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  • 'Matrix,' 'Star Wars' and 'Lord of the Rings' -- coming soon in 3-D?

     
    Bring it on? John Harlow, writing for The Times of London, reports that the success of "Avatar" and its less-in-your-face style of 3-D is inspiring Hollywood executives to eye their archives for films of the fantastic that might be represented......
  • Cinema Audio Society unveils nominees

     
    As expected, sci-fi films dominate movies nominated by the Cinema Audio Society. Awards will be doled out Feb. 27 at L.A.'s Millennium Biltmore Hotel. The Career Achievement Award will be presented to Randy Thom, director of sound design at Skywalker...
  • 'Avatar ' wins sound editors' awards

     
    The Motion Picture Sound Editors have decreed their award winners, which usually foretell the equivalent Oscar champs. Considering its two guild victories, "Avatar" now seems like a good bet to win the academy's kudo for best sound editing, maybe mixing...
  • DreamWorks Animation reports 16% drop in the fourth quarter net income

     
    DreamWorks Animation SKG, creator of the "Shrek" and "Kung Fu Panda" movies, reported a 16% drop in fourth quarter net income compared with a year ago, but that was better than Wall Street was expecting. The Glendale-based studio reported that......
  • 'How to Train Your Dragon' was fire-tested during whirlwind production

     
    The March 26 release of "How to Train Your Dragon" is getting strong early reviews (like the one in Entertainment Weekly and another in Variety), and Los Angeles Times film reporter John Horn has an interesting look at the making......
  • Movie projector: 'Dragon' set to open well below 2009's 'Monsters'

     
    The dragon may not roar too loudly at the box office this weekend. DreamWorks Animation's "How to Train Your Dragon," which is being distributed by Paramount Pictures, will probably sell $40 million to $45 million worth of tickets in the......
  • Dragon hits $45, Hot Tub $14, but both are letdowns

     
    This deadlinehollywood analysis of How to Train Your Dragon says that my take on the movie–that for all its heart, it lacks laughs — is why the film underperformed its way to $45 million this weekend. When you can't cut a cute, funny,...
  • 3-D makes more money for 'Dragon' but doesn't draw more people

     
    3-D is still a box office boon, but the digital technology can't create a hit. "How to Train a Dragon" put a damper on the momentum for 3-D created this year by blockbuster hits "Avatar" and "Alice in Wonderland" as......
  • First look: 'Dragon' roars quietly, but crowds light up

     
    "How to Train Your Dragon" opened at the lower end of recent DreamWorks Animation debuts, a particular disappointment given the growing number of digital 3-D locations where it played and rising ticket prices to watch movies at them. The heavily......
  • 'Dragon' doesn't set DreamWorks shares on fire

     
    Wall Street had a cool reaction Monday morning to the less-than-fire-breathing performance of DreamWorks Animation's latest 3-D movie, "How to Train Your Dragon. " The Glendale company's stock dropped 9.2 % to $38.87 in morning trading. "Dragon" pulled in...
  • The 'Clash of the Titans' conundrum: Why animated films look better in 3-D

     
    Why was the 3-D in "Clash of the Titans" so awful? Slate's Daniel Engber offers some pretty darn intriguing theories about the issue in a recent post, taking us way past the most obvious explanation -- that the effects were......