Nascar Going Into the Toon Business

by Maxie Zeuson May 5, 2009
Toy Story will meet Cars in Nascar: The Secret Life of Cars, a direct-to-DVD animated film from Nascar and Tinseltown Toons, Variety reports. The story focuses on what happens in a Nascar garage when humans have left and the cars come to life. Tom Rogers will write the script from an idea by Tinseltown’s Joshua […]

"Vandread": Machine a Trois

by Chad Boninon May 4, 2009
Long ago, the gender wars escalated to a new height. Women have taken the planet Mejere, and men rule Taraak. Worlds collide when Hibiki’s theft of a Vanguard causes his male friends, an empty warship, and a female-staffed pirate ship to get sucked off to the Delta Quadrant … or just another part of space. […]

"Green Lantern: First Flight" DTV Release Date Moves Back to July 28, 2009

by Ed Liuon May 4, 2009
Warner Home Video has announced that the release date for the direct-to-video animated movie Green Lantern: First Flight has been pushed back one week to July 28, 2009. This returns the DTV to its originally announced release date; earlier in April, the DTV was rescheduled for release on July 21, 2009. In conjunction with the […]

"Batman: Brave & the Bold" Clips & Stills from "Menace of the Conqueror Caveman!"

by Ed Liuon May 3, 2009
Toon Zone News is proud to present new video clips and stills from “Menace of the Conqueror Caveman!”, the upcoming episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold, premiering on Friday, May 8, 2009, at 8:30 PM Eastern/Pacific) on Cartoon Network. Click the images to play the clips (requires QuickTime): <!– <!– <!– Click on […]

‘Battle for Terra’ Director Interviewed

by Craig Crumptonon May 2, 2009 interviews Aristomenis Tsirbas, director of the 3D animated sci-fi/action-adventure feature film Battle for Terra which opened in theaters this weekend. Tsirbas discusses how the script changed over the last 15 years, why he wanted to make the movie in 3D from day one, and how he managed to cast Brian Cox and Evan Rachel […]

Tara Strong Talks Huntress

by Craig Crumptonon May 2, 2009
Comic Book Resources interviews Tara Strong on her role as Huntress in the upcoming May 8th episode of Batman: The Brave and The Bold. She discusses the character, her work on Teen Titans, doing group voice-over sessions, what it was like working with James Tucker, Diedrich Bader, and Andrea Romano, and reveals that voice actor […]

New "Batman: Brave and the Bold" Episodes Pushed Back to May 8, 2009

by Ed Liuon May 1, 2009
Cartoon Network has announced that new episodes of Batman: The Brave and the Bold will begin on Friday, May 8, 2009, instead of today, May 1, as originally scheduled. The upcoming new episode air dates and titles are: Friday, May 8: “Night of the Huntress!” Friday, May 15: “Menace of the Conqueror Caveman!” Friday, May […]

"Total Drama Island" Coming to DVD August 18

by Jeff Harrison May 1, 2009
On August 18, Warner Home Video will release the complete season of Cartoon Network’s highest rated series of 2008. All 27 episodes, including the reunion special leading up to the upcoming second season, Total Drama Action, will be included on four discs. Special features include cast interviews, others to be announced later.

"Tiny Toon Adventures" Season 1 Part 2: A Rollercoaster of Enjoyment

by Classic Speedyon April 30, 2009
Tiny Toon Adventures, a Looney Tunes-inspired animated series from 1990 starring a new batch of characters whose mentors are classic cartoon stars like Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck, may not always hit the mark, but when it does, it’s a joy to watch. Season 1, Volume 2 contains the final thirty episodes of Tiny Toon‘s […]

"Freakazoid!" Season 2: It’s So Good, I’m Gonna Freak Out!

by Classic Speedyon April 30, 2009
Freakazoid! was a short-lived show that debuted with the beginning of Kids WB in 1995. It’s about a teen named Dexter Douglas who is sucked into his computer and is given the special power to transform into a wacky superhero named Freakazoid just by saying “Freak out!” With his new abilities, Freakazoid faces an assortment […]