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Despicable%20Me Animated Movie News Roundup: Despicable Me 3 Waits For 2017, Plus a New How the Grinch Stole Christmas

We’ll have to wait almost three years for Steve Carell’s super-villain Gru and his tiny, yellow henchmen to return to the big screen and deal with a new super criminal. A sequel to last year’s second-highest grossing film, Despicable Me 2, which was just nominated for Best Animated Feature Film at the Oscars, Despicable Me 3 is set for a June 30, 2017 release date. Fans… Continue reading Animated Movie News Roundup: 'Despicable Me 3' Waits For 2017, Plus a New 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas'

Every year brings a new slew of documentaries depicting the ever-growing and ever-strange world of talking animated animals. The latest of them is The Nut Job, which tells the harrowing true story of a chatty squirrel who attempts a heist on a nut store to survive the winter, arrives this week. We’ve gotten used to seeing talking animals on-screen in great works of nonfiction like Finding Nemo, Over the

Beauty and the Beast disney 121589 1024 768 Your Top Three: Disney Animated Features

Your Top Three is a series here at Movies.com where we choose a topic and you give us your top three picks.

With the positive reviews for its latest release Frozen, Walt Disney Animation Studios seems to be doing pretty well as a distinct brand from the company’s more esteemed subsidiary Pixar. The latest resurgence in quality might not be as noteworthy as the early ’90s revival (begun… Continue reading Your Top Three: Disney Animated Features

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Warner Bros. is teaming up with the WWE for a brand-new animated “Flintstones” movie due out in 2015. “Flintstones” favorites Fred, Barney, Wilma, and Pebbles will attend the very first prehistoric wrestling event featuring personalities like Vince McMagma, John Cenastone, and CM Punkrock.

It doesn’t look like Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will take part, though he may tag in later.

“The Flintstones” television cartoon ran… Continue reading New Animated 'Flintstones' Movie Will Feature WWE Wrestlers

Jane Wilmer Casting 510x380 Jane Lynch, Wilmer Valderrama cast in Fox’s animated comedy ‘Murder Police’ — EXCLUSIVE

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Jane Lynch and Wilmer Valderrama are ready to protect, serve, and play cartoon cops: The Glee star and That ’70s Show vet have been cast in Murder Police, an animated series slated to debut next season on Fox, EW has learned.

The workplace comedy, which was co-created by David A. Goodman (Family Guy) and… Continue reading Jane Lynch, Wilmer Valderrama cast in Fox’s animated comedy ‘Murder Police’ — EXCLUSIVE