Buena Vista will stop distributing all DVD and VHS versions of The Lion King, The Lion King 1 1/2, and The Lion King 2: Simba’s Pride on January 31, DVDExclusive reports. The moratorium, which will last for an undisclosed number of years, will also include all special editions and trilogy sets. (via Animated-News)
Chapters 21 through 25 of Star Wars: Clone Wars will get a big-screen presentation at the Celebration III convention in April, StarWars.com reports. Members of the Official Star Wars Fan Club who attend will also be able to attend a private screening and get a chance to win Clone Wars posters autographed by the creators. […]
The official websites for the Superman: The Animated Series – Volume One and Batman: The Animated Series – Volume Two DVD collections are now online. Both mutli-disc sets will be released on January 25, 2005. Discuss this news here on The DC Animation Forum. Stay tuned for more updates on these DVD sets very soon.
ADV Films will release Princess Tutu: Märchen to DVD on January 25, the company says. The DVD-only release will retail for $29.98 and contain five complete episodes in English 2.0 and Japanese 2.0 audio with English subtitles. Extras include: staff commentary with Shoko Oono (translator) & Mike Yantosca (ADR writer); voice actor commentary with Luci […]
TVShowsOnDVD reports that the upcoming He-Man DVD release will possibly include one of the specials that featured She-Ra, but that She-Ra: Princess of Power is itself not covered by the news announced yesterday. The site has more info on the DVD release from unidentified sources and says that a full press release from BCI Eclipse […]
Sony’s online store entry for their Complete Astro Boy set, to be released March 29, lists the video format as “full frame” and the audio tracks as English, Spanish and Portuguese. Since the original aspect ratio was 16:9, this suggests the DVDs will contain an edited version of the show and will lack the original […]
Catwoman is a misguided, big-budget adaptation of the comic book character that stumbles out of the litter box and tracks its own crap all over the floor. A mix of been-there done-that cliches, loud music, and an overabundance of CGI, it looks like Catwoman has reached the end of her nine lives. Patience Philips (Halle […]