TMNT shells up $25.4 million!

by Jacob T. Paschalon March 25, 2007
Shell yeah! Your favorite mean green fightin’ machines rack up twenty-five point four million on their first weekend back! [Source: Super Hero Hype]

"Space Ghost & Dino Boy" and "Birdman & the Galaxy Trio" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson March 24, 2007 reports that Warner will release Space Ghost & Dino Boy: The Complete Series and Birdman & The Galaxy Trio: The Complete Series on DVD on July 17. Both DVDs will be 2 disc sets containing 20 episodes from each series. Space Ghost & Dino Boy chronicles the adventures of the space age superhero who […]

Droopy Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson March 24, 2007 reports that Warner Brothers is releasing the sad, but lovable basset hound in Tex Avery’s Droopy: The Complete Theatrical Collection. Its a 2-disc box set containing 24 remastered and unedited theatrical shorts from 1943-1958. It also containsa documentary as well as a gag reel. The box will be in store on May 15th.

PR: Emile Hirsch Takes the Lead in Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Village’s "Speed Racer"

by Dukeon March 24, 2007
EMILE HIRSCH TAKES THE LEAD IN WARNER BROS. PICTURES‘ AND VILLAGE ROADSHOW PICTURES’ “SPEED RACER” To See a Video Interview with Emile Hirsch Talking About Being Cast in the Title Role of “Speed Racer,” Go to: Emile Hirsch has been set to star in the title role of Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Village Roadshow […]

"LA Times" on "TMNT"

by Ed Liuon March 23, 2007
The Los Angeles Times takes a look at this week’s TMNT, which will attempt to bring the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles back to the forefront of American pop culture. Director Kevin Munroe is quoted extensively throughout the article, which also takes a look back at the three earlier, live-action outings. Read Toon Zone News’ review […]

"Avatar" Co-Creators on Season 3 Finale

by Ed Liuon March 23, 2007
Michael DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko have spoken to SciFi Wire about season 3 of Avatar the Last Airbender, promising that the season will culminate with a big climactic fight between the title character and the Fire Lord. DiMartino stated that, “Book three is all mapped out, and much of it is written.” DiMartino also discusses […]

Pixar Artists on "The Ancient Book of Myth and War"

by Ed Liuon March 23, 2007’s PULSE News has interviewed four Pixar artists about The Ancient Book of Myth and War, an art book that revolves around the two themes in the title. Organized by Scott Morse, the book’s contributors also include Lou Romano, Don Shank, and Nate Wragg. The book will be the subject of a gallery exhibition at […]

"TMNT": A Shell of a Good Time

by Conekilleron March 23, 2007
Forget re-makes and re-packaging. TMNT does open with a brief backstory about the turtles and how they were mutated by a strange goo and trained as ninjas by their rodent mentor, Splinter. But for the most part the movie just assumes its audience will know all about them. In fact, key items shown at the […]

"Seirei no Moribito" Novels Come to U.S. 2008

by Benon March 22, 2007
At a press conference at the Tokyo Anime Fair for their upcoming series Seirei no Moribito (Guardians of the Sacred Spirit) yesterday, Production I.G. announced English translations of the novels on which the series is based will be released in the United States in 2008 by Arthur A. Levine Books, the imprint of Scholastic that […]

"The Condor": Paved with Good Intentions

by Ed Liuon March 22, 2007
One of the most mocked and reviled superhero cartoons is Challenge of the Super Friends, and no characters received more scorn than the politically correct superhero additions. Apache Chief, the Samurai, and El Dorado may have been created with good intentions, but any goodwill they generated was far outweighed by their propagation of exactly those […]