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Rocket Pictures and Mikros Image Collaborate on Sherlock Gnomes

Rocket Pictures has chosen Mikros Image to manage digital animation work for MGM Pictures and Paramount Animation’s Sherlock Gnomes, which is a follow-up to the animated feature Gnomeo and Juliet. The new Mikros Animation studio in London and Mikros Paris will share animation duties with top talents around the world being recruited for the production. […]

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MGM Casts Johnny Depp for Sherlock Gnomes

Paramount Animation and MGM has recently cast Johnny Depp for the titular role in the upcoming CG animated film Sherlock Gnomes. The film is a sequel to CG animated indie sleeper hit Gnomeo and Juliet, which came from Elton John’s Rocket Pictures. Sherlock Gnolmes is scheduled for a January 12, 2018 release. Depp will be […]

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Gnomeo and Juliet Sequel in the Works

If last year’s Gnomeo and Juliet wasn’t enough and you still want more Shakespearean garden ornaments, then this will be good news: Gnomeo and Juliet producers Steve Hamilton Shaw, David Furnish, and Elton John are currently working on a sequel to the CG-animated comedy, according to a recent Deadline.com report.

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N.E.R.D.S. gets an animated feature courtesy of Elton John’s Rocket Pictures

Deadline.com has recently reported that Michael Buckley’s popular illustrated novel series N.E.R.D.S. (National Espionage, Rescue, and Defense Society) is currently being adapted into an animated family feature by Sir Elton John’s Rocket Pictures.

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Garden Gnome Attack CG animated film in the works

A recent Deadline.com report reveals that Robert Zemeckis is planning to make a CG-animated adaptation of Chuck Sambuchino’s “How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack”, a novel that acts as a survival guide in case a homeowner is caught off guard by a lawn ornament home invasion.

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Pooch Cafe To Get its Own CG Feature

With the success of The Smurfs and Gnomeo and Juliet, studios are starting to realize just how lucrative CG films are, and have started snatching licenses to adapt left and right. One of the recently rumored adaptations is Paul Gilligan’s Pooch Cafe, which is a daily strip that follows the neurotic and crazy adventures of […]

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Gnomeo and Juliet hit Blu-ray and DVD

Today, May 24th, marks the day where the world of animation mixes with the world of Shakespeare, as Disney brings Gnomeo and Juliet home to Blu-ray and DVD. In the secret world of garden gnomes, a feud between neighbors forces a lovestruck couple to overcome obstacles and see if love truly can conquer all. Featuring […]

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Touchstone presents Gnomeo & Juliet’s Mow-down Showdown

Not too long from now, fans of love, Shakespeare, and CG animation, not to mention videos, will have something to rave about. Why? Because Disney is bringing Gnomeo & Juliet home on Blu-ray and DVD. But then you ask yourself… “self? Isn’t this just like any other Gnome-based promotion?” Well that’s where you’re (we’re?) wrong! […]

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Gnomeo & Juliet on DVD and Blu-ray May 24th

On May 24th, the love story comes home! Gnomeo & Juliet is a modern day take on Shakespeare’s classic Romeo and Juliet story, played out by your regular, every day garden gnomes. Of course! Featuring music from famed composer Elton John, the film matches the voice talents of Emily Blunt and James McAvoy with the […]

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Nickelodeon’s Rango holds strong at the box office

Three weeks in, and Rango is still trucking along at the box office. Nickelodeon’s quirky CG adventure has pulled in over $92 million in its nearly month-long run, with an additional $15 million just this weekend. In fact, the numbers were impressive enough that the film still pulled in at second place, just narrowly losing […]

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Nickelodeon’s Rango rules the box office

Just one weekend in, and Rango is already the deputy of the box office. The new CG film from Paramount and Nickelodeon powered through the theatrical charts with over $38 million dollars; nearly double The Adjustment Bureau’s debut figure, and earning about four times what Beastly pulled in. In fact, in 2011, Rango has now […]

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Valentine’s Gnomeo & Juliet in theaters today

Today is a day of love. Well, of a love movie. The love day is technically this Monday, but Valentine’s Day is but a mere holiday — we’re talking about the timeless tale of real love here! Shakespeare’s immortal story of Romeo & Juliet has been told a hundred ways with a hundred variations, but […]