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Animation (Movie Genre)

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  • Olga Kurylenko Boards Benoit Philippon's 'Lota'

    PARIS- Olga Kurylenko ("To The Wonder"), Gregory Fitoussi ("World War Z") and Emir Kusturica ("7 Days in Havana") are set to topline "Lota," a French Guiana-set dramedy directed by Benoit Philippon ("Lullaby"). Described by Philippon as a variation on...
  • 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,"...
  • 'Frozen' songwriters to debut new musical 'Up Here' in La Jolla

    'Frozen' songwriters to debut new musical 'Up Here' in La Jolla
    The Oscar-winning songwriters of the Disney animated movie "Frozen" will debut a new stage musical at the La Jolla Playhouse next season. "Up Here," with songs by husband-and-wife team Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, is scheduled to open sometime...
  • 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...
  • Film Review: 'Giovanni's Island'

    Through an unusual blend of realistic storytelling and childlike imagination, a little-known, never-before-filmed chapter of Japanese history comes to light in "Giovanni's Island," the moving if somewhat manipulative account of two boys forced to leave...
  • Andy Serkis Vs. Visual Effects Animators: The Wrong Fight For Both Sides

    As audiences discover "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," a film where the performance-capture simians steal the show from the live-action humans, there's sure to be another spate of talk about Andy Serkis as a contender for acting awards. Let's get this...
  • For Aaron Paul, seeking good after 'Bad'

    Playing the morally compromised Jesse Pinkman on “Breaking Bad” for nearly six years, Aaron Paul became accustomed to intense fan reactions, particularly online. But he's been eliciting a different kind of response when he logs in lately&...
  • New role for Geena Davis: Setting Hollywood straight on gender

    Google Geena Davis and up pops the pose that established her as half of the "first selfie." The iconic frame from "Thelma & Louise" was reprised and tweeted recently by her costar Susan Sarandon. The photo, and the movie's recent ranking among Hollywood'...
  • Paramount Nabs 'Frozen' Animator Lino DiSalvo from Disney

    In an ambitious move to expand animation, Paramount Pictures has tapped Lino DiSalvo -- who served as head of animation for Disney's "Frozen" -- as the new creative director for Paramount Animation. The announcement was made Friday by Adam Goodman, who...
  • 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...