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Animation (Movie Genre)

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  • Variety Critics Pick the Best Films of 2014 (So Far)

    To say that our top three critics don't always see eye-to-eye would be an understatement, but they can all agree on at least one thing: "The Grand Budapest Hotel" is one of Wes Anderson's best movies, and one of the strongest entries in a year that has so...
  • Jano Rosebiani's pedestrian explorations of Kurdish culture

     Jano Rosebiani's pedestrian explorations of Kurdish culture
    San Marcos filmmaker Jano Rosebiani has two new films about Kurds — "Chaplin of the Mountains" and "One Candle, Two Candles," both of which open in Los Angeles this week, but to quite different effect. In "Chaplin of the Mountains," the Kurdish-...
  • Eli Wallach, 'The Good, the Bad and the Ugly' Star, Dies at 98

    Tony- and Emmy-winning actor Eli Wallach, a major proponent of "the Method" style of acting best known for his starring role in Elia Kazan's film "Baby Doll" and for his role as villain Tuco in iconic spaghetti Western "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly,"...
  • Visual Effects Giants Prime Focus World, Double Negative to Merge

    Updated 9:00 a.m. PDT -- Prime Focus World and Double Negative have agreed to merge in a deal that represents a major shakeup at the top of the visual effects business. The combined entity will be the world's largest provider of visual effects, animation...
  • GKids Takes Annecy Competition Player 'Boy and the World' (EXCLUSIVE)

    ANNECY - In one of the most significant distribution deals to date for Brazilian animation, New York-based GKids has acquired North American rights to Ale Abreu's upcoming "Boy and the World," the tale of a small child's epic discovery of the modern...
  • 2014 Oscar Preview: This Year's Race Off to a 'Grand' Start

    June 30 marks the year's midpoint -- i.e., the halfway mark of Oscar eligibility. And so far, 2014 is in better shape than last year. The fests have offered some hot contenders that will open later in the year, as usual. But the difference this year is...
  • First-class 'Postman Pat' delivers in fine style

     First-class 'Postman Pat' delivers in fine style
    How can you not love any animated kids' film that includes a don't-blink reference to Russ Meyer's 1965 "Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!"? So it goes with "Postman Pat: The Movie," the amusing, sweetly satirical CGI feature directed by Mike Disa and written...
  • Academy Invites 271 New Members

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has invited 271 individuals to become members, with the list reflecting the org's determination to bring more diversity to its ranks. Every year, the list of invitations includes several recent Oscar...
  • Guillermo del Toro's 'Pacific Rim 2' will hit theaters in 2017

    Guillermo del Toro's 'Pacific Rim 2' will hit theaters in 2017
    The underwater aliens of “Pacific Rim” will make landfall yet again. Universal has announced that it has greenlit a sequel to the Guillermo del Toro 3-D movie and dated it for April 2017. The move comes several weeks after Del Toro told...
  • Reel Critics: 'Dragon' still on fire in sequel

    Director and screenwriter Dean DeBlois has thoughtfully entertained our children with animated adventures. Among his credits are the Disney hits "Mulan" and "Lilo & Stitch." But his contribution to "How to Train Your Dragon" for DreamWorks in 2010 took...
  • ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ trailer: high on explosions, low on pizza

     
    A new trailer has arrived for “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” the upcoming film produced by¬†explosioneer Michael Bay and directed by¬†Jonathan […]...