PR: Robert Zemeckis’ Stunning Spectacle "Beowulf" Arrives on DVD and HD DVD

by Ed Liuon February 7, 2008
ANGELINA JOLIE AND ANTHONY HOPKINS HEADLINE A STELLAR CAST IN THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED EPIC ADVENTURE THAT BRINGS THE MIGHTIEST WARRIOR OF ALL TO LIFE Academy Award®-Winning Director Robert Zemeckis’ Stunning Spectacle Arrives on DVD and HD DVD February 26, 2008 Loaded with Behind-the-Scenes Riches HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. – Exploding onto the screen with breathtaking effects and exhilarating […]

Nickelodeon’s "Ni Hao, Kai-lan" is "Hen Bucùo"! (Not Bad!)

by Ed Liuon February 7, 2008
One of the biggest beneficiaries of globalization has been China. Its growing financial, political, and military power are triggering reactions ranging from anxiety and open hostility to good old fashioned economic opportunism. However, assuming current trends continue, it is more than likely that this generation of American children will enter a world where understanding Chinese […]

Media Profits: Cable Pulls Time Warner Results Higher

by on February 6, 2008
Time Warner Inc. had operating income of $2.3 billion in the fourth quarter of 2007, up from $2.1 billion in the same period in 2006, the company reported today. Fourth quarter revenues rose to $12.6 billion from $12.3 billion. For the year, the media conglomerate had operating income or $8.9 billion, up from $7.3 billion. […]

"Barnyard," "Doomsday" to Enliven YTV in March

by on February 6, 2008
Back at the Barnyard will join the YTV schedule, and Superman will suffer death at the hands of Doomsday during the month of March, the kid-themed channel announced today. Superman: Doomsday, the DC/Warner direct-to-DVD movie, will premiere on YTV on Monday, March 7, at 8:00pm (ET/PT). It is one of more than a dozen movies […]

PR: RightStuf Unveils Peach Girl, School Rumble, Mushi-Shi & Hell Girl T-Shirts

by on February 6, 2008
Apparel featuring artwork from hit FUNimation Entertainment series arrives for Spring 2008 GRIMES, IA, February 6, 2008 – Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment are pleased to announce the April 2008 debut of seven new T-shirts featuring exclusive artwork from the hit FUNimation Entertainment series Peach Girl, School Rumble, Mushi-Shi and Hell Girl. Each full-color […]

PR: Barnyard Merriment, Marathons & Monsters Coming in March to Corus Kids TV

by on February 6, 2008
(February 6, 2008 – Toronto, Canada) Kids across the country can kick back and relax this March as Corus Kids Television brings movies, marathons, and Easter-themed programming to the schedule all month long. Highlights include the new Nickelodeon animated series Back at the Barnyard, an all-new season of Endurance and a weekend full of Easter […]

"Ben 10" Complete Season Three to Air in March on Teletoon

by on February 6, 2008
Teletoon will broadcast over eight hours of Ben 10 on Saturday, March 15, when it airs the finale of the series’ second season and all thirteen episodes of its third, the network announced today. This Ben 10 bloc will then be followed by a broadcast of Ben 10: Secret of the Omnitrix. The marathon starts […]

PR: Marathons, Movies and Premieres This March on Teletoon

by on February 6, 2008
Toronto – TELETOON is no slouch this month as March Break marks the Canadian premiere of the new season of Ben 10, shown in a marathon eight-hour broadcast. In addition TELETOON has the Canadian premiere of the feature-length, Ben 10: Secret of the Omnitrix and Re-Animated in which cartoons cause chaos in the real world. […]

"Garfield and Friends- A Cat and His Nerd" Coming on 5/13/08

by SB20xxon February 6, 2008
Fox has announced Garfield and Friends- A Cat and His Nerd, a best-of disc featuring Garfield’s owner, Jon. It will be released on 5/13/08 for $14.98. Shorts included: * Wedding Bell Blues (9/22/90) * Jukebox Jon (9/21/91) * The Great Inventor (10/3/92) * Jumping Jon (10/24/92) * Supersonic Seymour (11/7/92) * Jon the Barbarian (11/21/92) […]

Japan Society Screens Pre-War Anime in New York City Feb 13-16, 2008

by Ed Liuon February 6, 2008
The Japan Society in New York City will be screening rare pre-war Japanese cartoons from February 13-16, 2008, as part of its Globus Film Series. The films from the 1920s-40s are being screened in the United States for the first time with English subtitles, and silent films will have live narration by Japan’s premiere benshi […]