In one of the best debuts ever for the month of February, Paramount and Nickelodeon Movies’ ‘The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water’ soaks up $56 million for its domestic opening.
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Release from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment includes 13 re-mastered theatrical shorts and all-new bonus content.
Fred Seibert-run online network announces first deal in the international acquisition space: worldwide English language rights for hit Spanish-language online animated series ‘Fin Punch!’
Multimillion dollar deal will see Deluxe take over Sony’s 4K 14,000-square-foot post facility based on the Sony lot in Culver City.
Hollywood-based VFX facility completes production on a new commercial for Chinese car manufacturer Qoros Automotive using Cospective’s Frankie and cineSync to help cross The Great Firewall.
Salma Hayek’s animated passion project based on the 100 million-selling masterpiece by Lebanese poet Kahlil Gibran is slated for a summer 2015 theatrical release.
Ousted studio head will transition to a major new production venture based on the Sony Pictures lot in Culver City.
‘Big Hero 6’ garners five awards; ‘Games of Thrones’ and SSE “Maya” lead in broadcast and commercial wins.
AWN’s Miscweant talks to Heritage Auctions about the upcoming LAIKA event planned for Thursday, February 12.
Animal Logic Entertainment partners with Japan’s Tezuka Productions to develop a live-action sci-fi superhero feature based on the iconic 'Astro Boy' comic book franchise.
The creator of the popular anime series ‘RWBY’ dies from an allergic reaction during a medical procedure that left him in a coma.
Iconix Brand Group signs a definitive agreement to acquire the Strawberry Shortcake brand from American Greetings for $105 million in cash.
Red Giant’s Magic Bullet Suite 12 delivers GPU-accelerated, real-time color correction and grading, 198 new Looks presets, Streamlined UI and UX, and an all-new Magic Bullet film.
Toronto-based visual effects shop provides feature-quality effects on a television budget with the use of Blackmagic Design’s Fusion Studio.
The new broadcast and digital partners for ‘Lily’s Driftwood Bay’ include Netflix, KiKa and TV New Zealand.
Release of master app for ‘Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab’ to coincide with the premiere of the new animated series on U.S. public television stations later this year.
From Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, three Studio Ghibli classics -- ‘Tales from Earthsea,’ ‘Porco Rosso’ and ‘Pom Poko’ -- make their way onto Blu-ray.
biscuit filmworks directors Matt Dilmore, Noam Murro, Christopher Riggert and Aaron Stoller help brands stand out during Super Bowl XLIX.