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Animation

The rapid showing of still pictures (especially drawings) such that they appear to be moving. In the United States, animation in television and movies has historically been designed to appeal mainly to children, which may affect what commercials are broadcast in their timeslots.
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Based on the book by Rudyard Kipling, The Jungle Book has also produced the nation's favourite animated movie song, according to a Blockbuster survey.
The ability to allow our audience to create their own animated movies online using Little Director technology is another great step forward for us; I expect parents will also get a kick out of seeing their kids' faces light up when their own creations come to life.
Kidtoon Films theatrically distributes new G-rated animated movies for kids nation-wide on a regular basis, with a different movie released each month, providing parents with a reliable source of kid-friendly entertainment in the movie theatres.
It really did define what a DreamWorks animated movie should be,'' says Katzenberg.
Kids can now capture and save their animated movies, and the improved user interface and starter content make it easier than ever for children to interact with 3D modeling technology," said Scott Harris, Cosmic Blobs' creator.
DISNEY has released three animated movies this year - ``Piglet's Big Movie,'' ``Jungle Book 2'' and now ``Brother Bear'' - and it's a safe bet none of them are going to go down in the studio's annals as all-time classics.
E[acute accent]--Production of animated movies is at an all-time high, buoyed by high box office returns for CGI movies and the strong DVD market.
Shrek'': It's DreamWorks' bad luck that, in the first year of a newly created Oscar category for animated movies, it released a film that is deserving of winning the whole shebang.
IDT Entertainment today announced the launch of New Arc Entertainment, a film production company producing live action feature films and animated movies in the supernatural/thriller/action genre.
We must spend the kingdom's coin on that which we produce: animated movies and Mickey Mouse wrist watches.
DDD Group plc (LSE:DDD) today announced that it has entered into a three-year, multi-title movie licensing agreement with nWave Pictures NV ("nWave") allowing DDD to publish nWave's library of blockbuster 3D animated movies in DDD's TriDef(TM) Movie Player format, allowing viewers to watch the movies in 3D without glasses.
While other studios struggle to sell their big-ticket animated movies to audiences (Fox, DreamWorks and Warner Bros.