PULSE News Talks with James Sie on the Atom for "Batman: Brave and the Bold"

by Ed Liuon March 11, 2009’s PULSE News has interviewed actor James Sie about his role as the Atom (and his evil parallel-universe counterpart Dyna Mite) in Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Sie discusses how his son influenced him to take the role, saying, “He was tired of me being the bad guy,” and adding that the role has […]

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Updates on ‘Johnny Quest’ and ‘Shazam’ Movies

by Craig Crumptonon March 11, 2009
Warner Bros has been oddly silent on the production of the live-action Johnny Quest movie since August 2007, when it was announced (previously reported here) that screenwriter Dan Mazeau and producers Adrian Askarieh and Daniel Alter had been hired to develop the film. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was rumored to play Race Bannon, and in […]

Pixar Reveals "Partly Cloudy" Plot

by MonkeyFunkon March 11, 2009
Pixar announced yesterday that its next short film, Partly Cloudy, will tell the story of the storks who deliver babies – and their helpers, the cloud people. The short’s central characters will be Peck, a long suffering stork; and Gus, a hot-tempered cloud who specialises in designing babies for dangerous animals. The film, directed by […]

"Nerima Daikon Brothers" Box Is Anime for the Neck Downwards

by Ed Liuon March 10, 2009
Nerima Daikon Brothers may be the stupidest TV show I’ve ever seen, and that is absolutely not intended as an insult. As David St. Hubbins said in This is Spinal Tap, “It’s such a fine line between stupid and clever,” but the 12 episodes of Nerima Daikon Brothers are so relentlessly, unapologetically stupid that the […]

E1 Entertainment Releases "Gulliver’s Travels" Clips

by Ed Liuon March 10, 2009
E1 Entertainment has released two video clips of the new DVD and Blu-ray disc of Gulliver’s Travels, the classic Fleischer Brothers animated movie that has been newly remastered and released on DVD and Blu-ray disc. “All’s Well” “It’s a Hap Hap Happy” Gulliver’s Travels is available now on DVD and Blu-ray disc. For more information, […]

Jedi Master Mace Windu Returns to "Star Wars: Clone Wars" on March 13, 2009

by Ed Liuon March 10, 2009
Lucasfilm has released a plot synopsis and new image from “Liberty on Ryloth,” the third and final chapter of the “Ryloth Saga” that chronicles one of the many battles of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. In the episode, Jedi Master Mace Windu joins the battle by attempting to rally a group of Twi’lek freedom fighters […]

"X-Men" Coming to DVD (Updated March 10)

by Dan Collinson March 10, 2009 has just reported that Disney is bringing the long awaited cartoon series X-Men on DVD. A team of mutants lead by Professor X join together to save humanity from the evil Magneto. Heroes include the eye-laser blasting leader Cyclops, Storm who can control the weather, and the rage and fury of Wolverine. X-Men was […]

"South Park" Season 12: More Messages, Fewer Laughs

by JerryvonKrameron March 9, 2009
As South Park rumbles into its thirteenth season, Season 12 has been released on DVD: 14 episodes on three discs. South Park shows few signs of stopping any time soon and, admirably, steadfastly even, it refuses to succumb to the lures of lazy formula. If Seasons 10 and 11 showed Matt Stone and Trey Parker […]

"Shin-Chan Season 2 Part 1": Far From an Abortion

by Chad Boninon March 9, 2009
Shin-Chan follows the adventures of Shin, his family, and his friends—if you can call them “adventures.” The boys from South Park accomplish more. Either way, Shin-Chan is a show that defies explanation. There are plots, but “getting to school” is about the extent of them. Japan has stretched this concept out for the better part […]

CBR Talks with John DiMaggio on Being Aquaman for "Batman: Brave and the Bold"

by Ed Liuon March 9, 2009
Comic Book Resources has spoken with actor John DiMaggio about his role as Aquaman on Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Among other topics, DiMaggio discusses why he thinks Aquaman is cool, why this particular version of Aquaman is fun, how he reconciles the serious and the silly aspects of his character, and how he […]