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Monthly Archives: March 2012
From there to here, from here to there, things are stolen everywhere.
This time, it’s a 300-pound, three-foot-high bronze statue of Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, star of the recent animated film of the same name.
Charlize Theron, the “Our Friends” narrator in the computer-animated 2009 movie Astro Boy, will receive the CinemaCon Distinguished Decade of Achievement in Film Award, the convention’s managing director, Mitch Neuhauser, announced Thursday.
Disney’s expensive and critically panned 3D epic “John Carter” has found favor in — of all places — China.
The animated “A Letter to Momo,” a beautifully hand-drawn tale combinining bursts of whimsy, kinetic humor and deep-felt emotion (and goblins!), won the Grand Prize Feature award at Sunday’s conclusion of the New York International Children’s Film Festival.
CotD: Based On A book by William Joyce “Meet The Robinsons was the first feature under the supervision of Walt Disney Animation president David Stainton.
CotD: Marvin the Martian takes on Bugs Bunny in “Hare-Way To The Stars, and the universe will never be quite the same again.
CotD: Taz’s final appearance in a classic Warner Bros. cartoon short was in 1964’s “Dr. Devil And Mr. Hare.
Multiple Emmy-winning animator, director and producer James “Jim” Duffy, a 20-year Klasky Csupo veteran, died Friday after a long battle with cancer. He was 75.
CotD: Based on the horror comic book “Rex Havoc,” “Monsters vs. Aliens was the first DreamWorks Animation film produced in stereoscopic 3D.
As reported earlier, Glen Keane, renown Disney animator of such highly regarded films as The Little Mermaid (1989), Beauty And The Beast(1991) and Aladdin (1992), announced his resignation from Disney after thirty-eight years with the Mouse House. he announced his resignation to his colleagues at Disney in a letter. Here is the full text of Friday’s letter.
“Save the Stump!”, an episode of The Jim Henson Company’s partly animated PBS Kids series Sid The Science Kid, won in the Children’s Programming category Saturday at the 26th Genesis Awards, presented by the Humane Society of the United States.
Glen Keane, an animator with Walt Disney Animation Studios on such classics as The Little Mermaid (1989), Beauty And The Beast(1991) and Aladdin (1992), announced Friday that he’s leaving the company after a 38-year gig.
Actor and magician Joseph Anthony “Tony” Giorgio, who portrayed Bruno Tattaglia in the classic 1972 movie The Godfather, died February 1 in Van Nuys, California of cardiopulmonary failure. The Sherman Oaks, California resident was 88.