On the heels of continued Russian box office strength, IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) today announced that it has signed agreements with two new exhibitor partners in Russia, Kinomax and MORI Cinema, to open a combined total of four new digital IMAX theatres within new multiplexes.
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Disney*Pixar's CARS 2 received the checkered flag at the U.S. box office for the weekend of June 24-26, 2011.
Universal Pictures is banking on FAST & FURIOUS 6, slotting it into the Memorial Day weekend on May 24, 2013, reports Deadline.com.
On Monday, June 27, The U.S. Supreme Court shot down California's proposed ban on the rental or sale of violent videogames to minors in a 7-2 decision, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Lightcraft Technology, a developer of real-time visual effects technology for the film and television industries, announced that it is offering free training classes to help filmmakers, production personnel and anyone else who is interested in learning how to use its Previzion VFX system.
Christopher Meloni, who recently left his starring role on LAW & ORDER: SVU, is in talks to join Zack Snyder's MAN OF STEEL, reports Vulture.
Ben Barnes (THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: PRINCE CASPIAN) is in talks to play the lead in THE SEVENTH SON, based Joseph Delaney's YA novel THE SPOOK'S APPRENTICE, reports Variety.
Lily Cole (THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS) and Sam Spruell (THE HURT LOCKER) have joined the cast of Universal's SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN, reports Heat Vision.
Leading kids’ entertainment specialist, CAKE has bolstered its relationship with The Walt Disney Company’s television group following strong sales of two key programmes to Disney Channels.
Dimension Films announced today that SPY KIDS: ALL THE TIME IN THE WORLD is taking moviegoers to a whole new dimension in 4D with Aromascope.
MGM has tapped Seth Gordon (HORRIBLE BOSSES) to direct its remake of WAR GAMES, reports Deadline.com.
It’s not easy to find love, especially if you’re falling apart, stinky and a little bloody around the edges. Welcome to Rotting Hill, where the extinction of humanity has led to the rise of a new species – zombies.
Julia Ormond is in negotiations to play Superman's biological mother Lara Lor-Van in Zack Snyder's MAN OF STEEL, reports Deadline.com.
Natalie Dormer (TV's THE TUDORS) has signed onto the second season of HBO's smash hit series GAME OF THRONES, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Red Giant (www.redgiant.com) today announced it has unveiled a new web presence that brings together unparalleled libraries of training content, product information and the Red Giant communities and organizes them neatly under one umbrella site.
Short animated film ”Nullarbor” by Melbourne’s The Lampshade Collective received the Yoram Gross Animation Award at the Sydney Film Festival over the weekend.
CHARGED STUDIOS is proud to announce that ‘Falling Up,’ an independent animated short produced through its Artists In Residence Program, was honored this month with The Audience Choice Award at the 2011 Brooklyn Film Festival (BFF).
Forecasting a busy summer of production, Calabash Animation has added accomplished animation director Chris Blake as the company’s new CG Production Manager, and Lead Animator Eric Meister.
Fuel VFX collaborated with Director Graeme Burfoot, The Feds and Clemenger BBDO Sydney to create GE’s latest brand campaign that showcases the company’s innovations in transportation and business technologies, health care and clean energy.
Bent Image Lab has teamed up with agency Borders, Perrin, Norrander to create an emotionally uplifting and visually dynamic 30 second TV spot Plywood for the Oregon Lottery.
Syfy has signed actress Valerie Cruz (Off the Map, True Blood, Dexter) as a recurring guest star on its newest original series Alphas, it was announced today.
SIGGRAPH Asia has announced the addition of a new program to our list of top-notch conference programs, the Symposium on Apps.
Sydney Opera House today announced the return of the global GRAPHIC animation competition as part of the GRAPHIC 2011 festival of storytelling, animation and music.