PR: DC Animated Original Movie "Wonder Woman" to Premiere Feb 6, 2009 @ NY Comic Con

by Ed Liuon December 9, 2008
DC UNIVERSE ANIMATED ORIGINAL MOVIE Wonder Woman TO PREMIERE FEBRUARY 6, 2009 AT NEW YORK COMIC CON Big Screen Debut Precedes March 3, 2009 Street Date for Availability on DVD, Blu-ray, OnDemand, Pay-Per-View & Digital Download (click images to enlarge) BURBANK, CA, (December 9, 2008) – Wonder Woman, the highly-anticipated fourth entry in the DC […]

"Venture Bros" Season 3 Becomes First Adult Swim Show on Blu-ray

by Ed Liuon December 9, 2008
The HD Room is reporting that The Venture Bros. Season 3 will be the first Adult Swim series to be released in Blu-ray high-definition in addition to DVD. Both DVD and Blu-ray are scheduled for release on March 24, 2009, spanning 2 discs for 13 episodes. The Blu-ray will also come with an exclusive CD […]

"Gunbuster VS Diebuster" BluRay: Aims For The Top!

by Chad Boninon December 8, 2008
Gunbuster is the only hope if humanity wants to survive an alien war. Diebuster is the only hope if humanity wants to survive an alien war. Two young girls will sacrifice all to save their friends and the Earth. Two young girls will sacrifice all to save their friends and all of humanity. Two destines, […]

China and Disney Jump Through Hoops for 3-D "Bolt" Release

by Ed Liuon December 8, 2008
Variety is reporting on the run-up to Bolt‘s release in 3-D in the Chinese market, with the Chinese government giving unheralded support to the film. The Chinese government has a 20-film quota restricting the number of foreign movies that can be imported per year, but is giving Bolt a special exemption from the quota. The […]

"Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa" Dominates Overseas Box Office

by Ed Liuon December 8, 2008
DreamWorks Animation’s Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa has received a warm reception from overseas audiences according to Variety, which reports that the movie took in $50.2 million this past weekend in 35 markets. Bolt, which will not hit most overseas markets until January, earned $9.5 million in 9 markets, while WALL-E took in $5.6 million, with […]

Sydney Car Wash in Legal Hot Water with Nick for SpongeBob Infringement

by Ed Liuon December 8, 2008
The owner of a car wash in Sydney, Australia has attracted the attention of Nickelodeon’s legal team, which is claiming that the car wash’s company logo too closely resembles SpongeBob SquarePants. The owner is claiming that his logo looks “totally different” from Nickelodeon’s famous character.

Oshii’s "The Sky Crawlers" Screenings in NYC and Los Angeles

by Ed Liuon December 8, 2008
The Film Society at Lincoln Center will be screening Mamoru Oshii’s The Sky Crawlers (Sukai kurora) on Friday, December 12, 2008, at 7:00 and 9:30 PM. Admission is $11 for the public, $8 for seniors, and $7 for Film Society members and students. The movie is also currently showing in Los Angeles at the Los […]

Marshall and Kennedy Update "Tintin" and "The Last Airbender" Status

by Ed Liuon December 8, 2008
Producers Frank Marshall and Kathleen Kennedy took some time during promotions for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button to talk about some of the other projects they’re working on. Kennedy confirmed that the Tintin movies to be directed by Peter Jackson and Steven Spielberg are still in progress and still planned to be a trilogy, […]

Geoff Johns on Writing "Robot Chicken"

by Ed Liuon December 8, 2008
Comic book writer Geoff Johns has spoken with about his latest writing job on with Seth Green and Matt Senreich on Robot Chicken, including the season premiere of the show and the long-planned feature film version. Among other topics, Johns discusses how he began writing for the series, what guidelines and prohibitions he has […]

James Tucker: "Batman: The Brave and the Bold" Meant as "Pure Fun"

by Ed Liuon December 8, 2008’s PULSE News has interviewed James Tucker, producer of the new series Batman: The Brave and the Bold, about his approach to the show and the episodes that have aired so far, including last Friday’s “Evil Under the Sea!” which featured the debut of Aquaman. Tucker states that, “I take my inspiration from Bob Haney’s […]