| Dec 7, 2014
| 10:49 AM
“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1” stayed at No. 1 for the third weekend in a row in a traditionally slow weekend at the box office.
Audiences tend to shy away from theaters the weekend after Thanksgiving to instead partakes in...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 9:45 AM
The nostalgic romantic youth drama “Fleet of Time” sunk director John Woo’s much-anticipated nautical epic “The Crossing: Part 1” at the Chinese box office in the seven days ending Sunday.
“Fleet of Time,”...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 7:00 AM
After a recent screening of "The Boxtrolls," a child approached animator Travis Knight to say he loved the movie because "it was the weirdest thing I've ever seen."
For Knight, president and CEO of Laika, a stop-motion animation company based outside of...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:22 PM
DreamWorks Animation has been hit with a shareholder lawsuit alleging the company misled investors about the poor performance of its 2013 movie "Turbo."
Charles Paddock, a DreamWorks shareholder suing on behalf of himself and other investors, alleges...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Charming in small doses, the "Penguins of Madagascar" prove altogether less irresistible in their feature-length starring debut. The latest example of DreamWorks Animation's franchise mania is a frantic, peppy, in-your-face slice of irreverent toon...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:50 AM
DreamWorks Animation has appointed a new chief financial officer, in the latest in a series of management changes at the Glendale studio.
Fazal Merchant, a former executive at DirecTV and Barclays Capital, has been tapped as the company's finance...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:53 PM
Robin Williams may have been best known for his roles in such as movies as “Good Morning, Vietnam,” “Dead Poets Society” and “Good Will Hunting.”
But it was his turn as the fast-talking genie in the 1992 Disney...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Twenty films have been submitted for consideration in this year's animated feature Oscar category, a large and diverse group that could potentially be winnowed down to five.
According to Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences rules, the size of the...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:12 PM
DreamWorks Animation has promoted Ann Daly to company president and tapped former Disney executive Mark Zoradi as the studio's chief operating officer.
The Glendale company behind the "Shrek," "Kung Fu Panda" and "Madagascar" movies said the...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 10:14 AM
The 42nd Annie Award nominations, presented by the International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, cover film, TV production, commercials, short subjects, video games, student films and honorary and achievement awards. The newest category --...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 3:00 AM
In a small, utilitarian office in Glendale, Ron Henderson methodically jotted down equations for Isaac Newton's Three Laws of Motion on a whiteboard next to his desk.
The equations, the physicist explained, are the mathematical building blocks for...