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Community is coming back on March 15, but it’s also sort of coming back on March 7. I’ll explain. At the comedy’s PaleyFest panel last night, the cast of Community announced that it will be starring in three animated shorts that will be available exclusively online.

Each short will be about two minutes long, and they’ll air on consecutive days starting next Wednesday on Hulu and NBC.com. Titled… Continue reading Community Is Getting Animated for a Three-Part Web Series

I don’t generally watch clips, let alone post them, for upcoming films.  I somewhat dislike the practice of releasing full-blown scenes of upcoming films, as it’s purely spoiler material, plain and simple.  But I will make an exception, as posting the above clip gives me the opportunity to rant about something that came to mind about a month ago while I was on a Disney Cruise with the wife and… Continue reading "Girl Power" Animated Films Used to Be No Big Deal

theprophetkahlilgibra Hayek Producing Animated Adaptation of Gibrans The ProphetKhalil Gibran’s best known fictional work “The Prophet” is being adapted for the big screen in a new production that will involve collaborations across many borders. In this adaptation, each of the 89-year old classic’s chapters will be directed by a different award-winning filmmaker, with Roger Allers (The Lion King) responsible for the connective through-line narrative.

Pre-production is scheduled to begin this month, with Salma Hayek producing… Continue reading Hayek Producing Animated Adaptation of Gibran's The Prophet

It’s Friday, which means it’s time to let our hair down at Movies.com headquarters and break out all the weird, freaky stuff we’ve been hiding from our parents so they don’t think we’ve gone completely mad. Just don’t tell anyone you got this from us … 

– Who wants to stare at boring old comic book covers when we can stare at awesome animated comic book covers instead? Kerry Callen decided… Continue reading Freaky Friday Finds: 'The Dark Knight Rises,' 'Star Wars,' Adorable Rabbits, Animated Classic Comic Book Covers and More

In anticipation of this week’s release of ‘Happy Feet Two,’ starring the cutest penguins in Hollywood, Moviefone is celebrating the most disgustingly cute animated characters ever. Full disclosure: narrowing the list down was difficult. Not rocket-science-difficult, but definitely up there. Not only because there are just too many heart-burstingly adorable characters, but because whittling the list down led to many hours wasted staring at movie stills and YouTube videos, giggling… Continue reading 'Happy Feet Two' and the Most Disgustingly Cute Animated Characters