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Review: “A Cat in Paris”: This Cat Is Where It’s At

by Ed Liuon November 30, 2012
The opening scenes of A Cat in Paris follow a cat burglar named Nico on a jewel heist, depicting his movements with a sinuous grace that could only be achieved through hand-drawn animation. Nico practically flows through the hole he cuts in a window, and seemingly turns his joints to jelly to avoid security cameras […]
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PR: Walt Disney Animation Studios Names Jennifer Lee Director of “Frozen”

by Ed Liuon November 30, 2012
WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS NAMES JENNIFER LEE DIRECTOR OF FROZEN Screenwriter/Director Lee Joins Director Chris Buck at the Helm of WDAS’ 53rd Full-Length Animated Feature BURBANK, Calif. (November 29, 2012) — Walt Disney Animation Studios (WDAS) taps Jennifer Lee to join Chris Buck at the helm of its 53rd full-length animated feature “Frozen,” which is […]

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NPR Interviews Peter Ramsey on Directing “Rise of the Guardians”

by Ed Liuon November 29, 2012
NPR has interviewed first-time director Peter Ramsey on his experience helming DreamWorks Animation’s latest film Rise of the Guardians. Among other topics, Ramsey discusses being the first African-American director of a feature-length CG-animated film, the differences on working in animation vs. live-action, and the sources for the approach the film takes to iconic characters like […]
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PR: “Tiny Toon Adventures Crazy Crew Rescues!” Coming to DVD on January 8, 2013

by Ed Liuon November 29, 2012
WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT UNLEASHES MORE CARTOON MADNESS WITH THE RELEASE OF TINY TOON ADVENTURES CRAZY CREW RESCUES! AVAILABLE JANUARY 8, 2013 Release Features Over Five Hours of Content BURBANK, CA (November 28, 2012) – They’re tiny, they’re toony, they’re all a little loony! Get set for another outrageous, fun-filled semester at Acme Looniversity with […]

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PR: “Pound Puppies” Episode Revealing Fan-Voted Puppy Name Premieres on December 1, 2012, on the Hub

by Ed Liuon November 29, 2012
*TUNE-IN ALERT* THE VOTES ARE IN! DON’T MISS THIS WEEK’S “POUND PUPPIES” EPISODE WHERE THE FAN-VOTED PUPPY NAME WILL BE REVEALED, THIS SATURDAY AT 9 AM ET ONLY ON THE HUB! ALSO TUNE-IN FOR ALL-NEW EPISODES OF “DAN VS.,” SATURDAY AT 4 PM ET AND “R.L. STINE’S THE HAUNTING HOUR: THE SERIES,” SATURDAY AT 6 […]
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PR: “Monsuno: Destiny” Coming to DVD on January 8, 2013

by Ed Liuon November 29, 2012
The Race to Harness the Power of Monsuno! MONSUNO: DESTINY The First DVD Collection from the MONSUNO Animated Series Available in Stores January 8, 2013 from Shout! Factory Kids On January 8, 2013, Shout! Factory Kids, in collaboration with FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME), the brand extension and licensing arm of FremantleMedia, will release MONSUNO: DESTINY, the […]

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PR: Nickelodeon Debuts “Peter Rabbit’s Christmas Tale” on December 14, 2012

by Ed Liuon November 29, 2012
NICKELODEON BRINGS BELOVED BEATRIX POTTER BOOK SERIES PETER RABBIT TO TV WITH DEBUT OF NEW HOLIDAY SPECIAL PETER RABBIT’S CHRISTMAS TALE FRIDAY, DEC. 14, AT 7 PM (ET/PT) (L-R): Lily Bobtail, Peter Rabbit, Benjamin Bunny in the Nickelodeon holiday special, “Peter Rabbit’s Christmas Tale” Credit: Nickelodeon NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2012 – Peter Rabbit hops […]
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PR: “Slugterra: Return of the Shane Gang” Coming to DVD on February 12, 2013

by Ed Liuon November 28, 2012
Choose your ammo…Slug it out! SLUGTERRA: RETURN OF THE SHANE GANG The First DVD Collection from the Slugterra Animated Series Available in Stores February 12, 2013 from Shout! Factory Kids On February 12, 2013, Shout! Factory Kids, in collaboration with Nerd Corps Entertainment, will release SLUGTERRA: RETURN OF THE SHANE GANG, the first DVD collection […]

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Review: “Pound Puppies” Charms; “Dinosaur Train” Strives; “Scooter the Penguin” Belly Flops

by Ed Liuon November 23, 2012
The Hub’s My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic has gotten a lot of attention for Lauren Faust’s initial push to make sure the show was watchable beyond its target demographic of little girls. While I don’t want to take away from any of that show’s well-earned success, the shame is that more of the Hub’s […]
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“Pound Puppies” Exclusive Clip & Stills from “I Heard the Barks on Christmas Eve”, Premiering November 24, 2012

by Ed Liuon November 21, 2012
The Hub has provided Toonzone the following exclusive clip from “I Heard the Barks on Christmas Eve,” the next new episode of Pound Puppies premiering this Saturday, November 24, 2012, at 9:00 AM ET/6:00 AM PT. Click any thumbnail below to enlarge: OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS In the episode entitled “I Heard the Barks on Christmas Eve,” […]