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PR: New York International Children's Film Festival Lineup Includes Six Animated French Films

by Ed Liuon March 12, 2013
NEW YORK INT’L CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL LINEUP INCLUDES SIX ANIMATED FRENCH FILMS **** APPROVED FOR ADOPTION– NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE THE DAY OF THE CROWS– EAST COAST PREMIERE ERNEST & CELESTINE– US PREMIERE KIRIKOU AND THE MEN AND THE WOMEN– NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE THE PAINTING– WORLD PREMIERE ENGLISH-LANGUAGE VERSION ZARAFA **** TICKETS NOW ON SALE AT […]
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PR: VIZ Media to Debut BEN 10 OMNIVERSE Original Graphic Novels This Fall

by Ed Liuon March 12, 2013
VIZ MEDIA TO LAUNCH NEW BEN 10 OMNIVERSE ORIGINAL GRAPHIC NOVEL SERIES THIS FALL Inspired By The Popular Kids Animated Action Series On Cartoon Network, New Original Graphic Novels Will Add An Exciting New Chapter To The Dynamic Property’s Story San Francisco, CA, March 11, 2013 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor […]

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Lucasfilm Ending Production on "Star Wars: The Clone Wars," Postpones "Detours" Comedy Animated Series

by Ed Liuon March 12, 2013
Lucasfilm has announced that no more episodes of of Star Wars: The Clone Wars will be produced, although the official statement also promises “continuing production on new Clone Wars story arcs that promise to be some of the most thrilling adventures ever seen.” In addition, the comedy animated series Star Wars: Detours from Seth Green, […]
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NY Times Looks at Making "From Up on Poppy Hill"

by Ed Liuon March 11, 2013
The New York Times has examined the making of From Up on Poppy Hill, the latest film from Studio Ghibli directed by Goro Miyazaki from an adapted screenplay by his father Hayao Miyazaki. In the article, the younger Miyazaki discusses some of the artistic influences in the film and inspirations for some of its key […]

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Earth’s Mightiest Hyped Up Show

by Alex Beanon March 11, 2013
Marvel signed a ginormous deal with Disney a few years ago, had last year’s biggest movie with the “Avengers” and have a fanbase approximately the size of Albania – so naturally, they are feeling the need to hype up their product a bit more in case there are still 17 people left on Earth who […]
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Arrow At PaleyFest – We Need More Cowbell

by Alex Beanon March 11, 2013
The cast of “Arrow” appeared at PaleyFest – a sort of fancy-schmancy New-York-based Comic-Con featuring television programming – and cleared a few matters up in the series. While the series action is pseudo-realistic [depending on how much Kool-Aid you are willing to drink], there will be no superhero-style superpowers coming down the pike for Arrow […]

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Archer Episode Recap – Midnight Ron – Season 4, Episode 4

by Alex Beanon March 11, 2013
Synopsis: It’s the Ballad of Ron Cadillac as the sordid past of Archer’s stepdad is revealed when Archer [H. Jon Benjamin] requires a ride home from the Montreal casino where he got drunk and lost all his money…sooooo Archer. Details: How do you get back from Montreal without really trying? Well, if you’re drunken superspy […]
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Arrow Episode Recap – Dodger – Season 1, Episode 15

by Alex Beanon March 11, 2013
Synopsis: The Criminal of the Week is Dodger [played by James Callis], a kind of second-rate international jewel thief who goes after mostly second-rate jewels [no diamonds] and kills people with bomb collars who don’t cooperate with him. Also, Oliver has a date with McKenna and shoots an arrow or two in anger. Details: The […]

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PR: 'Supernatural: The Anime Series' Set For UK Release

by Grant Whiteon March 11, 2013
Supernatural: The Anime Series On DVD 27 May 2013 Fast sell: The first-ever live-action television series to be re-imagined as an anime series, “Supernatural: The Anime Series” brings a whole new dimension to the internationally acclaimed hit TV phenomenon. Key talent: Creator Eric Kripke (Revolution; Supernatural; Boogeyman), voice actors Jared Padalecki (Supernatural; Friday The 13th; […]
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Review: "The Mystical Laws" Hasn't a Prayer

by Maxie Zeuson March 11, 2013
The Mystical Laws is a movie so bad–a movie that gets so many things wrong–that it passes through mere incompetence to emerge in that fairy tale world inhabited by Plan 9 From Outer Space and Batman Forever. Don’t let its initially professional sheen mislead you. This is a movie that creeps toward insanity on soft […]