Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘Pinocchio’ To Be Animated And Produced By ShadowMachine

By | Monday July 30, 2012 @ 12:06pm PDT
Mike Fleming

Pinocchio ShadowMachineEXCLUSIVE: ShadowMachine has come aboard to produce and steer the animation for Pinocchio, the stop-motion animated movie that is being co-directed by Guillermo del Toro and Mark Gustafson. Del Toro wrote the script with Matthew Robbins and Grimly, based on the classic Carlo Collodi book. They join the Jim Henson Company and are running the pre-production, production and post-production from ShadowMachine’s Los Angeles studios.

Guillermo Del Toro PinocchioIt is a coup for the boutique studio, which houses the team of artists, designers and animators who will work on the film in Los Angeles. It has so far focused on commercials, videos and features and TV, but this is their second recent large-scale film. ShadowMachine is currently in production on Hell And Back, an R-rated stop-motion animated comedy that stars Mila Kunis, Nick Swardson, TJ Miller Bob Odenkirk, Rob Riggle and Susan Sarandon. Read More »

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Susan Sarandon Joins ‘Hell & Back’ Voice Cast

By | Monday July 2, 2012 @ 3:17pm PDT

EXCLUSIVE: Susan Sarandon will voice the role of Barb the Angel in ShadowMachine‘s R-rated stop-motion comedy Hell & Back, which stars Nick Swardson and TJ Miller as buddies who must rescue their pal who has been accidentally … Read More »

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Bob Odenkirk Joins Cast Of ‘Hell & Back’

By | Wednesday March 28, 2012 @ 2:38pm PDT

Bob Odenkirk Hell And BackEXCLUSIVE: Bob Odenkirk has come aboard to co-star in the stop-motion animated comedy movie Hell & Back, joining an ensemble voice cast that includes Mila Kunis, Nick Swardson, … Read More »

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Nick Swardson And TJ Miller Cast In Stop-Motion Pic ‘Hell & Back’

By | Tuesday December 13, 2011 @ 1:37pm PST

EXCLUSIVE: Nick Swardson and TJ Miller have been cast in ShadowMachine’s R-rated stop-motion animated Hell & Back, a comedy about two best friends who must rescue their pal when he … Read More »

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