"A Martian Christmas" and "Tutenstein" Movies from PorchLight Entertainment at MIPCOM

by Ed Liuon October 8, 2008
The Hollywood Reporter states that an animated holiday film titled A Martian Christmas will be screening at MIPCOM. The movie is produced by PorchLight Entertainment and Mexico’s Anime Estudios. In addition, a Tutenstein: Clash of the Titans feature will also be shown by PorchLight at MIPCOM, although it is not stated if the movie is […]

Marvel Plans a New "Avengers" Cartoon for 2011

by Dan Collinson October 8, 2008
Marvel Animation Age reports that Marvel is beginning production on a new cartoon called The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, including a full-sized, unwatermarked image of the teaser poster. Film Roman has been hired by Marvel to produce 26 half-hour episodes that are scheduled to air in 2011, in time for the upcoming Marvel films The […]

Toon Zone Presents: "Sleeping Beauty" 50th Anniversary Bonus Content

by Ed Liuon October 8, 2008
To commemorate its 50th anniversary, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment will release Sleeping Beauty on 2-disc Platinum Edition DVD and Blu-ray disc on Tuesday, October 7, 2008. WDSHE has provided Toon Zone with a variety of bonus content for our readers in conjunction with this release. Check back here daily as each link goes live […]

Walt Disney Presents Pre-Production Artwork of Maleficent for "Sleeping Beauty"

by Ed Liuon October 8, 2008
In conjunction with the release of Sleeping Beauty in a 2-disc Platinum Edition DVD and Blu-ray disc, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has made the following artwork available of pre-production artwork for Maleficent, the evil fairy queen who remains one of Disney’s most memorable screen villains: There are also several images of video reference of […]

Return Voyage: "One Piece Second Voyage" Sails Untroubled Waters!

by on October 7, 2008
Once again, land lubbers, I must ask you to unsheathe your pirate puns and jolly your bottles of rum as we return to the ocean and the ever-popular One Piece. Sailing back to the show’s beginning, FUNimation has just released the series’ second disk set, One Piece: Season One, Second Voyage. So, are we jumping […]

Volume 2 of "The All New Superfriends Hour" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson October 7, 2008 reports that Warner Bros is releasing The All New Superfriends Hour: Season 1 – Volume 2 on DVD. Superman, Batman & Robin, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, and the Wonder Twins are into action in 32 cartoons on a 2-disc set, and includes the bonus feature “The Wonder Twins Phenomenon: Zan & Jayna’s Impact on Pop […]

Viz Media Announces New January ’09 Titles Including "Blue Dragon" Vol. 3

by SB20xxon October 7, 2008
Four new DVD titles have been announced by Viz for January 2009: * Bleach vol. 14: 1/20/09 – $24.98 * Blue Dragon vol. 3: 1/6/09 – $14.98 * Naruto vol. 31: 1/6/09 – $19.98 * Naruto vol. 32: 1/27/09 – $19.98 [Source: RightStuf ]

Walt Disney Presents Streaming Video Clips from "Sleeping Beauty"

by Ed Liuon October 7, 2008
The last of the bonus content from Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment’s Sleeping Beauty DVD and Blu-ray release are the following six streaming video clips: Eyvind’s Beginnings Sequence 8 Walt’s Interest Dungeon Emily Osment’s Once Upon a Dream Music Video Trailer Check out the rest of our bonus content from WDSHE for the Sleeping Beauty […]

YTV Announces Halloween-Themed Programming for October 2008

by Ed Liuon October 7, 2008
Canada’s YTV has announced its slate of Halloween-themed programming for October 2008. Included are It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown, SpongeBob SquarePants: Ghost House, and Edgar & Ellen: Trick or Twins. For full scheduling information, read the press release here.

"Star Wars: The Clone Wars" Leads Ratings Growth for Cartoon Network

by Ed Liuon October 7, 2008
Cartoon Network has issued a press release to announce that the premiere of Star Wars: The Clone Wars was “the most-watched series premiere in network history,” according to preliminary ratings data from Nielsen Media Research. The one-hour premiere on October 3, 2008, was the #1 program in its timeslot for kids 6-11, kids 2-11, tweens […]