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Astro Boy

Release Date: October 23, 2009

February 25, 2009
Imagi eyes October 23rd release

Imagi Entertainment's Astro Boy is officially on track to be released in theaters on October 23rd. The studio temporarily suspended the production last month. all but 23 of the studio's staffers have been called back to complete the movie.
Source: Variety

January 29, 2009
U.S. adaptation back on track

The U.S. adaptation of Astro Boy is back on track after production was temporarily suspended by producer Imagi Entertainment. The company shut down production for a week because bridge financing hadn't come through on time. The financing is now here, however, which will carry the company until private equity company funding arrives next week.
Source: Variety

October 12, 2008
Kristen Bell joins manga project

Kristen Bell and Matt Lucas signed on for the CG feature Astroboy. Other voice talents include Nicolas Cage, Donald Sutherland and Freddie Highmore. The project, based on a manga story, is slated for an Oct. 23, 2009 U.S. release.
Source: Variety

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