| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:43 PM
DreamWorks Animation said it would take a $57-million write-down for its latest animated movie "Mr. Peabody & Sherman" in response to the movie's weak box office performance.
The write-down contributed to a net loss of $42.9 million, or $0.51 per share,...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 6:44 AM
After the coffee. Before getting my financing together for a Clippers bid.
The Skinny: I got through day one of the Cable Show in one piece. There are lots of panels to see, executives to schmooze and technology to sample, and just about everything...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. said it took a $57-million write-down for its latest animated feature, "Mr. Peabody & Sherman," after the movie's weak box-office performance.
The write-down contributed to the Glendale studio's net loss of $42.9 million,...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 1:37 PM
DreamWorks Animation took a $13.5-million charge on its animated movie "Turbo," which misfired at the box office this summer.
The Glendale-based studio on Tuesday said the charge represented a loss of $0.12 cents of earnings per share in the fourth...
| May 10, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Still recovering from jet lag after a three-day trip to Australia, India and China, Jeffrey Katzenberg sat in a courtyard next to a duck pond at the Mediterranean-style campus dotted with oaks and olive trees.
The legendary Hollywood mogul, who...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Start the weekend off with a Movie in the Park, "Rise of the Guardians" (PG), Fri., June 28, at dusk (around 8 p.m.), at Granville Gude Park and Lakehouse, 8300 Mulberry St.
Bring the whole family, a blanket, picnic or chair and enjoy the entertainment....
| Jan 3, 2013
| 7:16 AM
DreamWorks Animation may end up losing nearly $100 million on its recent holiday release "Rise of the Guardians."
That's the sobering prediction of Lazard Capital Markets analyst Barton Crockett. In a research note on Wednesday, Crockett said he expects...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Visual Effects in a Visual Effects-Driven Feature Motion Picture
"The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" | Joe Letteri, Eileen Moran, Eric Saindon, Kevin L. Sherwood
"Prometheus" | Paul Butterworth, Charley Henley, Allen Maris, Richard Stammers
| Jan 13, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Golden Globes, "Argo" won for best dramatic film and best director Ben Affleck, while the musical "Les Miserables" took home three Golden Globes -- for best musical or comedy, lead actor for Hugh Jackman and supporting actress for Anne Hathaway. "Lincoln"...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 8:18 AM
The title guardians are some of the most famous characters ever, who band together to save the world's children from an overdose of fear aimed by the so-called Bogeyman (voice by Jude Law), in this enjoyable fantasy.
Santa Claus, Jack Frost, the...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 7:37 AM
DreamWorks Animation SKG said it would take an $87-million charge on last year's holiday movie "Rise of the Guardians," marking the largest write-down the studio has ever taken for one of its own movies.
Analysts had estimated that the studio would take...