Shrek films

  1. Warner/Chappell Acquires Production Music Company

    August 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Warner/Chappell Music has entered the high-margin production music segment of the publishing business, acquiring Non-Stop Music. The company's music has been heard recently in such trailers and movies as "Pirates of the Caribbean," ...

  2. BMI Recognizes Composer Gregson-Williams

    May 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT BMI Recognizes Composer Gregson-Williams Composer Harry Gregson-Williams claimed the Richard Kirk Award at BMI's annual Film & Television Music Awards dinner, held last night (May 17) at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles. T ...

  3. Activision, DreamWorks Ani Set Game Deal

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST DreamWorks Animation SKG signed a multiyear agreement with longtime videogame partner Activision, which will create games based on at least four additional DWA movies. LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) -- DreamWorks Animation SKG signed a multi ...

  4. VSDA To Honor Vin Diesel, Patrick Swayze

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Also acknowledging home video titles. Tomorrow (July 27) at the Video Software Dealers Association's annual Home Entertainment conference, the organization will honor Vin Diesel, Patrick Swayze and filmmaker Penelope Spheeris. Diesel will rec ...

  5. SEC Eyes DreamWorks Animation

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Two months after disappointing Wall Street with weak sales of the "Shrek 2" DVD, DreamWorks Animation said July 11 that the Securities and Exchange Commission has launched an informal inquiry into its LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) ...

  6. DreamWorks Animation Shareholders File Lawsuit

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The fallout from disappointing sales of the "Shrek 2" DVD continues for DreamWorks Animation SKG, which acknowledged June 2 that a law firm known for filing class-action claims filed a lawsuit on beha (The Hollywood Reporter) -- The fall ...

  7. Investors Sue DreamWorks Over 'Shrek 2' DVD Sales

    June 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Suit claims company hid retailer returns. DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. was hit Thursday (June 2) with its first shareholder lawsuit since going public: a proposed class action accusing company executives of misrepresenting DVD sales of "Shre ...

  8. New 'Shrek 2' Vid To Push 'Madagascar'

    March 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST A new home-video version of DreamWorks' "Shrek 2" will serve as a marketing tool for the studio's upcoming theatrical release "Madagascar." A new home-video version of DreamWorks' "Shrek 2" will serve a ...

  9. Shrek Sets DVD Sales Record

    November 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST DreamWorks Animation's "Shrek 2" has set a three-day DVD sales record, the company said yesterday (Nov. 8). The set moved 11 million DVDs in its first three days on shelves, in addition to 1.1 million DreamWorks Animation's &qu ...

  10. DreamWorks Animation IPO Charms Wall Street

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Star-struck Wall Street gave a dazzling welcome to DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. on Oct. 28, sending shares of the animated film maker up more than 38% in their market debut. NEW YORK (Reuters) -- Star-struck Wall Street gave a dazzling welcome to ...

  11. Picture This

    October 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Big-bucks marketing campaigns have been set in motion for two of the fourth quarter's most anticipated DVD releases, "Shrek 2" and "Spider-Man 2." Read Jill Kipnis' column. Big-bucks marketing campaigns have been set ...

  12. DreamWorks IPO Set

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Underwriters for DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc., producer of the blockbuster "Shrek" movies, set the terms Oct. 12 of the company's pending initial public offering. The company will offer 29 million co Washington (AP) -- Underwriters ...

  13. Picture This

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT One of the year's most anticipated video releases—animated feature "Shrek 2"—debuts Nov. 5 from DreamWorks Home Entertainment. Read Jill Kipnis' column. One of the year's most anticipated video releases¿animated feature &q ...

  14. 'Shrek 2' To Hit Vid In November

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT "Shrek 2" will hit home video Nov. 5, it was announced today (Aug. 5) by DreamWorks Home Entertainment. The title will be available on VHS ($15.95) and DVD ($19.95). It is not known if the DVD version "Shrek 2" will hit home vi ...

  15. Movies & Music

    May 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Counting Crow's Adam Duritz found it an uplifting challenge to write an original soundtrack for "Shrek 2." Read Carla Hay's column. Counting Crow's Adam Duritz found it an uplifting challenge to write an original soundtrac ...