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The Nut Job butters up for the small screen

Canadian studios Toonbox and Pipeline have unveiled a joint venture to collaborate on new projects from existing IP, including The Nut Job franchise.

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Cracking the The Nut Job code

The Nut Job 2 producer Harry Linden tells Playback how Toonbox and its partners plan to top the box-office success of the first film.


Could Canada lure Dean Deblois back?

The How to Train Your Dragon 2 writer and director on career momentum, indie animation and why he’d “love to come and make a movie here [in Canada] sometime.”

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ToonBox expands with L.A. office

ToonBox has also set up a working division in the same building as development and production partner Gulfstream Pictures, based out of the Warner Bros. lot.


Canadian Cinema Editors name 2014 winners

Enemy and Orphan Black are among the projects recognized at the fourth edition of the annual awards gala. (Enemy pictured)

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‘The Nut Job’ app cracks market in advance of theatrical release

The paid app promoting the 3D animated feature – a Canada-South Korea-U.S. coproduction – is launching wide ahead of the film’s release next week.

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ToonBox hires Disney scribe for new feature

Toronto’s ToonBox Entertainment has brought veteran animation screenwriter Lorne Cameron on board to pen its upcoming S3D feature film The Nut Job.