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DreamWorks Animation to Scare Up New Release Date for 'B.O.O.'

DreamWorks Animation is considering moving “B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations” out of summer 2015, when it would currently face off against Pixar’s “Inside Out” two weeks later. 342 more words


DreamWorks Animation Likely To Shift Release Date For 'Bureau Of Otherworldly Operations'

The date of the picture is likely going to change, but no new release date has been set by DreamWorks Animation, sources tell Deadline. The Jeffrey Katzenberg-led toon studio currently has… 194 more words


Why DreamWorks Animation Needs A Buyer And Fast

So, late last week, there was talk that Hasbro was looking into buying DreamWorks Animation.  When the news broke, the stock price for DreamWorks rose, while the stock price for Hasbro fell.   709 more words

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How The Little Mermaid Cued the Disney Animation Renaissance

Ariel (voiced by Jodi Benson) has a cushy job: mermaid princess of her father Triton’s underwater kingdom. But she’s also a teenager, restless with wanderlust and fascinated by the “gizmos and gadgets” that have fallen from her sky — the water’s surface. 1,095 more words

DreamWorks Stocks Fall, Hasbro Shares Rise After Merger Talks End

DreamWorks Animation’s stock tumbled nearly 13% in pre-market trading Monday as Wall Street reacted to news that the company’s merger talks with Hasbro were over. 169 more words


Why Can't Jeffrey Katzenberg Find a Buyer for DreamWorks Animation?

After courting and being snubbed by several deep-pocketed investors including a Japanese tech giant, Hollywood’s major studios and now Hasbro, Jeffrey Katzenberg may continue to struggle to find a buyer for his DreamWorks Animation Studios. 1,185 more words


DreamWorks Animation And Hasbro Merger Talks Off For Now

UPDATED:  DreamWorks Animation’s merger talks with Hasbro have stopped after the toy company became concerned about the drop in its stock price following Deadline’s report that Jeffrey Katzenberg’s indie studio and the toymaker were negotiating… 345 more words