Universal Animation Studios


Universal Animation Studios

Universal Animation Studios (formerly known as Universal Cartoon Studios), is the animation production arm of movie studio Universal Studios.

It is best-known for producing sequels to either Amblimation or Amblin Entertainment and Sullivan-Bluth feature films, such as "The Land Before Time", "An American Tail", "Balto" and other films and television series, using traditional and computer animation techniques.

The actual animation production is done overseas, most notably by Wang Film Productions, with pre-production and post-production is US-based.

Animated films

Universal Cartoon Studios productions

"The Land Before Time"

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"An American Tail"

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Alvin and the Chipmunks

#"Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein" (1999)
#"Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet the Wolfman" (2000)

"Balto"

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Other films

Theatrical releases are marked with an asterisk (*).
* "" (1998)
* "" (1999) *
* "Monster Mash" (2000)
* "Casper's Haunted Christmas" (2000)
* "The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus" (2000)
* "" (2003), (with Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon)
* "" (2004)
* "" (2004)
* "The Adventures of Brer Rabbit" (2006)

Universal Animation Studios productions

"The Land Before Time"

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Barbie

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#"Barbie as the Island Princess" (2007)
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#"Barbie and the Diamond Castle" (2008)
#"Barbie in a Christmas Carol" (2008)
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#"Barbie as the Sleeping Beauty" (2009)

Other films

Theatrical releases are marked with an asterisk (*).
* "Curious George" (2006, with Imagine Entertainment) *
* "PollyWorld" (2006)
* "The Tale of Despereaux" (2008, with Framestore CFC, Larger Than Life Productions, and Relativity Media) *
* "The Legend of Spyro 3D" (2009, with Velvet Octopus and The Animation Picture Company) *

TV series

* "" (1991-92, with Amblin Entertainment, Zaloom-Mayfield, and Big Pictures)
* "Fievel's American Tails" (1992, with Amblimation and Nelvana)
* "Exosquad" (1993-95)
* "Problem Child" (1993, with Lacewood Productions)
* "Family Dog" (1993, with Warner Bros. Animation and Amblin Entertainment)
* "Monster Force" (1994, with Lacewood Productions)
* "Beethoven" (1994, with Northern Lights Entertainment)
* "Earthworm Jim" (1995-96, with Akom Production Company, Flextech Television Limited, and Shiny Entertainment)
* "" (1996, with Lacewood Productions)
* "The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper" (1996, with Amblin Entertainment and Harvey Comics)
* "The Savage Dragon" (1996, with Lacewood Productions)
* "Wing Commander Academy" (1996, with Origin Systems Inc.)
* "The New Woody Woodpecker Show" (1999-2003)
* "" (2001-03)
* "Curious George" (2006-, with Imagine Entertainment and WGBH)
* "The Land Before Time" (2007, with Amblin Entertainment)

TV special

* "A Wish for Wings That Work" (1991, with Amblimation)

ee also

*Walter Lantz Productions

External links

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