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Trio Of Korean Classics Makes It To Film

by Alex Beanon August 14, 2014
A trio of Korean classic children’s books have been adapted for film for release in Korea. “Buckwheat Flower”, “A Lucky Day” and “Spring” are the film adaptations of children’s books from Lee Hyo-seok, Hyun Jin-gun and Kim You-jeong. “Buckwheat Flower” reminisces about the good old days through the perspective of an old man’s eyes while […]
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The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers To Suit Up Again

by Alex Beanon August 14, 2014
The high school superheroes called the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers were popular enough in the 1990s to have a feature film made of their television series [called, appropriately enough – “The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie”]. But the 1995 movie was not as popular as the show – making only $66 million worldwide – […]

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Thandie Newton Joins Westworld Cast

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
Thandie Newton has joined the cast of the HBO pilot “Westworld” and will play the part of the whorehouse madam Maeve Millay [patterned after the role of Miss Carrie – played by Majel Barrett – from the original Michael Crichton 1973 sci-fi movie tale of a fantasy robot theme park gone astray. Newton joins a […]
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Aquaman Split In Two

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
Poor Aquaman, the Rodney Dangerfield of superheroes – he never gets no respect – was shown the short end of the stick yet again when, rather than getting one screenplay from one superstar writer, he was assigned two writers to write two separate scripts in a sort of script showdown where either the best script […]

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"The Cupcakery Of Doom" Coming To Nickelodeon

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
“The Cupcakery of Doom” won this year’s Animated Shorts Program from Nickelodeon held at this year’s Comic Con in San Diego. The winner, Trevor Reece of Eureka, California, was picked out of more than 100 entries in Nickelodeon’s open call for an animated short that they will develop in the future – as a longer […]
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Disney To Release “The Making Of Frozen” Special On ABC

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
Disney will be releasing a special entitled “The Story of Frozen: Making An Animated Disney Classic” on ABC next month. The one-hour special will delve into the Walt Disney Animation Studios and see the work of the creative team that produced the blockbuster film as well as appearances by voice-stars Kristin Bell and Idina Menzel […]

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The Cayman Islands Are Beautiful...Unless You're From Illinois

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
The Cayman Islands are beautiful, there’s sun, sand, snorkeling and…lots of good hiding places for your cash. If you’re from the state of Illinois, this may not be a good thing but at least you can make an animated video about the Cayman Islands…
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New FIFA 15 Promises More Intelligent Goalkeepers

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
The biggest change for the upcoming FIFA 15 football/soccer video game from EA Sports is the maneuverability and decision-making prowess of the goalkeepers – maneuverability and decision-making that had not been available to goalkeepers in previous FIFA games and still won’t be if you are splaying FIFA 15 on an Xbox 360 or PS3 – […]

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My Real Games Release Vintage-Style Games

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
With today’s intricate video games on the verge of requiring a 12-week tutorial before you can understand what you are playing and what the object of the game is, there may be a slight emotional tug at your heart as you long for the days of yore when all you had to do was shoot […]
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Pixels Moved Back To Summer 2015

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
After beginning with an April release date that then moved into a May release date, the old school video game-themed movie from Adam Sandler “Pixels” was moved all the way into mid-summer by Sony. The film stars Kevin James as the President of the USA turning to old school video game champ Sandler to protect […]