Disappointment seemed to be the general reaction to the second Futurama direct-to-video movie, The Beast with a Billion Backs (read our review here). As a result, it’s a little hard to completely filter out how much lowered expectations will affect one’s reaction to Bender’s Game, the third of four direct-to-video movies that will act as […]
Newsarama has posted an exclusive video clip from Futurama: Bender’s Game, the latest direct-to-video Futurama movie. The movie will be available on DVD and Blu-ray disc tomorrow, November 4, 2008.
Charles Schulz’s iconic Peanuts comic strip is the latest comic to be turned into one of Warner Bros’ Motion Comics, with several classic 1964 comic strips turned into 3-4 minute Flash animated videos available at the iTunes store. Individual episodes containing two cartoons are 99 cents each, and the full “season” can be purchased for […]
Newsarama has interviewed Ben Jones on directing the debut episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold, which will air on Friday, November 14, 2008, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). Among other topics, Jones discusses the dual goal of the episode to introduce both the Blue Beetle and Batman, how he and the rest of the […]
Voice actor Tara Strong has announced that she was working on the Drawn Together movie last week, which further confirms the August announcement of a direct-to-DVD movie from the show’s official MySpace page, for release sometime in 2009.
If there’s one word that describes Maria Watches Over Us, it would be “gentle”. Now that in itself is not an inherent flaw, but the show is so gentle that it prevents genuine conflict from coming to the surface, making the series fairly dull as a whole. It’s not the worst series ever, as elements […]
The Marvel Animation Age has confirmed that the Hulk: Gamma Corps cartoon was cancelled during pre-production, but that much of the work done on the series has been folded into the new Avengers: Earth’s Greatest Heroes cartoon. Producer Ciro Nieli has shifted from Gamma Corps to Avengers, which is scheduled to premiere in 2011.
UPDATED October 31, 2008: The lineup of Wave VIII of the Disney Treasures has been changed. Destino has been replaced by The Mickey Mouse Club Presents: Annette, dedicated to favorite Mousketeer Annette Funicello. The DVD will contain 20 episodes of The Mickey Mouse Club spotlighting Funicello, along with several new featurettes and commentary. According to […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Three New Gems from the Disney Vault Join the Popular Series Just in Time for the Holidays Walt Disney Treasures Wave VIII The Chronological Donald, Volume Four The Mickey Mouse Club Presents: Annette Dr. Syn: The Scarecrow Of Romney Marsh Three Limited Edition Two-Disc DVD Sets Complete with Authenticity Certificate And Collectible […]
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released information about the upcoming home video release of Disney/Pixar’s WALL-E. The film will be available in five different versions: A single-disc DVD edition, containing the movie, the short films “Presto” and “BURN-E” (the latter of which is new for the DVD release), audio commentary by director Andrew Stanton, […]