On the one hand, Transformers: Rescue Bots goes out of its way to balance out the importance of both its human and its robotic characters. The human characters are all at least as interesting and as developed as the robots, and they all have a strong reason for being there. The show also sets up […]
I am so lost. Well, that’s what I ought to be saying about “Orion Pax, Part 1,” the season 2 premiere of Transformers Prime, given that I’ve never watched the series and have been barely aware of its existence. Fortunately, the show (which is clearly pitched at a youthful demographic) knows that continuity for kiddoes […]
Any old movie runs the risk of looking dated to modern audiences. Intractable problems in classic films can often be solved in seconds by modern technology, cutting-edge film techniques can look awful or clichéd, and changing societal mores can make the innocuous into the questionable or the outright offensive. There’s a fine line that separates […]
HAPPINESS IS…PEANUTS™: TEAM SNOOPY AN ALL-NEW COLLECTION FEATURING HILARIOUS SPORTS-THEMED ADVENTURES WITH THE ENTIRE PEANUTS GANG IS AVAILABLE ON DVD MAY 8, 2012 FROM WARNER HOME VIDEO Release Includes Television Special Lucy Must Be Traded, Charlie Brown
AVATAR: THE LAST AIRBENDER—THE PROMISE PART 1 TOPS BOOKSCAN AT #1! February 16, MILWAUKIE, OR—In an amazing show of demand for Dark Horse’s newest graphic novel, Avatar: The Last Airbender—The Promise Part 1 soared to the top of the Bookscan charts last week! Written by Gene Luen Yang, author of the National Book Award-nominated American […]
Producers of a new live-action version of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are in final negotiations to bring Jonathan Liebesman on as director, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Liebesman, whose latest project is the soon-to-premiere Wrath of the Titans, will join TMNT-producers Scott Mednick and Galen Walker on the new iteration of the franchise. The script […]
NICKTOONS PREMIERES NEW ACTION-ADVENTURE ANIMATED SERIES, MONSUNO, THURSDAY, FEB. 23, AT 8:00 PM (ET) NEW YORK – February 6, 2012 – Nicktoons launches Monsuno™, a half-hour action-adventure series debuting with two back-to-back episodes on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 8:00 p.m. (ET). In the 52-episode series, the fate of the world lies in the hands of […]
Shout! Factory has released the following video clips and extras from The Adventures of Chuck & Friends: Friends to the Finish, collecting 10 episodes of the Hub’s CG-animated pre-school show: TRAILER: BEST IN SHOW: PRACTICE: CHASSIS DANCE: OVER, AROUND, AND THROUGH: KEY SET IMAGE SLIDESHOW: The Adventures of Chuck & Friends: Friends to the Finish […]
Capsule Reviews: "Penguins of Madagascar: Operation Blowhole," "SpongeBob’s Frozen Face-Off," "Dora Loves Boots"
SpongeBob SquarePants: Frozen Face-Off is another “soccer mom” DVD release of Nickeolodeon’s iconic cartoon character. Like most recent episodes of the show, the episodes sampled here feel like they must have been a lot of fun to make but not a lot of fun to watch. At least the title episode, which runs a full […]
New "My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic" Clip from Jan 21, 2012, Premiere Episode "The Last Roundup"
The Hub has released the following clip from “The Last Roundup,” the new premiere episode of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic premiering on Saturday, January 21, 2012: SYNOPSIS: Episode 214 – “The Last Roundup”: The friends travel all over Equestria to track down Applejack, who has mysteriously disappeared after attending a rodeo competition in […]