After many months of vigorous speculation about just who will play the ant in the upcoming “Antman” movie, Marvel finally withdrew their picnic blanket of secrecy and revealed that Paul Rudd will be playing the role of Henry Pym, a scientist who – through the use of special Pym Particles [not available at CostCo] – […]
Captain Justy Ueki Tylor might be the most unassuming man in the United Planets Space Force. He may not know regulations when it comes to uniforms, he may actively run from a fight, and he might even have a few relations with the opposing Raalgon Empire. Stuck with the decrepit vessel Soyokaze and an equally […]
Universal/Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me 2 has posted incredibly strong home video sales numbers in its first week of release, selling more than 4.5 million units on DVD and Blu-ray (56% of which was on the high-definition format). The numbers are comparable to those during DVD’s peak sales period in the early 2000’s, and matches the […]
The Hollywood Reporter notes that a court in China has levied a fine of 39,000 yuan (approx. $6,423) on the producers of Pleasant Goat and Big, Big Wolf, China’s most popular animated series, over an incident when two children were severely burned in April while imitating characters on the show. The amount represents 15% of […]
Since finally making the upgrade to the smartphone generation this spring, I’ve spent a lot of time playing downloadable app games including big names like The Simpsons: Tapped Out, Candy Crush Saga and Angry Birds. All fairly decent games but not ideal and certainly focussed on micro-transactions, the life blood of this new era of […]
The upcoming “Batman vs. Superman” movie with Ben Affleck starring as Batman and Henry Cavill as Superman may have one of their first string villains if rumors are true and Joaquin Phoenix is coerced into becoming nefarious Superman nemesis Lex Luthor. Phoenix has not confirmed he has been offered the plum role – or that […]
Nickelodeon has granted the world another season of “Rabbids Invasion”. The popular animated television show based on the Ubisoft video games “Raving Rabbids” will receive 26 new half-hour episodes for its second season on the network. Season Two of “Rabbids Invasion” on Nickelodeon will debut some time in mid-2014.
Santa visits Florida in 1972 and only good things can happen, right? Then Thumbelina comes along and – wait, what? A holiday classic of bad – completely overwhelming Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer…