Persichetti, who served as head of story on the original “Puss in Boots,” will helm the sequel.
Another historic box office weekend with three animated films in the top four.
No two animated films have ever done this at the box office before.
Hollywood has long held the belief that two animated films can’t do well in theaters at the same time. “Ralph Breaks the Internet” and “The Grinch” are proving them wrong.
For the first time in six years, animated films own both of the top spots at the box office.
Collecting some of the artwork from the making of the new Illumination film.
An animated movie is at the top of the weekend box office for the first time since July.
Do celebrity voice actors make animated features successful or the filmmakers themselves? We’re about to find out.
Illumination has released a new trailer for its adaptation of the Dr. Seuss classic.
A late change in directors has added some behind-the-scenes intrigue to Illumination’s adaptation of “The Grinch.”
More U.S. entertainment industry consolidation seems inevitable.
Who needs Minions, when you’ve got Mario!
Multiple animated projects are in disarray after Louis C.K. admits to sexually harassing multiple women.
“My Little Pony” had a solid launch in theaters. Here’s a few factors to consider when looking at the numbers from its opening weekend.
“Despicable Me,” the most financially successful theatrical animation franchise of all-time, has unlikely roots in an independent Spanish studio.
Warner Bros. thought they had a flagship franchise with Lego, but audiences aren’t on board.
Strong performances in Japan and Italy have given “Despicable Me 3” the final push to reach $1 billion in global box office.
“The Nut Job 2” broke an all-time cinematic record for people NOT seeing a film.
Bow to your new cartoon overlords: Gru and his minions have become the top-grossing animation franchise of all-time.