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'Shaun The Sheep' Has 100% On Rotten Tomatoes. It's The Best Film Ever.

As movie critic Mark Kermode puts it: there's two things you can rely on in the movie world: Disney and Woody Allen. There's a serious argument to add Aardman Animations to that list and the...

Say Baa! New Shaun The Sheep Movie Trailer Released

Fans of animated sheep are in for a treat; a new trailer has been released for Shaun the Sheep: The Movie.The stop-motion caper by Aardman Animation sees the woolly hero go on an adventure in...

'Shaun The Sheep' First Trailer Released: The Flock Go On A Big City Adventure In New Movie [Trailer + Pictures]

The hilarious first trailer has been released for the Shaun The Sheep, the movie for the animated spin-off of Nick Park's well-loved Wallace and Gromit franchise. The children's animated television series centres on the titular...

Aardman Begins Shooting 'Shaun The Sheep Movie,' Set For 2015

StudioCanal and Aardman has begun shooting The Shaun the Sheep Movie, set to open in UK cinemas on March 20, 2015. Richard Starzak, the director of the movie who has helmed the TV series for...

Want To Bring Back 'Morph'? Then Back The Kickstarter Campaign!

Tapping into the nostalgia gland of anyone brought up in the 70s and 80s, a Kickstarter campaign from Aardman Animation – the creator’s of Wallace and Gromit – promises to bring back the lovable clay-constituted...

Gromit Auction Raises 2.3 Million For Children's Hospital Charity

Organisers of Wallace & Gromit's Grand Appeal left shocked after more than £2.3 million was raised for charity following the Gromit auction in Bristol.The 81 sculptures were designed by a variety of companies and proved...

Wallace And Gromit Sculptures Raise Millions For Children's Hospital

Wallace And Gromit creator Nick Park has helped raise $3.4 million (£2.3 million) for a children's hospital in England following the auction of dozens of huge sculptures of the beloved Plasticine pet pooch.Eighty-one different versions...

World's Greatest Effects Guru Ray Harryhausen Dies Aged 92

Ray Harryhausen, a visual effects guru often considered to have been the finest in the movie business, has died aged 92. Best known for his pioneering work on Star Wars, Jason and the Argonauts and...

Shaun The Sheep Lands His Own Movie: Nick Park Creation Gets Hollywood Treatment

Nick Park’s Shaun the Sheep has ben promoted again. After starring in Wallace & Gromit and then landing his own TV show, the animated farm animal is getting his own movie, The Guardian reports today...

Nick Park Backs Head Over Heels For Oscar Success

'Wallace and Gromit' creator Nick Park is backing a group of film students to triumph over Disney and 'The Simpsons' at the Oscars.'Head Over Heels' was made by several students at the National Film and...

'Wallace And Gromit's Nick Park Reveals Gromit Was A Cat

'Wallace and Gromit' creator Nick Park has been discussing his legendary animated characters and revealed that Gromit might well have been a cat, had he stuck to his original plans! Speaking to the Radio Times,...

Halle Berry To Appear In The Simpsons

Halle Berry is to make a guest appearance in 'The Simpsons'.The actress has provided her voice for an Oscar-themed episode of the animated show, in which a cartoon version of herself will wear the famous...

Wallace And Gromit Director Honoured With Statue

WALLACE AND GROMIT animator NICK PARK is set to be honoured in his hometown of Preston, England - with a life-size statue of his comic creations. The Oscar-winning filmmaker is currently working on designs for...

Aardman Is Back With New Sony Deal

British animation studio Aardman has signed a new deal with Sony Pictures, just two months after ending its partnership with DreamWorks. DreamWorks and Aardman went their separate ways at the end of January (07) after...

Sallis: 'Wallace And Gromit Are Better Without Hollywood'

WALLACE AND GROMIT star PETER SALLIS has urged creator NICK PARK to forget about Hollywood and go back to making short films about the animated duo. Park's deal with studio DreamWorks was recently axed after...

Stone Stuns Comedy Audience With Serial Killer Joke

Hollywood director OLIVER STONE shocked the audience at last night's (13DEC06) British Comedy Awards in London by joking about the recent murders of five prostitutes. The Suffolk killings, thought to be the work of a...

The Curse Of The Were-rabbit Scores Bafta Double

British animated characters WALLACE + GROMIT have scored a British Academy Of Film And Television Arts (BAFTA) double, after their THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT won Best Film at the Children's BAFTAs last night (26NOV06)....

Wallace And Gromit Up For Double Bafta

British animated characters WALLACE and GROMIT could do the BAFTA double at the upcoming (26NOV06) Children's British Academy of Film and Television Arts awards (BAFTA) after their movie THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT earned a...

Wallace And Gromit Masterminds Awarded Freedom Of City

The creators of beloved animated twosome WALLACE AND GROMIT are to be awarded the freedom of their home city of Bristol, south-west England in a ceremony which will coincide with the company's 30-year anniversary. Oscar-winning...

Wallace And Gromit To Be Honoured By Statue

Animated duo WALLACE AND GROMIT are to have a statue erected in their honour in their 'hometown' of Bristol, England. Oscar-winning animator NICK PARK created Wallace and Gromit in the Aardman Animations studio in Bristol...

Wallace And Gromit Fans Campaign For Statue

Fans of animated duo WALLACE AND GROMIT are campaigning for statues of the madcap inventor and his brainy dog to be erected in their 'hometown' of Bristol, England. Oscar-winning animator NICK PARK created Wallace and...

Clooney And Weisz Among Early Oscar Winners

Triple nominee GEORGE CLOONEY won the first Academy Award at Sunday's (05MAR06) ceremony, when his role in SYRIANA earned him the accolade for Best Supporting Actor. Pregnant British star RACHEL WEISZ, radiant in black satin,...

Wallace And Gromit Sweep The Annies

Claymation hit WALLACE + GROMIT: CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT was the big winner at the Annie Awards on Saturday (04FEB06), picking up 10 trophies at the annual animation ceremony. British animator NICK PARK and...

Brokeback Mountain Takes Top Pga Award

Controversial movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN was named Best Picture at the 17th annual Producers Guild Of America (PGA) awards last night (22JAN06), keeping it on track for Oscar glory in March (06). The ANG LEE-directed...

Park Unfazed By Wallace And Gromit Fire

LATEST: Oscar-winning animator NICK PARK is unfazed by the fire which destroyed many of his past creations on Monday (10OCT05), because he is determined to concentrate on future projects. Park's discovered his latest movie...

Us Viewers Love Britishness Of Wallace And Gromit

Academy Award-winning animator NICK PARK was determined to keep his latest movie success WALLACE AND GROMIT: THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT as British as possible, despite working in the American studios of celebrated director STEVEN...

Original Wallace And Gromit Figures Not In Blaze

LATEST: The creator of the WALLACE AND GROMIT films had the original plasticine figures of the cartoon twosome with him when a warehouse blaze destroyed the rest of the animated movies' history. Academy Award...

Wallace And Gromit History Lost In Blaze

The "entire history" of the popular animation films WALLACE AND GROMIT is feared destroyed in a warehouse blaze. Academy Award-winning Aardman Animations' site in Bristol, western England, collapsed today (10OCT05) when a fire ravaged...

Wallace And Gromit Film Book Was Rejected

The idea for NICK PARK's latest WALLACE AND GROMIT movie triumph, THE CURSE OF THE WERE RABBIT, was originally rejected by BBC bosses when presented in book form. The plasticine animation, which has received...

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