Archive for 2011

"Speed Buggy" Coming to DVD from Warner Archives

by Dan Collinson January 5, 2011 reports that Warner will release the classic cartoon Speed Buggy on DVD from the Warner Archives collection on January 11th (next Tuesday). The show chronicles three friends Debbie, Mark and Tinker going to different races along with a talking dune buggy called Speed Buggy. Along the races, the gang are involved in a series […]

"Girls Bravo" Complete Series: Sins of the Flesh

by SB20xxon January 5, 2011
Let’s not ignore the elephant in the room here. Girls Bravo is a jack-off show. If you’re not there to get titillated by the fanservice, it’s rather pointless. It’s like Jim Gaffigan’s joke about watching The Food Network: When you’re hungry, it’s like porn. But when you’ve eaten, the reaction is: “This is stupid.” Now, […]

Stan Lee Receives Star on Hollywood Boulevard

by Dan Collinson January 4, 2011
Fifty years ago, he created such heroes as Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk, The Fantastic Four, and the X-Men. Today, Stan Lee received a new honor, a star on the Hollywood Boulevard Walk of Fame. The Associated Press reports that Stan Lee became the 2,428th name on the famous avenue of dreams when his star was […]

"Tangled" Director: No Sequel Planned

by Ed Liuon January 4, 2011 has spoken with Byron Howard and Nathan Greno, the directors of Disney’s latest animated feature Tangled, about the prospect of a sequel to the movie after its impressive $150 million domestic box office ticket sales. Greno is quoted saying, “We don’t do sequels just because the first film did really well at the box […]

"Dora’s Ballet Adventures" on DVD as Target Exclusive on February 20, 2011

by Ed Liuon January 4, 2011
Nickelodeon has announced a new Dora the Explorer DVD titled Dora’s Ballet Adventures, scheduled for release on February 20, 2011, exclusively at Target department stores. The disc will contain four episodes of the show and carry a suggested retail price of $16.99. The full press release follows: JOIN DORA FOR HER BIG DANCE SHOW! DORA […]

US Postal Service Rolling Out Pixar Stamps in 2011

by Ed Liuon January 4, 2011
The United States Postal Service will honor the films of the Pixar Animation Studios in a line of stamps set to go on sale starting August 19, 2011. Each pane of 20 stamps will use five designs featuring Lightning McQueen and Mater from Cars; Remy the rat and Linguini from Ratatouille; Buzz Lightyear and several […]

"Megamind" Comes to DVD and Blu-ray February 25, 2011

by Ed Liuon January 4, 2011
DreamWorks Animation Studios SKG has announced that Megamind will be arriving on DVD and Blu-ray disc on February 25, 2011. The movie stars Will Ferrell as the titular supervillain who finds himself lacking a sense of purpose after he finally defeats his superheroic nemesis. The movie also stars Brad Pitt, Tina Fey, David Cross, and […]

"Metropia": An Underwhelming Underground

by Eileen Cruzon January 4, 2011
Metropia takes us into the alternate near-future of 2024 Europe, sometime after the depletion of our natural resources and a severe economic crash. A massive subway network has emerged, connecting the all of the countries throughout the continent. Roger, our paranoid and emotionally castrated protagonist, swears his mind is invaded by a stranger’s voice whenever […]

Mill Creek Brings "Sabrina", "C.O.P.S." and Original "He-Man" on DVD

by Dan Collinson January 3, 2011 reports that Mill Creek Entertainment will release Sabrina: The Animated Series, C.O.P.S., and the original He-Man and the Masters of the Universe on DVD on February 15th, 2011. Sabrina: The Animated Series – Volume 1 will be a 3 disc set containing the first 32 episodes of the series. Also coming out will be […]

Nick Orders Ninth Season of "SpongeBob SquarePants"

by on January 3, 2011
Nickelodeon has picked up a ninth season of SpongeBob SquarePants, Deadline Hollywood reports. The kid network has ordered 26 episodes for 2012, which will push the total number of episodes of the hit series over the 200 mark. The full press release from Nickelodeon follows: NICKELODEON ANNOUNCES NINTH SEASON OF ANIMATED MEGA-HIT SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, REACHING […]