| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:33 AM
A summer sequel showdown kicks off this weekend as Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum race Toothless the dragon for the top of the box-office charts.
Two new movies -- "22 Jump Street," from Columbia Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, and DreamWorks...
| May 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Hollywood's studios have some good news as the summer movie season kicks into high gear: Business is up.
The movie industry is on track to beat last year's box-office record. The Memorial Day weekend's blockbuster opening of "X-Men: Days of Future Past"...
| May 29, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Netflix will add "DreamWorks Dragons," a cartoon based on the "How to Train Your Dragon" films, to its growing roster of children's shows.
"DreamWorks Dragons" will premiere on Netflix in spring 2015. It is the second show DreamWorks Animation is making...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Cat goes, "Kill!" Dog goes, "Don't!" But there's one sound no one knows, and that's the sound of laughter at Marjane Satrapi's "The Voices." An off-kilter black comedy about a seriously disturbed schizophrenic who speaks to his pets -- and whose pets...
| 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...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:26 PM
"Turbo," the racing-snails movie from this summer, is already a cartoon series, "Turbo: F.A.S.T.," suggesting that such an eventuality was in the cards from the beginning (or somewhere near it). That other DreamWorks-made cartoons — including "The...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 5:30 AM
For more than a decade, DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. has defined itself on the big screen.
This week, the Glendale studio will take a "Shrek"-size leap toward reinventing itself on the small screen.
On Christmas Eve, DreamWorks Animation unveils...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Media stocks enjoyed a heady run in the bull market of 2013. Shares of most major congloms closed out the last full week of the year at or near 52-week highs.
Netflix regained its platinum-plated status, thanks to solid subscriber growth and a...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 1:43 PM
With the help of some cavemen, DreamWorks Animation delivered stronger than anticipated profits in the second quarter.
The Glendale-based company reported net income of $22.2 million, or $0.26 a share, on revenues of $213.4 million during the quarter...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The central conceit of "The Smurfs 2" is that the wicked wizard Gargamel (Hank Azaria) is desperate to capture the secret essence of Smurfs. But Sony Pictures already has found the magic formula that makes the blue cartoon characters so popular —...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:00 AM
With the help of some cavemen, DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. delivered a stronger-than-anticipated profit in the second quarter.
The Glendale studio reported net income of $22.2 million, or $0.26 a share, on revenue of $213.4 million during the...