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"Henry & Me" Submitted for Best Animated Feature Qualification

by Ed Liuon September 18, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter notes that independent distributor Reveal Animation Studios has submitted its film Henry & Me to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences for qualification as a nominee for the 2014 Best Animated Feature Academy Award. If accepted, the movie would add to an already crowded field, with as many as 17 […]

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Wall Street Journal Reports on Hub Takeover and Rebranding by Discovery

by Ed Liuon September 18, 2014
The Wall Street Journal reports that a long-rumored takeover and rebranding of the Hub Network is about to take place. The joint venture between Discovery and Hasbro has struggled to gain market share in the kids TV network environment dominated by Disney Channel and Nickelodeon, shifting from its original lineup of programming to include other […]
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TNT Acquires Television Rights To Marvel Films

by Alex Beanon September 18, 2014
If you want to watch the various superhero-themed movies from Marvel on television in the future, chances are you will be tuning into the TNT cable network. That’s because TNT has purchased the network broadcast rights to the next five Marvel feature films beginning with “The Avengers: Age of Ultron”. Each Marvel film will show […]

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"The Boxtrolls" Better Than Scarlett Johansson and "Sex Tape" (at UK Box Office)

by Ed Liuon September 16, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter notes that Laika’s The Boxtrolls leapt to the top of the box office charts in the United Kingdom in its premiere weekend, taking in $3.3 million to beat out Scarlett Johansson in Lucy (which took in $1.3 million in its fourth week of release in the U.K.) and last week’s box office […]

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Nickelodeon's TV and Digital Channels to Go Dark for 11th Annual Worldwide Day of Play on Sept. 20, 2014

by Ed Liuon September 15, 2014
NICKELODEON’S TV AND DIGITAL CHANNELS TO GO DARK FOR ELEVENTH ANNUAL WORLDWIDE DAY OF PLAY, SATURDAY, SEPT. 20 United States Tennis Association, NFL PLAY 60 and Boys and Girls Club of America Among More Than 15 National Partners to Host Thousands of Health and Wellness Events Across the U.S. NEW YORK – Sept. 15, 2014 […]

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Les Schwab Bakes You Animated Cookies

by Alex Beanon September 11, 2014
Actually, the recipient of the animated cookies is the Les Schwab representative – but they taste the same in this commercial for the tire repair chain that uses stylized animation to bake its cookies [chocolate chip, of course]…