Kick-Ass

Kick-Ass International Trailer

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New international trailer for the upcoming big screen adaptation of the Kick-Ass comic book, and this trailer does kick ass. Take the jump to view it

‘Wizard of Oz’ Gets CG-Animated

Wizard of Oz
John Boorman is attached to direct the $25 million, CG-animated pic "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz." The adaptation of L Frank Baum’s original novel will be Boorman’s first toon pic. "OZ" is currently in pre-production and is written by Boorman, Ron Mita and Jim McClain (Robots). It’s scheduled to hit theaters during summer of 2010.
The English-language adaptation maintains the tale’s main characters and settings. Unlike the MGM classic, however, it’s not a musical.

Astro Boy Movie to Open on October 23, 2009

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The film distributor Summit Entertainment and the Hong Kong animation studio IMAGI have announced that their computer-animated film adaptation of Osamu Tezuka’s Astro Boy manga will open on over 3,000 North American screens on October 23, 2009. The story centers on a robot abandoned by its inventor and raised by a kind professor to protect the world.