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Walden Media to Make BERENSTAIN BEARS Pic

Children’s books have always been a go-to place for new movie ideas, and yet another children’s classic is going to the big screen.  AWN reports that Walden Media has just acquired the rights to the popular children’s book series THE … Continue reading

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THE LITTLE PRINCE Returns

Variety reports that a new version of Antoine de Saint-Exupery’s classic children’s book, THE LITTLE PRINCE will be returning to TV.  French studio Method Animation will be creating a new CG take on the story, and is also planning LITTLE PRINCE … Continue reading

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Audiences Love WILD THINGS

Variety reports that the anticipated film WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE took the number one spot in the US box office this weekend, pulling in and estimated $32.5 million.  Based on the beloved children’s book by Maurice Sendak, WHERE THE WILD … Continue reading

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Fox to Make Joyce’s LEAF MEN

Variety reports that Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios have a new animated film in the works.  Chris Wedge, director of ICE AGE, is directing the animation adaptation of William Joyce’s children’s book “The Leaf Men and the Brave Good … Continue reading

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MEATBALLS Reigns Domestic and UP Soars Internationally

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sony’s feature CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS reigned supreme this weekend at the US boxoffice, pouring in $30.1 million.  Opening on 1,828  RealD 3D and Imax screens, MEATBALLS was the 3D movie of the … Continue reading

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Fox Will Follow the MAGICIAN’S ELEPHANT

Variety reports that director and producer Martin Hynes will be adapting the soon to be released children’s book “The Magician’s Elephant” for the big screen.  This tale tells of an orphan boy is told by a fortune teller that an … Continue reading

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