The Tigger Movie manages the unimpressive feat of taking the “bouncy, trouncy, flouncy, pouncy fun, fun, fun, fun, fun” character from Winnie the Pooh and saddling him with a rather dull movie that is only watchable for its notably good animation and a few new songs by the Sherman Brothers. The plot of the movie […]
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released details of Disney/Pixar’s Monsters, Inc. release on Blu-ray disc, which will be hitting store shelves on November 10, 2009. In addition to many of the original DVD bonus features, the Blu-ray will include a new Filmmaker’s Roundtable with Pete Docter, Lee Unkrich, Darla Anderson, and Bob Peterson; a […]
New items on the Disney Store reveal that Up will be released on November 10, 2009, on DVD and a 4-disc Blu-ray special edition. The Blu-ray release will include the movie and a bonuses disc on Blu-ray along with a standard-definition DVD and a digital copy of the movie on the other two discs. Suggested […]
The 2009 Hugo Awards were announced this past weekend at Anticipation in Montréal, Quebec. Disney/Pixar’s WALL-E won the “Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form” award.
The packaging for the Superman/Batman: Public Enemies direct-to-video animated movie has revealed the title and some information about Warner Bros. Animation’s next DTV project. The next movie will be titled Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths, and Dwayne McDuffie was listed as the writer for the movie. No other details are available about the movie […]
Variety has taken a look at the state-of-the-art in real-time animation systems, most commonly used in video game engines, and their increasing use in making feature films in a variety of ways. While even a senior vice president at graphics chip maker nVidia states that real-time animation will “probably never” look as good as the […]
CinemaBlend.com has posted several newly released concept art pieces for Disney’s upcoming CGI animated movie Rapunzel. The movie is currently slated for release in 2010.
The famed San Diego Comic-Con International is underway for its 2009 iteration, and Toon Zone News’ Jeffrey “TheVileOne” Harris is there. Stay tuned for continuing coverage live from San Diego Comic-Con all weekend long. Links to all our coverage so far can be found here, and by a search on the news for “SDCC2009.” July […]
On Friday of the Comic Con, Toon Zone was given the chance to speak with the cast and crew of the hit animated series Batman: The Brave And The Bold, which will soon begin its second season. The roundtable press sessions took place following the panel for the show. Please note a minor spoiler warning […]
Although he’s never had the same degree of name recognition amongst the general public as Superman or Batman, DC Comics’ Green Lantern is still one of the A-list superheroes in the DC stable. At least part of the reason why is the powerful wish-fulfillment aspect of the character: it is easy to imagine being granted […]