"Kanon" Complete Collection: Amnesia, She Wrote

by Classic Speedyon May 21, 2009
Kanon is depressing, though not in the sense that it’s a bad show. But the main character, Yuichi, goes through some difficult circumstances, trying to piece together his past with five girls that are in his life. Amnesia is the name of the game here, and with the gradually revealed memories comes heartbreak as well. […]

Juliet Landau on Voicing Sultry Alien Labella in "Green Lantern: First Flight"

by Ed Liuon May 20, 2009
Actor Juliet Landau has been interviewed by Warner Home Video about her role as Labella, a sultry alien in Green Lantern: First Flight, the upcoming direct-to-video animated movie coming July 28, 2009. In the interview, Landau discusses the appeal of voice acting; how she views Labella; her prior acting work with Christopher Meloni, who voices […]

Boomerang to Host "Teen Titans" Memorial Day Marathon on May 25, 2009

by Ed Liuon May 20, 2009
Boomerang has announced a Teen Titans Memorial Day marathon running from 12:00 PM to 12:00 midnight on Monday, May 25, 2009. The full press release follows: Teen Titans Star in Boomerang’s Memorial Day Marathon Twelve Action-Driven Hours of Original Animated Series Hail Start of Summer on Monday, May 25, 12 p.m.-12a.m. Fighting for truth, justice […]

"The Simpsons" Season 12 Coming in August

by Classic Speedyon May 20, 2009
The Simpsons season 12 comes to DVD in a 4-disc set on 8/18/09 for $49.98. It will be available in both regular packaging as well as in Comic Book Guy head form. It contains every episode from season 12: Disc 1: -Treehouse of Horror XI -A Tale of Two Springfields -Insane Clown Poppy -Lisa the […]

Nick Orders "Monsters vs. Aliens" Pilot

by Maxie Zeuson May 20, 2009
Nickelodeon has ordered a pilot for a new series based on Monsters vs. Aliens, The Hollywood Reporter says. In addition to that project, which would join The Penguins of Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda on television, DreamWorks is set to deliver Scared Shrekless and a Kung Fu Panda holiday special to NBC. It is also […]

Diedrich Bader Replaced With Soundalike for Batman Toy

by Craig Crumptonon May 20, 2009
Voice Actors in the News reports that Diedrich Bader was replaced last week with a soundalike to record the voice of Batman for an upcoming action figure from Mattel. Bader says that neither he nor his agent were notified prior to the recasting. They (Mattel) just heard that he was out of town shooting a […]

HIT "Favorites" Coming to DVD

by Maxie Zeuson May 19, 2009
HIT Entertainment will release HIT Favorites, a DVD compilation of back-to-school episodes from half a dozen HIT series, the company says. HIT Favorites: School Days will be released on July 14 and feature the episodes “Thomas and the Colors” (Thomas & Friends); “The New Kid” (Barney & Friends); “Flying Lessons” (Fifi and the Flowertots); “Dizzy […]

"STRAIN" Complete Collection: I’m Not Straining to Say This is Quality

by Classic Speedyon May 19, 2009
Have you ever caught up with a friend you haven’t seen in ten years, only to discover that he or she acts a bit different, and not for the better? To bring up the classic rock documentary cliché: “You’ve changed, man.” Now imagine that scenario, except multiplied by 1,000 in evilness, and you have the […]

Shout! Factory Announces "G.I. Joe" Season 1.1 Specs, Complete Series Collector’s Set

by Ed Liuon May 18, 2009
Shout! Factory has released details for the upcoming G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero Season 1.1 boxed set, scheduled for release on July 21, 2009. The 4-disc set will contain the first 22 episodes of the show, including the first three 5-episode mini-series “The M.A.S.S. Device,” “The Revenge of Cobra,” and “The Pyramid of Darkness.” […]

Disney Releases Tech Details for "Snow White" Blu-ray Coming Oct 6, 2009

by Ed Liuon May 18, 2009
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released details of the upcoming Blu-ray release of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, which will inaugurate what they are calling the “Diamond Collection” line of home video releases. The “combo pack” containing the standard-definition DVD and high-definition Blu-ray will be released on October 6, 2009, with the standard-definition […]