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PR: VIZ Media and Warner Home Video Forge Distribution Alliance

VIZ Media and Warner Home Video Forge Distribution Alliance Hit Japanese Animated Properties Include NARUTO, BLEACH, DEATH NOTE, INUYASHA, POKÉMON And Others San Francisco, CA, and Burbank, CA, December 17, 2008 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media) and Warner Home Video (WHV) have reached agreement for the home entertainment distribution in the United States and […]

Maddie Blaustein, Meowth Voice Actor, 1960 - 2008

Voice actor Maddie Blaustein has passed away at the age of 48 after a brief illness. She was best known as the voice of Meowth on Pokemon and as Solomon Muto in Yu-Gi-Oh! Blaustein also wrote a number of comics, sometimes credited by her birth name of Adam Blaustein, including a run on Milestone Comics’ […]

Warner Home Video to Distribute Viz Media Titles

Starting on April 1, 2009, Warner Home Video will begin to distribute Viz Media’s titles, starting with Hunter vs. Hunter box set vol. 2 and Naruto‘s 13th uncut box set, both of which will be released on 4/7/09. Warner will also distribute the entire Viz backlog, including big sellers like Death Note and Pokemon. For […]

"SpongeBob vs. The Big One" Coming to DVD

A new SpongeBob SquarePants DVD entitled “SpongeBob vs. The Big One” will contain six never-before-seen episodes, plus a double length episode is the same name as the DVD title. “SpongeBob vs. The Big One” will include a guest voice by Johnny Depp. It is set for release on 3/3/09. Special features will include “Plankton’s Special […]

Sydney Car Wash in Legal Hot Water with Nick for SpongeBob Infringement

The owner of a car wash in Sydney, Australia has attracted the attention of Nickelodeon’s legal team, which is claiming that the car wash’s company logo too closely resembles SpongeBob SquarePants. The owner is claiming that his logo looks “totally different” from Nickelodeon’s famous character.

Marshall and Kennedy Update "Tintin" and "The Last Airbender" Status

Producers Frank Marshall and Kathleen Kennedy took some time during promotions for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button to talk about some of the other projects they’re working on. Kennedy confirmed that the Tintin movies to be directed by Peter Jackson and Steven Spielberg are still in progress and still planned to be a trilogy, […]

"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Season 7 DVD Coming Soon

(Last Updated 12/5/08) An unofficial date for the 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles‘s seventh season has been given: 4/21/09. This date is still subject to change, and pricing, included episodes, and special features haven’t yet been announced. [Source: TVShowsOnDVD.com ; Link 2 ]

The Gift of "Knishmas": At Least It's Better Than Socks

After fifty years of Christmas specials (and forty years after the “Peanuts” gang gave them a definitive form), is it possible to make a holiday special that is fresh, unpredictable, and yet as inevitable in its meaning as the unavoidable fruitcake? More to the point—because I’m egocentric this way—is it possible to review the modestly […]

"SpongeBob" Season 5, Vol. 2: You Can't Jump the Shark When You Live Under the Sea

If you’ve listened to what a lot of other websites have said about this set of SpongeBob SquarePants episodes, you will have heard a chorus describing a show in gradual decline. The standard line is that, while SpongeBob is still good, it’s not what it once was; the magic has gone. Some of the more […]

"Kung Fu Panda" Dominates 36th Annual Annie Award Nominations

ASIFA-Hollywood has announced the nominees for the 36th annual Annie Awards, “recognizing the year’s best animated features, television productions, commercials, video games and short subjects.” DreamWorks Animation’s Kung Fu Panda racked up 17 nominations, including Best Animated Feature and the awards for directing, character animation, character design, and writing. Disney’s Bolt earned 9 nominations, with […]

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