Category Archives: Animation

Box office slingshot doesn’t fling Angry Birds far

The Angry Birds Movie 2 didn’t land quite as well at the box office as Sony was probably hoping, earning $10 million over its opening weekend, Box Office Mojo is reporting. That’s enough to give the action comedy a total of $16 million since it premiered on Wednesday, which even then is less than half of the $38 […]

He-Man and the Masters of the Universe anime series coming to Netflix from Kevin Smith

Remembering An Animation Titan: Richard Williams

Director and animator Richard Williams died Friday evening at his home in Bristol, England. He was 86. The post Remembering An Animation Titan: Richard Williams appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Legendary animator Richard Williams RIP aged 86

The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that legendary Who Framed Roger Rabbit animator Richard Williams has passed away at his Bristol home in the UK, aged 86. The multiple Oscar-winning animator, writer and director was also known for his Animator’s Survival Kit book and masterclasses, as well as his unfinished epic work The Thief And The […]

Netflix to develop Elvis Presley animated action comedy series Agent King

American Audiences Don’t Have To Wait Long To See The Chinese Blockbuster ‘Ne Zha’ In Theaters

The Chinese box office phenomenon is headed to U.S. theaters later this month. The post American Audiences Don’t Have To Wait Long To See The Chinese Blockbuster ‘Ne Zha’ In Theaters appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Former ‘Simpsons’ Composer Alf Clausen Is Suing Fox Over His Dismissal

After 27 years on “The Simpsons,” Clausen claims that he was fired due to his “perceived disability and age.” The post Former ‘Simpsons’ Composer Alf Clausen Is Suing Fox Over His Dismissal appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

“Boycott Mulan” hashtag dominates Twitter following blog post by actress

Interview: ‘Angry Birds 2 Movie’ Director And Producer On Defying The Franchise’s Video Game Origins

Thurop Van Orman, creator of “The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack,” makes the most of his feature directorial debut. The post Interview: ‘Angry Birds 2 Movie’ Director And Producer On Defying The Franchise’s Video Game Origins appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Disney makes history with five $1 billion hits in one year