Columbia Pictures has optioned remake and sequel rights to Big Man Japan, which will be developed and produced into a new feature film by Neal H. Moritz through his Original Film banner, it was announced today by Hannah Minghella, president of production for Columbia Pictures.
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Bobby Glickert, who once served as Justin Lin's assistant, has inked a deal with Universal and producers Lin and Scott Stuber on an original sci-fi thriller, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Arc Productions is producing the animation for Matt Hatter Chronicles, a high-end television animation series in 3D, produced by Platinum Films Ltd. and Dream Mill Inc.
Fans attending Disney’s D23 Expo (August 19-21, 2011) will have access to an exclusive advance screening of “The Lion King” in Disney Digital 3D, ahead of the film’s highly anticipated theatrical and home entertainment releases, The Walt Disney Studios announced today.
Charlex, led by CD Will Kim and Senior Producer Corey Budro, just completed VFX on a Darren Aronofsky-directed Revlon spot starring Jessica Biel and Pharrell Williams.
Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and directed by Rob Marshall, is the 4th instalment of the popular series.
For the 12th time the Bitfilm Festival invites digital filmmakers to participate in its online film competition.
Framestore has created the second installment of Andrex’s new CG puppy campaign, a party themed commercial called Collections.
Paramount has picked up the rights to Penny Arcade's online comic NEW KID as its animated follow-up to RANGO, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Craig Brewer, the director of HUSTLE & FLOW and the upcoming remake of FOOTLOOSE, has inked an agreement with Warner Bros. to write and direct TARZAN, reports Deadline.com.
Mary Harron (AMERICAN PSYCHO) is in talks with Universal to helm the teen fantasy film WICKED LOVELY, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Hacker group Lulz Security claims that it has breached SonyPictures.com, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Aardman director Darren Robbie, who was a lead animator on the classic film Chicken Run and is also known as Chopsy Animation, has produced a stunning short animated film for the MS Society which graphically and powerfully depicts the reality of living with multiple sclerosis (MS).
Guests will enter the enchanting story of “The Little Mermaid,” complete with characters and songs from the Academy Award-winning Disney animated motion picture, when they board The Little Mermaid - Ariel’s Undersea Adventure, premiering Friday, June 3, in Disney California Adventure park at the Disneyland Resort.
Walden Media will co-fund Universal's adaptation of Laura Hillenbrand's book UNBROKEN: A WORLD WAR II STORY OF SURVIVAL, RESILIENCE AND REDEMPTION, reports Deadline.com.
DAZ 3D introduces DAZ Studio 4, the latest version of DAZ 3D's character creation, art and animation tool.
Household favourites including Rolf Harris and Richard E Grant are backing animated television programmes for children despite the lack of government support for the UK animation industry.
From the mind of "Avatar" creature effects artist Alex Alvarez, founder and president of the Gnomon school of Visual Effects, The Gnomon Workshop today announced an all-new instructional video for download and DVD formats titled The Making of 'Dirge.'
Oddworld Inhabitants today announced the updated release schedule for its critically-acclaimed, award-winning classics, Oddworld Stranger’s Wrath and Oddworld Munch’s Oddysee for the PlayStation 3.
Platinum Studios, Inc., an entertainment company that controls an international library of more than 5,000 comic book characters which it adapts, produces and licenses for all forms of media, and Practical Pictures, producer of the "American Pie" and "Final Destination" franchises, announced today that they are jointly developing the Platinum Studios graphic novel "Alien At Large" as a feature film.
Harry Redmond Jr., a trailblazer in special effects from the dawn of talking films, died at his Hollywood Hills home on May 23, writes The Hollywood Reporter.