Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has announced that Pinocchio will be released on a 2-disc Platinum Edition DVD and Blu-ray disc in time for the 70th anniversary of its release. The movie will be restored and enhanced for its newest release, and will come with a full complement of special features, including several “making of” […]
Disney has announced that the direct-to-video movie Tinker Bell will debut on the Disney Channel on November 30, 2008, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). The movie focuses on Tinker Bell’s early life in Pixie Hollow as she learns to appreciate her special role as a fairy. The movie will be released on DVD and Blu-ray disc […]
* Argentina will hold its second annual animation festival from October 27-28, 2008, in an effort to drum up business and funding for co-productions and increased domestic output. [Variety] * Three teenagers were pulled from the sewers of Queens, NY, after getting lost while playing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. [Daily News, via The Beat]
Walt Disney’s Pinocchio: 70th Anniversary Platinum Edition Available For The First Time on 2-Disc Blu-ray™ Hi-Def With Special Access to Disney BD-Live Network And An All-New 2-Disc DVD, March 10, 2009 Burbank, California, October 17, 2008—The film that taught the world to “Wish Upon a Star” shines brighter than ever when Walt Disney’s original classic, […]
WALT DISNEY PICTURES’ “TINKER BELL” TO HAVE SPECIAL TELEVISION PRESENTATION FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES, SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 30 (8:00 P.M., ET/PT) ON DISNEY CHANNEL – CG Animated Movie Debuts on Disney DVD and Blu-Ray October 28 – The wonders of nature and the magic of fairies converge in an inspiring adventure starring one of the world’s […]
USA! USA! USA! USA! Patriotic for Japan, but patriotism’s patriotism, right? Rising from the depths of the Hyatt Regency Crystal City Virginia, AnimeUSA brings out the best, the worst and the weirdest in the local population for three days of mirth, merriment and more than occasional bit of debauchery and bacchanalia. For anyone familiar with […]
Anime Network Now Available on iPhone and iPod Touch with Free vSNAX Videos App HOUSTON, TX — October 17, 2008 — The best shows from Anime Network, America’s #1 Anime Channel, are now available on the Anime channel of vSNAX Videos, a free app for the Apple iPhone and iPod touch. vSNAX is the destination […]
Series from Anime Network – including Azumanga Daioh, Saiyuki and Mythical Detective Loki – are now available on iPhone and iPod Touch via the free application vSNAX videos. For full details, read the press release here.
In our modern and cynical times, is there any room for a product of a simpler era like Disney’s Sleeping Beauty? Its detractors will say that its lead, Princess Aurora, is the ultimate passive female heroine who has absolutely no influence on her own fate, and that both she and her destined-to-be beau, Prince Phillip, […]
TELETOON has announced its Halloween-themed special programming, starting in the back-half of October. Highlights include screenings of The Batman vs. Dracula, the Canadian premiere of Scooby-Doo and the Goblin King, and Halloween-themed episodes of favorites like Wayside and Bugs Bunny. For full details and times, read the press release here.