"Popeye: 1938-1940" Volume 2 Coming to DVD in June

by on February 23, 2008
Warner Home Video will release Popeye the Sailor: 1938-1940 Volume Two, a collection of 31 Popeye shorts, to DVD on June 17, the studio announced yesterday. The two-disc collection will retail for $34.98. For a list of shorts on the just-announced set, click here. TVShowsOnDVD has background information on Warners’ decision to cut this release […]

"Galaxy Rangers" Coming to DVD in May

by on February 23, 2008
Koch Vision will release Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers: The Collection Volume 1 to DVD on May 13, the company said yesterday. The four-disc set will include the series’ first thirty-two episodes. Extras include an on-camera interview with creator Robert Mandell; select audio commentary with Mandell and special guests; original music tracks; a new “No […]

PR: Adventures Of The Galaxy Rangers – The Collection: Volume 1

by on February 23, 2008
THIS MAY, KOCH VISION INVITES YOU TO REDISCOVER THE INNOVATIVE SERIES THAT PUSHED THE BOUNDARIES OF ANIMATED PROGRAMMING INTO ANOTHER DIMENSION! The Re-Mastered 4-DVD Set Features the Series’ First 32 Episodes (Available for the First Time Ever in Their Proper Chronological Order),Audio Commentary with Creator Robert Mandell and Much More! Port Washington, NY (February 22, […]

"Persepolis" Is a True Milestone in Animated Filmmaking

by Ed Liuon February 23, 2008
After a movie has garnered a certain amount of hype, watching it can be a bit of a challenge. There are very, very few movies that actually deserve all the hype that they get. The feedback from disappointed moviegoers can even end up creating a backlash that can overwhelm whatever merits the movie might have […]

PR: RightStuf/Nozomi Announce The Third: Girl with the Blue Eye V.6 on May 27, 2008

by Ed Liuon February 22, 2008
RIGHT STUF/NOZOMI ENTERTAINMENT & KADOKAWA PICTURES USA Announce THE THIRD: THE GIRL WITH THE BLUE EYE, DVD VOL. 6: FINAL DECISIONS Final volume of acclaimed series streets on May 27, 2008 GRIMES, IA, February 21, 2008 – Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc./Nozomi Entertainment and Kadokawa Pictures USA are pleased to announce the release […]

PR: Oban Star-Racers Vol. 1 on DVD April 22, 2008

by Ed Liuon February 22, 2008
Oban Star-Racers Volume One: The Alwas Cycle Featuring All 13 Ucut Episodes in Glorious 5.1 Surround Sound, Seamless 2-D and 3-D Animation and Chockfull of Bonus Features Arrive on DVD April 22, 2008 from Shout! Factory U.S. audiences can finally experience the groundbreaking, seamless combination of 2-D and 3-D animation SYNOPSIS The Complete Alwas Cycle […]

PR: Three New Volumes from the Disney Vault on Walt Disney Treasures Wave VIII

by Ed Liuon February 22, 2008
Three New Volumes from the Disney Vault Featuring Never-Before-Seen Material Debut on DVD Walt Disney Treasures WAVE VIII Destino Chronological Donald, Volume 4 Dr Syn, Alias the Scarecrow Each Two-Disc DVD Set Introduced by Leonard Maltin and includes Authenticity Certificate and Collectible Lithograph Available in Limited Supply on November 11 BURBANK, Calif., February 20, 2008 […]

"Coraline" Trailer Available in QuickTime and YouTube

by Ed Liuon February 22, 2008
Writer Neil Gaiman has posted the trailer for Coraline, the movie adaptation of his novella directed by Henry Selick (Nightmare Before Christmas, James and the Giant Peach). The trailer is available in a QuickTime version and on YouTube. The movie is scheduled for release in 2009.

Foo Fighters Sue Marvel for Copyright Infringement in Animated Trailer

by Ed Liuon February 22, 2008
Rolling Stone magazine is reporting that the Foo Fighters band is suing Marvel Entertainment for unlawful use of one of their songs in a trailer for the upcoming Wolverine and the X-Men animated series. The trailer debuted earlier in February and was quickly removed from most hosting websites, presumably due to the copyright infringement from […]

"Witchblade" Vols. 3 and 4: There Can Be Only One Highla- Er, Witchblade

by SB20xxon February 22, 2008
Witchblade may advertise itself as a show about a hot, semi-naked chick who regularly kicks ass every which way. In fact, though, it’s at its best when dealing with the human elements, especially the aforementioned Masane and her relationship with her daughter, Rihoko. But the butt-kicking-hot-chick-seeking audience must be placated as well. The third volume […]