Disney has hired Animal Logic commercials director/vfx artist Michael Gracey to direct its Snow White project THE ORDER OF THE SEVEN, which was formerly titled SNOW AND THE SEVEN, reports Heat Vision.
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Benjamin Walker (ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER) is in talks to join the cast of Legendary Pictures' PARADISE LOST, reports Deadline.com.
IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and Warner Bros. Pictures today announced that the next installment in the popular Final Destination franchise, Final Destination 5, will be the first film in the horror series to open in IMAX.
Render Rocket LLC, an advanced cloud-based rendering services company, and Thinware Media Ltd., the developers of the StudioCAP workflow automation and asset management solution for animation studios, announced today a new strategic partnership and technology integration that will enable animation studios to fully automate the process of rendering in the cloud.
Luxology LLC, an independent technology company developing next-generation 3D content creation software, is excited to announce a series of partner activities, contests and events during the ACM SIGGRAPH 2011 Conference at the Vancouver Convention Centre, Aug. 9 – 11, 2011.
Image Metrics, a leading provider of facial animation technology for the entertainment industry, will be presenting at the upcoming Edinburgh Interactive Festival.
Having been shut down over at Disney, Robert Zemeckis' Imagemovers has found a new home at Universal, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Nokia and Aardman Animations have set another Guinness World Record for the ‘World’s Largest Stop-motion Animation Set’ with their follow up short film: 'Gulp', shot entirely on the Nokia N8, after having set a record for the ‘Smallest Stop-motion Animated Character’ last summer with Dot.
Melisa Wallack, who wrote Relativity's untitled Snow White project, has been hired by Universal to write its adaptation of EMILY STRANGE, reports Heat Vision.
Zack Snyder is lining up his next project and it looks like it might be his Afghanistan tale THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH, reports Variety.
Laurence Fishburne has been cast as Lois Lane and Clark Kent's boss Perry White in Zack Snyder's MAN OF STEEL, reports EW.
Fox has selected a release date for its theatrical rendition of the BBC's popular documentary series WALKING WITH DINOSAURS, reports ComingSoon.net.
NASCAR'S Sprint Cup series points leader Carl Edwards guest stars as Eddie Clutch in a new episode of Disney XD's hit animated series "Kick Buttowski – Suburban Daredevil," SATURDAY, AUGUST 6 (8:30-9:00 a.m., ET/PT) on Disney XD.
IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2: An IMAX 3D Experience, the final installment of the blockbuster film series based on the beloved books by J.K. Rowling, will be released nationwide in China, including on 26 IMAX screens, day-and-date on Thursday, August 4.
TAXI DRIVER writer Paul Schrader and AMERICAN PSYCHO author Bret Easton Ellis are teaming up on a shark-themed horror flick called BAIT, reports Heat Vision.
Forest Whitaker, Anthony Mackie, Mike Epps and Sanaa Lathan have been cast in the voodoo-themed horror flick VIPAKA, reports Heat Vision.
Render Rocket LLC, an advanced cloud-based rendering services company, announced that it is launching a new version of Mission Control, its Web-based “control center” for starting, monitoring, controlling and downloading render jobs.
GenArts Inc., the global leader in specialized visual effects (VFX) software for the media and advertising industries, today announced the launch of Sapphire Edge, an innovative VFX solution that enables videographers to get film-quality video effects quickly and easily.
After steadily ramping up their animation capabilities, media-services studio Nola Pictures is launching the full-service animation division, NolaMola.
As summer heats up, spread your wings and celebrate with the funniest birds in town! The all-new comedy-adventure RIO comes to Blu-ray and DVD from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.
The partnership between DreamWorks Animation and Paramount Pictures has further deteriorated, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
A federal judge has tossed out a lawsuit filed against The Walt Disney Co. from British screenwriter Jake Mandeville-Anthony claiming that the studio's CARS franchise was lifted from his work, reports The Hollywood Reporter.