| Mar 30, 2015
| 12:13 PM
It was good to be "Home" this past weekend as DreamWorks Animation's new movie starring Rihanna and Jim Parsons claimed the No. 1 spot at the box office, debuting with an estimated $54 million in the U.S. and Canada.
In doing so, the film about a plucky...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 9:00 AM
It seems like DreamWorks Animation has hit a home run with its latest film, "Home."
Shares of the studio were up $1.68, or about 7%, to $24.36 in Monday trading, following a robust $54-million opening weekend for the animated film.
It is a much needed...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 8:33 AM
For DreamWorks Animation, there's no place like "Home."
The studio's latest family film is performing far better at the box office this weekend than industry experts predicted -- and should end up easily claiming No. 1 over the prison comedy "Get Hard."...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 10:47 AM
DreamWorks Animation stock tumbled after the studio announced layoffs and over $300 million in writedowns and charges.
The stock fell $1.95 or 9.5% to $19.27 in trading on Friday. Earlier in the session, DreamWorks stock hit a new 52-week low of $18....
| Jan 22, 2015
| 1:58 PM
DreamWorks Animation announced Thursday that it would cut 500 jobs in the wake of a string of box-office disappointments.
The Glendale studio also said it would take a $290-million charge in connection with the layoffs, which will cut across all...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 4:00 AM
DreamWorks Animation SKG, the upstart studio that once rivaled Walt Disney Studios in mining box-office gold from animated features, is embarking on a fresh round of layoffs following a string of disappointing releases.
DreamWorks is looking to shave as...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 1:42 PM
Stung by a series of box office misfires and failed sale attempts, DreamWorks Animation plans a substantial number of layoffs, two people familiar with the matter said.
In a move to cut operating costs, the Glendale studio intends to significantly reduce...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 5:55 PM
DreamWorks Animation announced that its chief creative officer Bill Damaschke will step down from his position as veteran producers Bonnie Arnold and Mireille Soria transition into co-presidents of feature animation, according to the Los Angeles Times. ...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 5:15 AM
DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. reported a stronger-than-expected profit in the third quarter, fueled by the box-office success of "How to Train Your Dragon 2."
The Glendale animation studio earned $11.9 million, or 14 cents a share, on revenue of $180....
| Oct 29, 2014
| 1:40 PM
DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. reported stronger-than-expected profits in the third quarter, fueled by the box-office success of "How to Train Your Dragon 2."
The Glendale-based animation studio earned a profit $11.9 million, or 14 cents a share, on...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:22 PM
DreamWorks Animation has been hit with a shareholder lawsuit alleging the company misled investors about the poor performance of its 2013 movie "Turbo."
Charles Paddock, a DreamWorks shareholder suing on behalf of himself and other investors, alleges...