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Wallace And Gromit Writer's Humble Setting

WALLACE + GROMIT writer BOB BAKER creates his Oscar-winning stories about the madcap inventor and his brainy dog in a humble garden shed. Baker, 67, wrote the script for WALLACE + GROMIT IN THE WRONG...

Wallace And Gromit's Paltry Payout

WALLACE AND GROMIT creators Aardman Animations have received an insurance payout of less than $1.7 million (GBP1 million) to cover the valuable clay figures lost in the blaze that destroyed their warehouse last year (OCT05)....

Corpse Bride Wins Animation Awards

TIM BURTON'S CORPSE BRIDE triumphed at the British Animation Awards on Thursday (09MAR06), after beating Oscar-winning WALLACE AND GROMIT: THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT to the Best Feature accolade. The quirky film-maker picked up the...

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...

Aardman Moves On To Computers

British movie house Aardman Animations has made its first film using computer generated imagery (CGI), after years of working with plasticine models. After scoring hits including WALLACE AND GROMIT: THE CURSE OF THE WERE...

Wallace And Gromit Lead British Animation Awards

WALLACE AND GROMIT: THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT has been nominated for three British Animation Awards. The smash hit movie, which is also up for an Academy Award, leads nominations ahead of the ceremony...

Brokeback Mountain Tops Florida Critics Poll

Acclaimed western BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN has topped Florida's annual movie critics poll, after walking away with four awards including Best Film. The controversial movie also won Best Director (ANG LEE), Best Screenplay (LARRY McMURTRY and...

Harry Potter Is UK Film Of 2005

HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE is Britain's most successful movie of 2005 - beating off competition from STAR WARS: EPISODE III - REVENGE OF THE SITH and CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY....

Wallace And Gromit Lead Annie Nominations

Blockbuster WALLACE AND GROMIT: THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT leads the nominations at the 2006 Annie Awards, picking up 15 nods, including Best Feature. The latest tale about inventor WALLACE and his intellectually-superior dog...

Wallace And Gromit Boost Cheese Sales

Plasticine movie stars WALLACE AND GROMIT have given Britain's cheese industry a massive boost thanks to the success of their film THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT. Wallace's premier pleasure in life is Wensleydale cheese,...

Wallace And Gromit Don't Budge In UK Box Office

The animated adventures of WALLACE AND GROMIT has out-classed competition from both EMMA THOMPSON's NANNY McPHEE and TIM BURTON's CORPSE BRIDE to cling on to top position at the UK box office....

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 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...

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...

New Wallace And Gromit Movie Encounters Rabbit Curse

A 100-year-old superstition about rabbits has led to a ban on posters advertising new animated movie WALLACE AND GROMIT: THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT on the Isle Of Portland off the west coast of England....

Wallace And Gromit Hit Australia

The latest movie starring British plasticine stars WALLACE AND GROMIT has wowed audiences across Australia, and looks set to do the same when it is released worldwide next month (OCT05). THE CURSE OF THE...

Park's Love For Wallace And Gromit

Celebrated animator NICK PARK adores his creations WALLACE and GROMIT so much, he would rather make more films about them than any of his other characters. And even though it has been 10 years...

Helena And Ralph Join Wallace And Gromit Team

OSCAR-nominated stars HELENA BONHAM-CARTER and RALPH FIENNES will lend their voices to the first ever feature length WALLACE AND GROMIT movie. The project, titled CURSE OF THE WERERABBIT, will begin shooting in Bristol, England...

Chickens Run All Over Dreamworks

A little known British author is taking the creator of hit film CHICKEN RUN to court - claiming the movie was based on his book. STEVEN SPIELBERG's DREAMWORKS studio produced the enormously successful animation...

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