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It’s Smiley’s World And You’re Just Living In It

by Alex Beanon July 22, 2014
Nicolas Loufrani, the owner of the smiley emoticon rights, has joined up with French entertainment company PGS Entertainment and Paris-based animation studio, OuiDO!, to produce an animated television series for children ages 4-7 based on the emoticon and his fellow emoticon family. The new television series is expected to debut on French television channels Gulli […]
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Disney Unveils Toy Story That Time Forgot Poster

by Alex Beanon July 22, 2014
The newest short film based on the “Toy Story” franchise is called “Toy Story That Time Forgot” and will be debuting as a holiday special on ABC later this year, but you don’t have to wait that long to see the poster for the show which Disney/Pixar released this week leading up to their appearance […]

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Viz Media Has Plans For 2014 Comic Con

by Alex Beanon July 22, 2014
Viz Media Has Plans For 2014 Comic Con Viz Media will be appearing at the 2014 Comic Con this week in San Diego and that means attendees will see plenty of Naruto Shippuden, Catbug [“Bravest Warriors”], Hello Kitty, Sailor Moon and Doraemon throughout the week at the Viz Media Booth 2813. In addition, Viz Media […]
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Mondo Bringing Toys To Comic Con

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2014
Mondo is generally known for its geek apparel and posters – especially its dedication to film and television minutiae such as its t-shirt line based on the carpet patterns from the film, “The Shining”. But now the company will be expanding to toy lines and will be bringing its wares to this year’s annual convention […]

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Batman And Pee-Wee Sitting In A Tree, Ready To Be Released On DVD

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2014
Warner Bros. Home Video has announced that “Batman: The Complete Television Series” will be released to both Blu-ray and DVD in November while Shout! Factory announced “Pee-Wee’s Playhouse: The Complete Series” will come to Blu-ray in October with an HD DVD release to come later. “Batman” has the entire three-season run [1966-68] of the television […]
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Is Studio Ghibli On The Cusp Of Calling It Quits?

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2014
With Hayao Miyazaki’s retirement and Toshio Suzuki’s move from film producer to general manager within the studio, rumors have surfaced in Japan that the venerable anime studio may be moving from producing feature films to merely managing their anime assets or creating television productions. Miyazaki’s retirement combined with Suzuki’s change of focus and the exorbitant […]

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Simpsons World App To Debut In Autumn

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2014
With next week’s “The Simpsons” marathon scheduled to begin on FXX, the network has announced that they will be rolling out an app in October 2014 that will provide access to every one of those same episodes. The FXNow app will be available on smartphones, tablets, gaming consoles, smart TVs, and additional set-top devices and […]
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Comic Con Swag Bag Alert- Arrow And Mike Tyson Mysteries

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2014
The week of the 2014 Comic Con is here and that brings all the TV-show-themed swag bags out of the woodwork. Warner Bros. – who will be producing and distributing all 13 swag bag varieties – brought out their “Arrow” and “Mike Tyson Mysteries” bags. 130,000 swag bags – 10,000 each – will be offered […]

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Guardians Of The Galaxy Extended Trailer

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2014
If you have five minutes, then grab a cup of coffee and watch this extended trailer for the upcoming “Guardians of the Galaxy” [release date: August 1, 2014] as the main characters of the film are introduced with snippets of their backstories and Rocket [voiced by Bradley Cooper] and Star-Lord [Chris Pratt] plan – sorta […]
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Shel Silverstein Biopic In The Works

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2014
A film biography profiling cartoonist and children’s author Shel Silverstein, may be coming to life in the near future. The film will be based on the book “A Boy Named Shel: The Life and Times of Shel Silverstein” by Lisa Rogak. The film will cover the life of Silverstein, who started out as a cartoonist […]