Quantcast

BKN Signs Deals for "Kong," "Ali Baba" DVDs

Warner Home Video will release Kong: King of Atlantis to DVD under a worldwide distribution deal with producer BKN International, according to World Screen News. The DVD will be released in the fall to coincide with the release of Peter Jackson’s feature film King Kong. World Screen Daily also reports that BKN will co-produce the […]

Disney Reports Profit Rise in Latest Quarter

The Walt Disney Company earned $723 million in the quarter ended December 31, up from $688 million in the same period last year, the company announced today. Revenues rose slightly to $8.7 billion. Better results at the company’s broadcast and parks units offset weaker results at the studio division. Earnings at the company’s Media Networks […]

THQ, Nick Announce Video Games for 2005

SpongeBob SquarePants, The Fairly OddParents, and Danny Phantom will be feature in video games released in 2005, THQ and Nickelodeon said today as they announced their lineup of Nickelodeon-related video games for release in the coming year. SpongeBob SquarePants will be a multiplayer collection of thirty party-style games for ages six to fourteen. The game, […]

Dan Lee, RIP

Dan Lee, the Canadian animator who designed the character of Nemo for the Pixar film Finding Nemo, died of cancer on January 15. He was 35. Lee also worked on other Pixar productions, including A Bug’s Life, Toy Story 2, and Monsters, Inc. He had been working on an upcoming 2007 release at the time […]

Josh Blaylock on Restarting "G.I. Joe"

Josh Blaylock of Devil’s Due Publishing has been interviewed by yojoe.com about the ending of the current G.I. Joe comic book series and its planned revival. (via Newsarama.com)

"Incredible" Sweep at the Annies

The Incredibles swept the Annies Awards last night, winning in every category it was nominated in and taking the trophy in every Animated Feature slot. The Pixar hit carried off ten trophies in total, with Brad Bird taking home three for himself. The Incredibles was named Best Animated Feature and also won Animated Effects (Martin […]

TMNT Disc Art Goes Online

TVShowsOnDVD has cover art for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Vol. 2), which is slated for release on April 26.

"Clone Wars" Disc Art Revealed

StarWars.com has released images of the package art, disc art, and inserts for the upcoming DVD release of Star Wars: Clone Wars. (via TVShowsOnDVD)

Pixar Named Fifth Most Influential Brand

A survey of 2,000 advertising executives and brand managers says that Pixar was the fifth most influential brand in North America in 2004, Reuters reports. The survey had more good news for Steve Jobs: Apple Computer was named the most influential brand by the polled executives. (via Animated-News)

New "Simpsons," "KOTH" DVDs Get Release Dates

Fox Home Entertainment will release The Simpsons: The Complete 6th Season on June 14 and King of The Hill: The Complete 4th Season on May 3, according to Animation HQ.

Single Sign On provided by vBSSO