August 19, 2009
The new Picture Car Museum at Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank is getting a lot of face time as tourists share the pictures they’ve taken on the VIP tours. The number of online posts is amazing because the attraction has only been open since July, said Danny Kahn, director of the VIP Tour. “We’ve seen hundreds of pictures from this area online,” Kahn said. The Ford Gran Torino from the Clint Eastwood-directed film “Gran Torino” is there, as is the Scooby-Doo Mystery Machine van, the Batmobile from Tim Burton’s 1989 “Batman” staring Michael Keaton and the Ford Anglia that flies in “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
May 12, 2010
Director Robert Brousseau and the crew at Hyper Image, a post-production and animation company in Glendale, had just finished animating the TV show ?Star Ship Troopers Chronicles? when they felt intrigued by a video game idea. As time progressed, the game idea evolved into a possible series, but instead became a movie. The result is ?Race,? the new computer-animated science fiction action film that will be released on DVD by Phase 4 Films on May 25. ?It?s very satisfying for us to get a shelf space,?