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Animation Nominees Announced For 85th Academy Awards

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison January 14, 2013
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently announced its official Oscar nominees for the 85th Academy Awards, including five nominations for the categories of Best Animated Feature and Best Animated Short. The winners will be announced at the Oscar award ceremony being held on February 24th, 2013 at 7 PM. The nominees listed […]
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Review: “I Say, I Say…Son!” Shines a Light on Looney Tunes’ McKimson Brothers

by Ed Liuon January 12, 2013
I Say, I Say…Son! bills itself as a tribute to Bob, Chuck, and Tom McKimson: three artistic brothers who spent tenures at Warner Bros. Animation during its heyday from the 1940’s to the 1960’s. One might easily question the objectivity of Robert McKimson, Jr., who is the son of the eldest brother Bob, but the […]

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Matt Bomer to Voice Superman in “Superman: Unbound”; Other Voice Cast Members Announced

by Ed Liuon January 7, 2013
TVGuide.com has named Matt Bomer (White Collar) as the latest actor to portray Superman for the upcoming DC Entertainment direct-to-video animated feature film Superman: Unbound. Other voice cast members named in the same article include John Noble (Fringe) as Brainiac, Stana Katic as Lois Lane, and Molly Quinn as Supergirl. The article also named James […]
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PR: “Wreck-It Ralph” Early Debut of HD Digital/HD Digital 3D on Feb 12, 2013; Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, DVD, SD Digital Coming March 5, 2013

by Ed Liuon January 4, 2013
GOLDEN GLOBE® NOMINATED FOR BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM Marking a Disney first, Wreck-It Ralph Released with an Early Debut of the HD Digital and HD Digital 3D Versions – Available for Purchase on February 12, 2013 Followed by the Blu-ray™Combo Pack, Blu-ray 3D™, DVD, SD Digital and On-Demand Debuts March 5, 2013 Burbank, Calif., January […]

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“Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2” – New Video Clip Released

by Ed Liuon January 3, 2013
Warner Bros. Animation has released a new video clip from Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2, pitting Batman against the Gotham City Police Department, led by new Commissioner Ellen Yindel. The direct-to-video animated feature picks up where Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 left off as Batman must face off against the GCPD, […]
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Keiji Nakazawa, “Barefoot Gen” Creator, 1939 – 2012

by Ed Liuon December 26, 2012
Keiji Nakazawa, the creator of the Barefoot Gen manga documenting his life in Hiroshima after the dropping of the atomic bomb in 1945, passed away on December 19, 2012, at the age of 73 due to lung cancer. A native of Hiroshima, Nakazawa was only 6 when the atomic bomb was dropped, and his father, […]

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Charles Durning, Actor, 1923 – 2012

by Ed Liuon December 26, 2012
Versatile character actor Charles Durning passed away on Monday, December 24, 2012, at his home in Manhattan at the age of 89. Durning was born in poverty (the ninth of 10 children, only 5 of whom lived to adulthood) and went through harrowing combat experiences during World War II, surviving the assualt on Omaha Beach […]
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PR: Bi-Coastal Premieres of “Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2” in NY on Jan 23, 2013; Los Angeles on Jan 28, 2013

by Ed Liuon December 24, 2012
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment sets bi-coastal premieres of BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS, PART 2 at The Paley Center for Media in New York, Los Angeles Epic Conclusion to Screen on January 23 in NY & January 28 in LA; Media Invited to Red Carpet Interviews & Screenings; Limited Free Tickets Available to Fans on […]

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How To Survive The Cartoon Apocalypse, The Toonzone Way!

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison December 21, 2012
Feeling down about the end of the world? Four out of five dentists say you shouldn’t be. Sure, December 21st could unleash untold cataclysms that will destroy all life as we know it, but the funny thing about the end of the world is that it’s never truly the end. Life always finds a way, […]
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Toei Animation to Team with Valhalla Entertainment for Live-Action “Gaiking”

by Ed Liuon December 19, 2012
Deadline.com reports that Toei Animation and Valhalla Entertainment (The Walking Dead) will be teaming for a live-action movie based on the giant robot anime franchise Gaiking, about a boy who pilots a massive super robot to defend the Earth from alien invaders. No release date was announced.