U.S. Rep. Peter King (R-NY) has released a letter to the defense department inspector general and the CIA inspector general calling for an investigation into director Kathryn Bigelow and writer Mark Boal’s Osama bin Laden assassination film on whether the Obama administration leaked sensitive information to the filmmakers, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
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Walden Media has picked up the rights to Jeff Brown’s popular children’s series FLAT STANLEY, reports Deadline.com.
Mark Wahlberg is in talks to take the lead in Universal’s adaptation of the graphic novel 2 GUNS, reports ComingSoon.net.
Alembic 1.0, the open source project jointly developed by Sony Pictures Imageworks and Lucasfilm Ltd. was released to the public today.
Click 3X is making big strides with a few changes in the production lineup. Head of Production Chris Kiser was recently promoted to Executive Producer.
Lauded by kids and adults around the world, the animated series “Phineas and Ferb” reached another pinnacle by inspiring a Disney Channel Original Movie, “Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension”.
Hot on the heels of the surprising success of the original SMURFS, Sony is making plans for a sequel, reports ComingSoon.net.
Autodesk, Inc., has announced Subscription Advantage Packs for its Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suites 2012, as well as most of its portfolio of Digital Entertainment Creation (DEC) toolsets.
Gravity, an international creative, content and brand communications company, with offices in New York, Los Angeles, and Tel Aviv, has named Roy Eventov as Creative Director for the company’s Digital Group.
Fox’s RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES climbed to the top of the U.S. box office for the weekend of Aug. 5-7, 2011.
With the original still in production, Lionsgate has set a date for a HUNGER GAMES sequel, reports ComingSoon.net.
Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel Studios have set dates for their 2014 releases, reports ComingSoon.net.
David Cronenberg is set to direct an adaptation of Jonathan Lethem’s novel AS SHE CLIMBED ACROSS THE TABLE for Media Rights Capital, reports Deadline.com.
Are you feeling like a robot after watching too many digital films? Want to see some animation that was actually created by a HAND?
At SIGGRAPH 2011, Thinkbox Software, a top provider of creative solutions for visual artists in entertainment, engineering and design, launched a new Professional Services offering.
Southpaw Technology, a leading developer of production asset management (PAM) technology for digital content creation companies, announced today that Toonbox Entertainment (Toonbox) is deploying 100 seats of TACTIC to manage all of the assets and data for its first feature-length production, The Nut Job.
The Bakery, the 3D computer graphics software company, will be showcasing their game-changing lighting, shading and rendering solution, Bakery Relight at this year’s SIGGRAPH show, which takes place at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
Tweak Software will be previewing the newest features for its RV image and sequence viewer for VFX and animation artists at SIGGRAPH 2011.
Blue Sky's ICE AGE: CONTINENTAL DRIFT has added a host of new talent to its voice cast, reports Variety.
Even though the first film in the SPIDER-MAN reboot series doesn't arrive until next summer, Sony has picked a release date for the sequel, writes Heat Vision.
Nelvana Enterprises’ new animated comedy series, Scaredy Squirrel, will debut in the U.S. on Cartoon Network on Tuesday, August 9, 2011 at 7 p.m. ET/PT, airing weekly in the same time slot.
Brian Kirk (HBO's GAME OF THRONES) is in discussions to take the helm of Marvel Studios and Disney's THOR 2, reports Show Blitz.