Posts Tagged ‘Happy Feet’

“The Peanuts Movie” Takes Second Behind Bond in Premiere Weekend

by Ed Liuon November 10, 2015
The Peanuts Movie earned an estimated $45 million in ticket sales in its premiere weekend, placing it second behind Spectre, the latest installment of the enduring James Bond franchise, and the fourth outing for Daniel Craig as James Bond. While the box office take for The Peanuts Movie might seem low, the total is comparable […]

Australia’s Animal Logic VFX Studio Splits Into 3 Divisions

by Ed Liuon March 5, 2014
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, […]

"Happy Feet Two" Blu-ray: Trips Over Its Own Two Feet

by Ed Liuon March 16, 2012
With Happy Feet Two, director George Miller has repeated the experience of the Babe series of movies. Babe and the original Happy Feet took a concept that was as simple as it was absurd (a sheep-herding pig in the former, tap-dancing penguins in the latter) and turned it into a winning film through sheer force […]