"Justice League: Doom" – The Ample, Abundant Joys of Doom

by Ed Liuon February 28, 2012
One of my favorite things about the late, great Dwayne McDuffie’s work was that it was almost always surprising, but in a way that made me feel like I could have seen the plot twists coming if I were only just a little bit smarter (and I’ve said so before). With Justice League: Doom, we’re […]

PR: Teletoon March 2012 Programming Highlights

by Grant Whiteon February 28, 2012
MARCH BREAK IS UNMISSABLE ON TELETOON Marathons, Movies, Finales and Specials Dominate TELETOON’s Programming Schedule from March 12 to March 18 (Toronto, ON, February 27, 2012) – The winter blahs will become a distant memory this March Break when TELETOON presents a jam-packed lineup of special “Can’t Miss March” programming from Monday, March 12 to […]

84th Annual Academy Awards: "Rango" Best Animated Feature, "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore" Best Animated Short

by Todd DuBoison February 26, 2012
The 84th Annual Academy Awards Ceremony is announcing winners for the following categories with an animated work contending for an Oscar. This article will be updated with the winners throughout the evening. BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM: (9:48 PM EST) Rango (directed by Gore Verbinski) A Cat in Paris (directed by Alain Gagnol and Jean-Loup Felicioli) […]

New "Brave" Trailer Posted; "Time" Posts Behind-the-Scenes Photos (UPDATED Feb 26, 2012)

by Maxie Zeuson February 26, 2012
Walt Disney has released a new trailer for its upcoming Pixar CG-animated feature film, Brave. It can be viewed here on YouTube or in the embedded player below: UPDATED Feb 26, 2012: Time magazine has taken a look behind the scenes at the making of Brave, with photos of the production crew engaging in sword-fighting, […]

Disney/Pixar "Brave" Trailer Analysis

Disney/Pixar “Brave” Trailer Analysis

by Ed Liuon February 26, 2012
Disney/Pixar has just released a new trailer for Brave: The first thing I love about this trailer is that it’s just a chunk of the movie. No fast-cuts. No creative editing. No attempts to fool us into thinking this movie is something that it isn’t. No packing all the best parts of a movie into […]

"Justice League: Doom": New Interview Clips with Actors Carl Lumbly and Carlos Alazraqui

by Ed Liuon February 24, 2012
In conjunction with the upcoming release of Justice League: Doom on DVD, Blu-ray, and On Demand, Warner Bros. Animation has released the following interview clips with actors Carl Lumbly (J’onn J’onzz, Ma’alefa’ak) and Carlos Alazraqui (Bane). CARL LUMBLY CARLOS ALAZRAQUI Click on any of the screenshots below to view full-size: Justice League: Doom will be […]

"Justice League: Doom": New Movie Clip Released Starring Batman and Alfred

by Ed Liuon February 21, 2012
Warner Bros. Animation has released the following new clip from Justice League: Doom, the upcoming new DC animated direct-to-video movie, pitting the Justice League against their greatest enemies, with the enemies equipped with Batman’s contingency plans to neutralize the League. Justice League: Doom will be released on February 28, 2012, on DVD, Blu-ray, and download. […]

"Puss in Boots" Video Clip "Dance Fight" Released

by Ed Liuon February 20, 2012
DreamWorks Animation has released the following video clip from Puss in Boots, the spin-off movie from the Shrek franchise headlining the feline hero voiced by Antonio Banderas. The movie is slated for release on DVD, Blu-ray, and 3-D Blu-ray on Friday, February 24, 2012. For more details about the movie and its release on DVD […]

"Lady and the Tramp" Diamond Edition: Go Ahead and Fall In Love Again

by Ed Liuon February 17, 2012
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 […]

"Justice League: Doom" Funny Things Happen on the Way to JL Apocalypse

by darkdetectiveon February 15, 2012
The New York premiere of Justice League: Doom was held at the Paley Center. Phil Morris was the first to arrive, with an enthusiastic fan calling out, “Hey! Jackie Chiles!” Kevin Conroy, and Andrea Romano soon followed. After the press had a chance to interview the three, (more on that to come) everyone was ushered […]