DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Prods.' SHREK THE MUSICAL is set to open in May 2011 at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane in London, reports VARIETY.
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Smith Micro Software, Inc. Productivity and Graphics Group today announced the international availability of Poser 8, the next generation of the popular and affordable 3D figure design and animation solution.
eyeon Software announced today the release of their latest version of Fusion's new Supercomputing compositing software for Linux and Windows.
Timur Bekmambetov (WANTED) is negotiating with Universal to do a remake of Russian sci-fi thriller BLACK LIGHTNING, reports VARIETY.
Jason Isaacs, renowned for his villainous turn as Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter films, assumes another dark iconic role as the voice of Ra’s al Ghul in Batman: Under the Red Hood, the latest entry in the ongoing series of DC Universe Animated Original PG-13 Movies coming July 27, 2010 to Blu-ray, DVD, OnDemand and for Download.
VIZ Cinema and NEW PEOPLE are proud to present, in association with Bandai Entertainment and Manga Entertainment, Sci-fi Anime Madness Volume 2: Ghost in the Shell Marathon with a very special series of feature film screenings taking place July 3rd – 8th at the theatre located in San Francisco’s Japantown.
Radical Studios has inked a deal with Sam Worthington's Full Clip Prods. to publish graphic novels intended to be transformed into feature films, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Adam Brody, Marley Shelton and Erik Knudsen have been cast in Wes Craven's SCREAM 4, reports HEAT VISION.
The long-in-development stage musical adaptation of the Will Ferrell-vehicle ELF will debut at the Hirschfeld Theater on November 2, reports VARIETY.
VARIETY reports that vfx vet Steven Hodgson has passed away on the set of Starz's CAMELOT on June 16th.
Gore Verbinski is set to remake Danny Kaye's 1947 film, THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY, reports ComingSoon.net.
M. Night Shyamalan told ComingSoon.net that Rogue Pictures' THE NIGHT CHRONICLES: DEVIL, based on a story he conceived, will arrive in theaters on September 17, 2010.
Nickelodeon will be introducing additional Indian animation and live-action programming to its Indian channel, reports VARIETY.
Starting today, the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) has its own iPad app, available free of charge at the iTunes Store or at the NFB's download page at NFB.ca.
Now Boomerang, the commercial-free home of classic animation, celebrates summer with a little rock 'n roll, naming Josie the featured star of July's Boomeroyalty weekends. Beginning July 3, the network with showcase favorite Josie and the Pussycats episodes every Saturday and Sunday, 2 - 4 p.m. (ET).
Andy Serkis, who has made of career out of performance-capture roles in LORD OF THE RINGS and KING KONG, has taken the lead ape role in RISE OF THE APES, reports VARIETY.
On the day of Ray Harryhausen’s 90th birthday, at the official opening of the exhibition "Ray Harryhausen - Myths and Legends" at the London Film Museum, the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation has announced its intention to deposit the Collection of the life’s work of celebrated special effects animator Ray Harryhausen at the National Media Museum in Bradford, UK.
At Friday's Inception press conference at the Beverly Hilton, director Christopher Nolan reiterated the importance of dreams in relation to his upcoming mind-bender (opening July 16 from Warner Bros.):
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS' Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are in negotiations to write and direct the LEGO movie for Warner Bros., reports VARIETY.
Disney via Miramax has selected January 21 for the release of Troy Nixey's remake of DON'T BE AFRAID OF THE DARK, reports VARIETY.