HULU TO DEBUT JIM HENSON’S “DOOZERS,” THE FIRST ORIGINAL SERIES FOR HULU KIDS Animated Preschool Series Inspired by Beloved “Fraggle Rock” Characters to Launch Exclusively in the U.S. on Hulu and Hulu Plus on April 25, 2014 LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Feb. 10, 2014) – Today Hulu announced its first original series pickup for Hulu Kids […]
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs was an entertaining trifle of a movie that managed the impressive feat of expanding a slim children’s book into a satisfying feature film. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 expands on the world of the first film to yield a charming enough sequel, if also one that’s noticeably […]
Warner Bros. The LEGO Movie walled out all its competition at the box office in its debut weekend, with $69.11 million (estimated) in ticket sales. Its nearest competitor, Sony’s The Monuments Men starring George Clooney, came in a distant second in its debut weekend with $22.7 million (estimated) in sales. The opening is one of […]
LEGO. Do I really need to say any more? The plastic interlocking building toy has been a favourite of generations of kids, winning awards and hearts in equal measure. Pretty much everyone alive today has fond memories of creative play with the stuff, myself included. So when I heard a big budget LEGO movie was […]
The New York Times has spoken with The Lego Movie co-directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller and animation co-director Chris McKay (Robot Chicken) about the making of the new film. The article looks at the decision to fabricate the movie’s entire world out of Lego pieces, the decision process that led to selecting CGI (with […]
“Walking With Dinosaurs” with a voice cast starring John Leguizamo, Justin Long and Karl Urban has been given a release date for Blu-ray and DVD. Bonus material for the Blu-ray/DVD Combo include an Ultimate Dino Guide, a test to match the dinosaur calls, an interactive map showing where dinosaurs roamed the Earth, a Brainosaurus trivia […]
The cast for the upcoming “Ant Man” movie from Disney/Marvel may be getting larger with a possible addition of Evangeline Lilly in an as-yet-unnamed role in the movie. The current cast already includes Michael Douglas and Paul Rudd in the two starring roles. “Ant Man” currently has a scheduled release date of July 17, 2015.
Sony Pictures Animation’s Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 has topped the home video sales chart in its first week of release, with the Nielsen VideoScan First Alert sales chart pegging it at #1 for both the DVD/Blu-ray combined chart and the dedicated Blu-ray sales chart. Trailing it on the combined sales chart were […]