Posts Tagged ‘Sony’

PR: Hugh Grant to Take Lead Voice Role in Aardman’s "The Pirates! Band of Misfits"

by Grant Whiteon May 5, 2011
Hugh Grant Takes the Lead in “The Pirates! Band of Misfits” an Aardman Production for Sony Pictures Animation Martin Freeman, David Tennant, Imelda Staunton, Jeremy Piven, Salma Hayek, Brian Blessed, Brendan Gleeson, Russell Tovey, and Ashley Jensen Also On Board CULVER CITY, Calif., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Hugh Grant will voice the lead role […]

New Clips from "The Illusionist" – "Alice in Edinburgh" and "New Shoes"

by Ed Liuon May 3, 2011
Toonzone is proud to host the following two clips from The Illusionist, coming to DVD and Blu-ray disc from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment on May 10, 2011: CLIP: Alice Takes in Edinburgh CLIP: Alice Tries on Her New Shoes Don’t forget to enter our giveaway of one copy of The Illusionist Blu-ray/DVD combo pack. Check […]

New Clips from "The Illusionist" – "Garden Party" and "BTS: Design"

by Ed Liuon April 29, 2011
Toonzone is proud to host the following two clips from The Illusionist, coming to DVD and Blu-ray disc from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment on May 10, 2011: CLIP: The Garden Party BONUS: The Making of the Illusionist – Design Check out more of Toonzone’s coverage of The Illusionist.

"The Illusionist" Teaser and Clip; Coming to Blu-ray/DVD on May 10, 2011

by Ed Liuon April 27, 2011
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has released the following teaser and clip from The Illusionist, the latest animated film by Sylvain Chomet, coming to DVD and Blu-ray on May 10, 2011. Special features include a director’s commentary track with Sylvain Chomet and a “Making of” featurette. The Illusionist will be available on May 10, 2011. For […]

Washington Post Interviews Sylvain Chomet on "The Illusionist"

by Ed Liuon February 18, 2011
The Washington Post‘s Comic Riffs weblog has interviewed French animation director Sylvain Chomet on his latest movie, The Illusionist, now in a limited US theatrical run and one of three contenders for a Best Animated Feature Academy Award (alongside Toy Story 3 and How to Train Your Dragon). Among other topics, Chomet discusses how famed […]

Sony Pictures Animation Lands Film Project from Industry Vets

by Ed Liuon December 20, 2010
The Hollywood Reporter states that Sony Pictures Animation has picked up an original project to be penned by Oscar-nominated writer David Reynolds (A Bug’s Life, The Emperor’s New Groove, Finding Nemo) and animator Stephen Franck (The Iron Giant, How to Train Your Dragon, Despicable Me) and the Gotham Group. Details of the project are being […]

"Open Season 3" Coming to DVD and Blu-ray January 25, 2011

by Ed Liuon November 17, 2010
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has announced Open Season 3 will be coming to DVD and Blu-ray on January 25, 2011. The trailer for the direct-to-video sequel is embedded below: The full press release for the DVD and Blu-ray follows, along with box art. “Those funny, furry, forest friends are back with another great adventure. True […]

New CG Resident Evil Movie Announced

by darkdetectiveon September 15, 2010
Capcom and Sony Pictures Entertainment Japan Co., Ltd. have announced the co-production of Resident Evil: Damnation, an new CG feature. It will be the sequel to Resident Evil: Degeneration. The film is currently in production and being directed by Makoto Kamiya and produced by Hiroyuki Kobayashi. There are plans for a 3D release in 2012. […]

Volume 3 of "The Real Ghostbusters" Coming to Stores August 3rd

by Dan Collinson June 18, 2010 reports that Time-Life is bringing Volume 3 of the hit cartoons series The Real Ghostbusters to retailers on August 3, 2010. The 5-disc set contains 31 more episodes, 5 commentaries from cast & crew, image galleries, scripts and storyboards on DVD Rom, a booklet, and more.

Sony Announces 3-D CGI Animated "Popeye"

by Ed Liuon March 23, 2010
Variety is reporting that the iconic spinach-eating comic and cartoon sailor Popeye will be returning to theater screens in a 3-D CGI feature film from Sony. The article states that King Features Syndicate, the owners of Popeye, brought it to Avi Arad (Spider-Man) for feature film treatment, and Arad has been named as the producer. […]