Frozen has become the top grossing animated feature film of all time, earning $1.072 billion worldwide to top Toy Story 3‘s $1.063 billion worldwide gross. Frozen is also now the 10th highest grossing movie of all time, falling just behind Warner Bros’ The Dark Knight Rises‘ $1.084 […]
CG animated comedy Free Birds is now available for HD download in the UK. Starring Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson, Amy Poehler and George Takei, the family friendly film focuses on Reggie, a farm turkey who questions why he and his kind are constantly being fattened up. His suspicions see him kidnapped by Jake, fellow turkey […]
Corinne Clarkson in Preston, Lancashire, UK, owner of the Mister Eaters chip shop, is now offering the “Ulti-Meatum” burger featured in the Regular Show episode “The Best Burger in the World.” The Ulti-Meatum encases an entire cheeseburger inside another burger, and then uses two more whole cheeseburgers as buns. In total, the real-world Ulti-Meatum contains […]
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 […]