Posts Tagged ‘DreamWorks’

Hollywood Reporter Reveals Details on "How to Train Your Dragon" Sequel

by Ed Liuon February 8, 2011
The Hollywood Reporter has spoken with Dean DeBlois, co-director of DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon, about the progress for the sequel to the movie. DeBlois stated that he has already received notes back from the studio on the first draft of the script, stating that “We are treating How To Train Your Dragon […]

Super Bowl Teaser for "Kung Fu Panda 2" Released

by Ed Liuon February 3, 2011
Yahoo! Movies is hosting the teaser for Kung Fu Panda 2: The Kaboom of Doom that will be airing during this year’s Super Bowl: Kung Fu Panda 2: The Kaboom of Doom will be released on May 27, 2011. (via TZ member AerostarMonk)

DreamWorks Animation to Adapt Krofft’s "Lidsville" for Big Screen

by Ed Liuon February 3, 2011
DreamWorks Animation SKG has announced that it will be adapting Sid & Marty Krofft’s TV series Lidsville as an animated feature film. Like the 1970’s TV series, the movie will be set in a world of living hats and talking caps. Sid and Marty Krofft will serve as executive producers for the movie, which was […]

Producer Gives Updates on "How to Train Your Dragon" Sequel & TV Series

by Ed Liuon January 20, 2011 has interviewed producer Tim Johnson on the status of DreamWorks Animation’s follow-ups to How to Train Your Dragon. Johnson states that co-director Dean DeBlois will return to write and direct the second film, and also that the TV series will try to stay true to the more dramatic sensibilities of the movie (as compared […]

DreamWorks Animation Announces "Monkeys of Bollywood"

by Ed Liuon January 13, 2011
Variety reports that DreamWorks Animation SKG is fast-tracking development of Monkeys of Bollywood, an animated feature musical that will feature the work of Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman (Slumdog Millionaire) and Broadway lyricist Stephen Schwartz, with husband-and-wife pair Gurinder Chadha and Paul Berges producing. The movie is said to be based on the Hindu epic poem […]

"Megamind" Comes to DVD and Blu-ray February 25, 2011

by Ed Liuon January 4, 2011
DreamWorks Animation Studios SKG has announced that Megamind will be arriving on DVD and Blu-ray disc on February 25, 2011. The movie stars Will Ferrell as the titular supervillain who finds himself lacking a sense of purpose after he finally defeats his superheroic nemesis. The movie also stars Brad Pitt, Tina Fey, David Cross, and […]

DreamWorks Animation Picks Up "Maintenance" Movie Rights

by on December 19, 2010
The Hollywood Reporter has reported DreamWorks Animation has apparently picked up the movie rights to Maintenance, an Oni Press comic book. Maintenance, written by Jim Massey and illustrated by Robbi Rodriguez and published by Oni Press in December of 2006, follows the exploits of two janitors who work for TerroMax, Inc., the world’s biggest and […]

New Video Clips from "Shrek the Whole Story" DVD/Blu-ray Set (UPDATED with Trailer)

by Ed Liuon December 7, 2010
UPDATED December 7, 2010: The trailer for the Shrek: The Whole Story boxed set has also been released: The original article follows: Toonzone News has the following videos from Shrek: The Whole Story, the upcoming boxed set containing all 4 Shrek movies from DreamWorks Animation SKG. Click the images to play the clips (requires QuickTime): […]

Katzenberg Talks DreamWorks Sequels

by on December 6, 2010
Empire recently sat down with Dreamworks Animation’s Jeffery Katzenberg. He mentioned there are plans for five Kung Fu Panda sequels, two How To Train Your Dragon sequels and two more Madagascar sequels. Here is an excerpt: Jeffery Katzenberg: “So today I can tell you pretty succinctly where Madagascar goes. Ultimately they will come back to […]

"Megamind" Continues Box Office Dominance with $30.1M in Second Week

by Ed Liuon November 15, 2010
DreamWorks Animation’s Megamind took the top spot in box office ticket sales for the second week in a row, with its estimated $30.1 million in receipts holding off a challenge from Unstoppable (which took #2 with $23.5 million in ticket sales). Approximately 64% of its box office take came from 3-D ticket sales.