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Adele to Perform Academy Award Nominated James Bond’s “Skyfall” at the Oscars

by on January 23, 2013
Multi-platinum selling singer-songwriter Adele will perform the Oscar-nominated theme song from the latest James Bond movie at the 85th Academy Awards, the show’s producers announced today. “Skyfall,” from the film of the same name, was announced as a nominee for Original Song at the Academy’s Nominations Announcement on January 10. The song, written by Adele […]
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Disney Cancels 3D Theatrical Release For “The Little Mermaid”

by Todd DuBoison January 17, 2013
The Walt Disney Company announced on Monday that it will not go forward with plans to screen a 3D edition of its 1989 film The Little Mermaid this year. After the 3D edition of The Lion King earned nearly $100 million in 2011 Disney had announced plans to convert the film to 3D for a theatrical […]

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DreamWorks Offers Sneak Peek At “The Croods”

by Todd DuBoison January 16, 2013
On Monday, DreamWorks Animation released a 32-second clip previewing its upcoming animated comedy The Croods. Directed and written by Kirk DeMicco and Chris Sanders, the film tells the story of a prehistoric family forced to search for a new home when an earthquake displaces them from their familiar cave. The world premiere for The Croods will […]
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Pixar’s “Brave” Wins Golden Globe For Best Animated Feature

by Todd DuBoison January 14, 2013
At the award ceremony for the 70th Golden Globe Awards Sunday night, the award for Best Animated Feature Film was won by Pixar’s 2012 film Brave. The award was accepted on stage by Mark Andrews, who succeeded story creator Brenda Chapman as the film’s director in 2010. Brave‘s competition for the Golden Globe award was […]

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Animation Nominees Announced For 85th Academy Awards

by Todd 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, […]