For Kids

Review: “Secret of the Wings” is Genuine Magic for the “Tinker Bell” Series

by Ed Liuon November 2, 2012
I’m sure that Teenaged Ed would be horrified to learn that Adult Ed would actively look forward to Disney’s Tinker Bell direct-to-video movies. However, Teenaged Ed was an idiot about a lot of things and this would be one of them. While the latest installment, Secret of the Wings comes a year behind schedule, the […]

Disney’s “Secret of the Wings” Debuts at Top Spot of Home Video Sales Charts

by Ed Liuon November 1, 2012
Walt Disney Studio’s direct-to-video movie Secret of the Wings premiered in the top spot on both the Nielsen VideoScan FirstAlert chart and the dedicated Blu-ray sales chart in its debut week (ending October 28, 2012). The new movie joins the other three Tinker Bell movies in being a top seller, with the franchise selling millions […]


PR: Nickelodeon Debuts First Full-Length Stop-Motion Special “It’s a SpongeBob Christmas!” on December 9, 2012

by Ed Liuon October 31, 2012
NICKELODEON DEBUTS FIRST FULL-LENGTH STOP-MOTION SPECIAL, IT’S A SPONGEBOB CHRISTMAS!, DEC. 9, AT 7:30 P.M. (ET/PT) John Goodman Lends His Voice as Santa Claus in Half-Hour Special; Companion DVD, CD and Ebook to Be Released in November   LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31, 2012 – Nickelodeon celebrates the holidays with its first full-length stop-motion animated special, […]

PR: TELETOON’s Morevember Offers More Laughs, More Thrills, and More Fun All November Long

by Ed Liuon October 31, 2012
TELETOON’S MOREVEMBER OFFERS VIEWERS MORE LAUGHS, MORE THRILLS AND MORE FUN ALL MONTH LONG More premieres, more new episodes, more marathons and more movies flood the TELETOON schedule in November (Toronto, Ontario, October 30, 2012) – It used to be considered one of the most depressing months of the year, but in 2012 TELETOON is transforming November intoMOREvember and turning it into […]

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Ottumwa, IA Declares November 2, 2012, “Wreck-It Ralph” Day; Interviews with John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, & Director Rich Moore

by Ed Liuon October 31, 2012
In advance of the release of Wreck-It Ralph on Friday, November 2, 2012, Ottumwa, Iowa, has declared that date to be “Wreck-It Ralph Day,” as part of the town’s celebrations of video game culture throughout the decades. A ribbon-cutting and cake-cutting ceremony will be held on November 1, 2012, at 11:15 PM. Elsewhere, interviews have […]

UK’s Channel 5 Orders “Wanda and the Alien” for 2013

by Maxie Zeuson October 30, 2012
The UK’s Channel 5 has ordered a new preschool animated series based on the kid property Wanda and the Alien, c21 Media reports. The CGI-animated series will follow a girl rabbit who meets an alien. The series, from RH Childeren’s Screen Entertainment, is expected to debut in the latter half of 2013.


Briefly: “Bugs Bunny Superstar” to DVD; Kid Shows Get Int’l Distribution

by Maxie Zeuson October 30, 2012
* Warner Archive is releasing Bugs Bunny Superstar, a 1975 documentary feature about the studio’s Termite Terrace, on Tuesday, October 30. [AWN] * Los Angeles’s Kid Glove Creative and Sydney’s Sticky Pictures will produce Perry Parka Polar Possum, a new animated series about a possum who is the mayor of the North Pole. [c21 Media] […]

PR: Nintendo Details Three Final Nintendo Land Attractions

by Grant Whiteon October 29, 2012
Nintendo News: Nintendo Details Three Final Nintendo Land Attractions REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Nintendo today revealed additional information about Nintendo Land, a game for the new Wii U console that will give players of all ages a fun, immersive way to discover the one-of-a-kind entertainment experiences offered by the system in both single- and multiplayer game play. Using the Wii U […]


PR: Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask Brings an Eerie New Mystery to Nintendo 3DS

by Grant Whiteon October 29, 2012
Latest Entry in Fan-Favorite Game Series Invites Players to Unravel a New Mystery by Solving Tons of Fun Puzzles; Hundreds More Downloadable Puzzles on the Way REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– As Halloween revelers get ready to don their masks and celebrate all things eerie, Nintendo is introducing a spellbinding new tale that delivers mind-bending tricks and […]

PR: Schulz Museum Celebrates the Holiday Season with “The Art of Peanuts Animation”

by Ed Liuon October 29, 2012
Exhibition of Rare Animation Cels Schulz Museum Celebrates the Holiday Season with The Art of Peanuts Animation (Santa Rosa, CA) Peanuts has been associated with the holidays since that December evening in 1965 when A Charlie Brown Christmas was broadcast on television for the first time. Forty-seven years later, the Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center is highlighting […]