"Dead Space Aftermath" Mostly Dead on Arrival

by Ed Liuon February 3, 2011
The best thing I can say about Dead Space Aftermath is that it’s not a bad movie. It’s not a terribly good movie, either, but since much of the major creative staff was also responsible for the Dante’s Inferno direct-to-video movie, even that represents a pretty substantial step up. Dead Space Aftermath definitely demonstrates much […]

"Dante’s Inferno" Should Be Condemned to the Circle of the Repetitive and Boring

by Ed Liuon February 1, 2011
I really do try to be as objective as possible walking into a new DVD for review, but when the trailer to Dante’s Inferno was released, I couldn’t help but think that it looked hilariously awful. The purist/cultural snob couldn’t even be that offended by the complete misappropriation of one of the great classics of […]

"Tangled" Comes to DVD, Blu-ray, and 3-D Blu-ray on March 29, 2011

by Ed Liuon January 29, 2011
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has announced that Tangled will be coming to DVD, Blu-ray, and 3-D Blu-ray on March 29, 2011. A trailer for the DVD is embedded below: The retelling of “Rapunzel” stars Mandy Moore as Rapunzel and Zachary Levi as the dashing bandit Flynn Rider. The movie will be released as a […]

"Toy Story 3" & "Dragon" Oscar Contenders

by Dan Collinson January 25, 2011
The Hollywood Reporter reports the nominees for this year’s Academy Awards. The hit Disney/Pixar film Toy Story 3 has been nominated for 5 Oscars, including Best Animated Film and Best Picture. Also nominated is the Dreamworks film How to Train Your Dragon, which is nominated for 2 awards including Best Animated Film. Alice in Wonderland, […]

"Cars 2" Showroom Turntable Video and Character Posters Released

by Ed Liuon January 12, 2011
Walt Disney Studios and Pixar have released the following Cars 2 Showroom Turntable video for Lightning McQueen: The following character posters have also been released. Click any thumbnail to enlarge: Owen Wilson and Larry the Cable Guy will return in Cars 2 as Lightning McQueen and Tow Mater, respectively. The movie is scheduled for release […]

Disney Planning "Phineas and Ferb" Feature

by Maxie Zeuson January 10, 2011
Walt Disney is developing a feature film based on its Disney Channel franchise Phineas and Ferb, Deadline Hollywood reports. The plans apparently call for a live-action/animation hybrid. It is not clear from the news article whether the project, which was announced by the Disney Channel’s Gary Marsh, would be released on a theatrical or television […]

"Tangled" Director: No Sequel Planned

by Ed Liuon January 4, 2011 has spoken with Byron Howard and Nathan Greno, the directors of Disney’s latest animated feature Tangled, about the prospect of a sequel to the movie after its impressive $150 million domestic box office ticket sales. Greno is quoted saying, “We don’t do sequels just because the first film did really well at the box […]

US Postal Service Rolling Out Pixar Stamps in 2011

by Ed Liuon January 4, 2011
The United States Postal Service will honor the films of the Pixar Animation Studios in a line of stamps set to go on sale starting August 19, 2011. Each pane of 20 stamps will use five designs featuring Lightning McQueen and Mater from Cars; Remy the rat and Linguini from Ratatouille; Buzz Lightyear and several […]

"Megamind" Comes to DVD and Blu-ray February 25, 2011

by Ed Liuon January 4, 2011
DreamWorks Animation Studios SKG has announced that Megamind will be arriving on DVD and Blu-ray disc on February 25, 2011. The movie stars Will Ferrell as the titular supervillain who finds himself lacking a sense of purpose after he finally defeats his superheroic nemesis. The movie also stars Brad Pitt, Tina Fey, David Cross, and […]

‘The Lion King’ And Other Disney Titles Coming To 3D Blu-ray

by darkdetectiveon January 2, 2011
According to an ad in Home Media Magazine, it would appear The Lion King will be getting a 4-disc 3D Blu-ray release as well as the previously announced Diamond Edition release this Fall. It would also appear Beauty and the Beast will be getting the same treatment, with a 4-disc 3D Blu-ray coming out sometime […]