TOONING UP: THE DRAW OF ANIMATED FEATURES

The theatrical success of several animated features from different studios marks the start of a potential video bonanza for supermarkets.Late last year, four animated films -- "Antz," "The Rugrats Movie," "A Bug's Life" and "The Prince of Egypt" -- were all competing theatrically, an unprecedented occurrence. This is the result of several studios gearing up their animation divisions to challenge perennial

The theatrical success of several animated features from different studios marks the start of a potential video bonanza for supermarkets.

Late last year, four animated films -- "Antz," "The Rugrats Movie," "A Bug's Life" and "The Prince of Egypt" -- were all competing theatrically, an unprecedented occurrence. This is the result of several studios gearing up their animation divisions to challenge perennial leader Walt Disney Pictures, Burbank, Calif., in hopes of capturing a bigger ch

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