Focus Features' 3D family offering ‘The Boxtrolls’ takes in $17.3 million for its North American debut, the best showing yet for animation house LAIKA; internationally the stop motion feature earns $5.1 million for a foreign total of $17.7 million and early worldwide cume of $35 million.
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The 3D animated feature took in over $25.7 million for its North American debut, the biggest independent animated film opening of all time.
Fifth annual technology and new product award winners are among 19 companies from 10 countries and include SuperD, Disney, Dolby, Barco, Prime Focus World and Panasonic; Hollywood technology pioneer John Rupkalvis receives 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award.
Director Eoin Duffy’s award-winning short film will premiere online via Shortoftheweek.com on September 29th.
Southpaw Technology announces the launch of five new TACTIC apps, all of which had been announced at SIGGRAPH 2014.
Aggressive partners with Story Worldwide to create “Just Gentle Cooking,” a new web spot for Beech-Nut Nutrition.
With over 12 years experience grading commercials, films and music videos, colorist Matthieu Toullet joins MPC London.
Newly launched U.K. production company ropes in Emmy Award-winning writer Jeffrey Scott for its maiden animation project.
Arnold for Houdini 1.0 provides a tight integration with Side Effects Software’s Houdini, as well as enabling smooth lighting workflows between Houdini and other DCC applications.
Twentieth Century Fox's YA adaptation ‘The Maze Runner’ opens to $32.5 million at the North American box office; James Gunn’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ passes up fellow Marvel title ‘Iron Man 2’ with a worldwide haul of $632.2 million.
Warner Home Video and Adult Swim announce the release of the first season of Rick and Morty on Blu-ray and DVD October 7.
Marvel and Disney's Guardians of the Galaxy is ousted from the top spot of the domestic box office chart by two new entries, but the film is still making headlines.
Codex is now shipping the Codex Action Cam, the point-shoot-post system, which will be on display at IBC 2014.