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"Space Kidettes" and "Young Samson" Now on Sale from Warner Archives

by Dan Collinson March 8, 2011 reports that Warner has released two Hanna-Barbera cartoons in one set, The Space Kidettes and Young Samson. The Space Kidettes chronicles the space age adventures of Scooter, Jenny, Countdown, Snoopy, and their dog Pup Star who must protect a treasure map from the evil space pirate, Captain Skyhook and his evil pal Static. The […]

"Family Guy" Creator Will Be Donald Trump's Roast Master

by Dan Collinson March 4, 2011
Last year, Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane was roast master for Knight Rider star David Hasselhoff. Now he’s going to be the roast master for a billionaire, Donald Trump. The Hollywood Reporter reports that MacFarlane will be the roast master for The Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump. The roasters for the roast will include […]

Nathan Fillion Voices Hal Jordan in "Emerald Knights"

by Dan Collinson February 7, 2011
TV Guide reports that Firefly and Castle star Nathan Fillion will voice Hal Jordan in the new DC Universe animated film Green Lantern: Emerald Knights. This would be Fillion’s second DCU movie, following his role as Col. Steve Trevor in the 2009 film Wonder Woman. Other actors cast for the film include Kelly Hu (X2: […]

"Toy Story 3" & "Dragon" Oscar Contenders

by Dan Collinson January 25, 2011
The Hollywood Reporter reports the nominees for this year’s Academy Awards. The hit Disney/Pixar film Toy Story 3 has been nominated for 5 Oscars, including Best Animated Film and Best Picture. Also nominated is the Dreamworks film How to Train Your Dragon, which is nominated for 2 awards including Best Animated Film. Alice in Wonderland, […]

"Wheelie and the Chopper Bunch" Coming to DVD from Warner Archives

by Dan Collinson January 15, 2011 reports that Warner will release another classic cartoon from the Warner Archives; Wheelie and the Chopper Bunch. The show focuses on Wheelie, a red Volkswagen beetle, and his girlfriend Rota Ree (a pun on both the “rotary engine” and actress Ruta Lee). Wheelie makes his living as a successful race and stunt car, but […]

Aron Kincaid 1940-2011

by Dan Collinson January 8, 2011
The Los Angeles Times reports that actor Aron Kincaid died on Thursday of heart failure at the Ronald Regan UCLA Medical Center at the age of 70. Kincaid got his start on the sitcom Bachelor Father in 1962, and later appeared in several beach movies such as The Girls on the Beach, and The Ghost […]

"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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Animated "Dukes" Coming to DVD from Warner Archive (UPDATED 11/20 w/Pre-Order Offer)

by Dan Collinson November 20, 2010 reports that the animated version of The Dukes of Hazzard is coming to DVD in The Dukes: The Complete Series. The Duke Boys and their cousin Daisy are in a race around the world against Boss Hogg & Sheriff Roscoe P. Coltrane in order to win the prize money to save the Duke’s farm. […]