| Jan 14, 2015
| 11:55 AM
"Birdman," "The Grand Budapest Hotel" and "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" are among Wednesday's nominees for the 62nd Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards in feature film.
Nominated for sound editing -- sound effects and foley in a feature...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 10:46 AM
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," "Interstellar," "Big Hero 6" and "The Boxtrolls" were among the nominees announced Tuesday for the Visual Effects Society's 13th VES Awards honoring artistry in film, animation, television, commercials and video games....
| Jan 12, 2015
| 3:39 PM
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler had some solid Bill Cosby and North Korea bits, then, like “The interview’s” box office prospects, magically disappeared. Ricky Gervais tried his Andy Kaufman routine, and almost had us when he tried to re-create...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 4:00 AM
An epic project about growing up and an eccentric comedy about murder in a Central European guesthouse were the big victors at the Golden Globes on Sunday, as Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" and Wes Anderson's "The Grand Budapest Hotel" won motion picture...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:12 AM
The Peanuts gang is returning to the big screen this year with a whole new look.
A new trailer for "The Peanuts Movie" was released Monday featuring Snoopy as the flying ace taking to the skies over Paris, engaging in a dogfight, and narrowly avoid a...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 5:00 AM
"Do you want to see the greatest selfie ever?" Tomm Moore extended his arm, covered in Celtic tattoos, to share a photograph of him and his producer with two of the most celebrated figures in contemporary animation, Japan's Hayao Miyazaki and Disney's...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:46 AM
More than 100,000 sex education films have been made over the last century or so, according to Brenda Goodman's documentary "Sex(ed)," a fun if somewhat brisk historical overview of the genre that screens Saturday at Chicago Filmmakers.
| Nov 7, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Japanese animation master Hayao Miyazaki will accept an honorary Oscar on Saturday at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Governors Awards. Miyazaki, 73, who won a competitive Oscar for his 2002 animated fantasy "Spirited Away," announced his...
| 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...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Stereo D, a Burbank visual effects company, plans to move a significant portion of its workforce north of the border.
The company, which specializes in the conversion of movies to a 3-D format, told employees this morning that the studio is planning...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Denzel Washington may be the most consistent hitter in Hollywood.
The Oscar-winning actor steers clear of blockbuster fare and superhero pics, but his name above the title is gold when it comes to bringing in adult crowds to his thrillers and dramas. His...