| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:30 PM
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...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:09 AM
One of the weekend's top box-office performers, Disney's "Frozen," was among the nominees for the 2013 Annie Awards, which are presented by the International Animated Film Society.
The following is a complete list of nominees:
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:01 AM
"A Letter to Momo," "Despicable Me 2," "Ernest & Celestine," "Frozen," "Monsters University," "The Croods" and "The Wind Rises" have earned nominations for best animated film feature for the 41st Annie Awards.
The Annie Awards, which are presented by...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 7:30 AM
As feature animation becomes an increasingly crowded field, the pressure to create appealing and enduring characters with thrift and speed has intensified. Five directors recently came together for the Envelope Animation Round Table to discuss the...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:30 AM
"Frozen" and "Monsters University" topped the film category for the 41st Annie Awards nominations with 10 each, followed closely by "Despicable Me 2" and "The Croods" with nine each, in a first glimpse at of the animated awards season race. Rounding out...
| Apr 28, 2013
The 2013 Summer Movie Preview is a snapshot of films opening through the end of August. Release dates (for Los Angeles) and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Sneaks list: In the...
| May 30, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Animated fantasy adventures are standard movie fare for family audiences. Blue Sky Studios and 20th Century Fox teamed up to produce the colorful "Rio" and very successful "Ice Age" films. Along with director Chris Wedge, they turn up the production...
| May 23, 2013
| 6:33 PM
"Epic," a fairy tale about a tiny universe of creatures who protect the forest, has many virtues.
The animation is lush and imaginative. The 3-D effects are stunning, among the best we've seen. The coming-of-age ideas are framed in eco-friendly ways....
| May 31, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Beyoncé, Pitbull and Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler are set to get animated for a new Fox film when they lend their voices to the 3D computer animated film, “Epic,” which is being produced by 20th Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios....
| Nov 17, 2011
| 6:16 AM
Do you love the Ice Age movies? Are you hanging out with the family after the Thanksgiving feast in a turkey-comatose? We have something great for Thanksgiving night to watch on FOX43, "Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas". This special is featuring voice...