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Animation (Movie Genre)

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  • Q&A: Signe Baumane Talks 'Rocks in my Pocket' and Animated Metaphors

    Animation is Latvian-born filmmaker Signe Baumane's way of openly sharing personal and family stories of both depression and hope. After having made 12 award-winning animated shorts, Baumane turned her focus to creating her first feature-length film...
  • British Film Institute Ties Funds to Diversity Goals

    The British Film Institute has implemented new requirements to ensure that productions that are supported by U.K. Lottery funding through the BFI Film Fund reflect the diversity of the country. Starting Sept. 1, all projects receiving BFI Film Fund...
  • 'The Purge: Anarchy' Scares Up $2.6 Mil at Thursday Box Office

    "Sex Tape" and "The Purge: Anarchy" got a jump on the weekend box office on Thursday, with the sexy romp grossing $1.1 million and the horror thriller earning $2.6 million. Disney's "Planes: Fire & Rescue" snared roughly $500,000 from its Thursday...
  • Social Media Buzz: 'The Purge: Anarchy' to Run Riot at the Box Office

    Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? We analyzed this weekend's new movies across Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Google (the...
  • PASSINGS: Avraham Shalom; Charles Barsotti; Eric Hill

     Avraham Shalom dies at 86; led the Israeli security service Avraham Shalom, 86, a former director of Israel's Shin Bet security service who led the agency through some of its greatest achievements before resigning in disgrace, died Thursday in Tel...
  • TriCoast Worldwide to Release Pics in U.K. Through Partnerships

    LONDON -- U.S. distribution and production outfit TriCoast Worldwide is set to release a string of movies in the U.K. via digital, DVD and theatrical partnerships through newly-formed TriCoast U.K. The Movie Partnership, led by Michael Lee (pictured...
  • Andy Serkis: Beneath the digital makeup, a box-office powerhouse

    Andy Serkis: Beneath the digital makeup, a box-office powerhouse
    Andy Serkis may be the only top-billed star in a summer blockbuster whom you wouldn't recognize if you passed him on the street. A master of motion capture, Serkis has made his name breathing life into digitally rendered characters such as Gollum,...
  • Box Office: '22 Jump Street' Tops 'How to Train Your Dragon 2′ With $60 Mil

    "22 Jump Street" edged out "How to Train Your Dragon 2" to capture the weekend box office crown as the two hotly anticipated sequels swooped into multiplexes just in time for Father's Day. The undercover cop comedy reunited Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum,...
  • Film Review: 'Meet the Patels'

    "Meet the Patels," a documentary directed by first-generation Indian-American siblings Geeta V. Patel and Ravi V. Patel about the latter's attempt to find a wife through traditional Indian means, is often riotously funny. It's also, in its own modest way,...
  • '22 Jump Street' slays 'Dragon' at theaters

    '22 Jump Street' slays 'Dragon' at theaters
    Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill‘s "22 Jump Street" turned its box-office battle with "How to Train Your Dragon 2" into an R-rated laugher, winning the weekend with an impressive $60 million. The DreamWorks Animation family film opened with $50...
  • Oriental DreamWorks Unveils Chinese Live-Action Slate

    SHANGHAI -- Oriental DreamWorks, the joint venture between DreamWorks Animation and a trio of Chinese companies, has unveiled a diversified live-action and animation development slate of third-party content. The Shanghai-based company has struck...
  • 'How to Train Your Dragon 2′ Sends DreamWorks Animation Stock Down

    "How to Train Your Dragon 2" didn't prove to be enough of a box office fire-breather for Wall Street, sending the share price of DreamWorks Animation sliding more than 12% on Monday. The animated sequel opened to $50 million domestically and picked up in...