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Kung Fu Panda 2

'Kung Fu Panda 3' Takes Off ... In China

AP | JOE McDONALD | Posted 08.07.2012 | Entertainment

BEIJING -- DreamWorks Animation and Chinese partners announced plans Tuesday to co-produce the next "Kung Fu Panda" movie and develop an entertainment...

Favorite Movie Dads Kids Will Love

Common Sense Media | Posted 08.15.2012 | Parents
Common Sense Media

The greatest dads are guys who inspire us to do our best. They're men we can look up to and who always have our back, no matter what. If you're lookin...

What Parents Need To Know About This Year's Oscar-Nominated Films

| Posted 02.22.2012 | Parents

The 2012 Oscar nominations are chock-full of family-friendly films. From the magic of Martin Scorsese's Hugo to the swashbuckling adventure of Puss in...

Mighty Movie Podcast: Jennifer Yuh Nelson on Kung Fu Panda 2

Dan Persons | Posted 03.04.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

So, there, that's one New Year's resolution out of the way for me. A few months after the theatrical release of Kung Fu Panda 2, I was able to score a...

DVD: Woody Allen Back on Top, Ready for Oscar Love

Michael Giltz | Posted 03.01.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Oh the DVDs are piling up, and these are the dog days of late December and early January when DVD releases slow to a trickle. Let's get to it.

How About No Award for Animation?

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.18.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I can't speak for the entire New York Film Critics Circle group, but I made the motion because I didn't believe that any of the year's animated features deserved our award.

Holiday Gift Guide: Movies Your Kids Will Love

| Posted 11.15.2011 | Parents

Holidays are usually meant for two things: downtime and family time. With these movies as gifts for your kids, rest assured you'll get both. The list ...

Even When a Great Film Comes Out, You Can't See It (Except Maybe in New York)

John Farr | Posted 06.04.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Mindless kiddie fare opens at around four thousand screens across the country. When at last a brilliant, provocative film for grown-ups gets produced, it merited four screens. Doesn't this strike you as just a trifle lopsided?

Is 3D Dying or Just Leveling Off?

Scott Mendelson | Posted 08.03.2011 | Technology
Scott Mendelson

About 18 months after Avatar turned everyone into a 3D fanatic, the 'cool' factor is wearing off, as audiences are realizing that most 3D isn't going to blow their minds or take them to another world of immersion.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Kung Fu Panda 2

Dan Persons | Posted 07.31.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Ready for another visit from the most awesome martial arts master ever? Well, ready or not, Po, the legendary Dragon Warrior (and roly-poly panda) is back in this follow-up to the well-received Kung Fu Panda.

Weekend Box Office: Hangover 2 Scores $86m, Kung Fu Panda 2 nets $47m Over Fri-Sun.

Scott Mendelson | Posted 07.29.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

It was close, but no cigar, as The Hangover 2 made a run for the R-rated opening weekend record. As it stands, the film pulled in $86.4 million over the Friday-Sunday frame.

The Sublime Syncretism of Kung Fu Panda 2

Dan Persons | Posted 07.26.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Kung Fu Panda 2 not only carries forward the first film's inspiration, but plusses it in ways that that stun and delight.

HuffPost Review: Kung Fu Panda 2

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.26.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Kung Fu Panda 2 is one of those cartoons for kids that doesn't transcend its audience and play to adults as well. Indeed, even the packed house of youngsters with whom I saw the film barely seemed to laugh.

Huff Post Review: Kung Fu Panda 2

Scott Mendelson | Posted 07.24.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Kung Fu Panda 2 is a textbook example of how to do a sequel right. It is a laugh-out loud comedy, a thoughtful character drama, and a spectacular adventure.

PHOTOS: Brangelina Out With Maddox, Zahara, Pax & Shiloh

popsugar.com | Posted 07.24.2011 | Entertainment

Maddox, Zahara, Pax, and Shiloh Jolie-Pitt had a special outing to the premiere of Kung Fu Panda 2 in LA today....

Hollywood's Next Adaptation: Candy Land?!

ew.com | Posted 07.24.2011 | Entertainment

Admit it. You think the Candy Land movie is one of the worst ideas in Hollywood history. A movie based on the children's board game that itself seems ...

The Sweet Pregnancy Surprise Angelina Gave Jack Black's Wife

AP | Posted 07.11.2011 | Entertainment

CANNES, France -- Jack Black told the world that Angelina Jolie was pregnant with twins three years ago, when their animated comedy "Kung Fu Panda" pl...

'Transformers 2' Writer Fires Back At Michael Bay Calling The Film Crap

Hollywood Reporter | Posted 06.14.2011 | Entertainment

Writing a tentpole summer movie can mean huge rewards, but it's also rife with extra pressures. An exercise in politics as much as creativity, these c...

CinemaCon Day One: First Preview of the Year Ahead in Movies

Ellen Sterling | Posted 05.30.2011 | Entertainment
Ellen Sterling

For people who love movies, CinemaCon is four days of bliss and for the exhibitors and filmmakers it is a time bursting with hope that this year, as each year before it, will be better than the last.