BCI Announces 18 Filmation Shows For DVD (Updated 7/27)

by Dan Collinson July 27, 2006
At this year’s Comic-Con in San Diego, CA, BCI announced that they are going to distribute 18 Filmation shows to DVD. Among the list for 2006, Season 1, Volume 1 of She-Ra Princess of Power; The New Adventures of He-Man; A Snow White Christmas; the animated musical Journey Back to Oz; the live action versions […]

Oshii’s Latest Feature Selected for Venice Film Festival

by Benon July 27, 2006
Production I.G. announced today that the latest film from the famed anime director Mamoru Oshii (Ghost in the Shell), Tachigui: The Amazing Lives of the Fast Food Grifters, has been selected for competition at the 63rd Venice International Film Festival in the Horizons (Orizzonti) section. That section, which is separate from the category competing for […]

"Hoodwinked": Won’t be Fooled Again

by Chris Woodon July 27, 2006
I’m all for giving the little guy a shot in Hollywood. If more projects originated outside the major studios the screen would probably see more creativity, a trait sadly lacking in animated family features of late. However, sometimes the little guy gets in way over his head, as is the case in the very disappointing […]

Press Release: "Transformers: The Movie" 20th Anniversary Special Edition DVD

by La Parkaon July 26, 2006
SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT UNVEILS SPECIAL FEATURES LINE-UP FOR HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED 2-DISC COLLECTION: TRANSFORMERS: THE MOVIE 20TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL EDITION DVD Ultimate TRANSFORMERS Limited Edition DVD To Feature Three Versions Of Film; Commentary Tracks and Interviews; Sneak Peak At Next Summer’s Major Motion Picture Event; And Much More Legendary Artist Don Figueroa Crafts Exclusive New “Transforming” […]

IGN Interviews "Hellboy Animated" Director Tad Stones

by screw on headon July 26, 2006
Click here to read an interview with Hellboy: Sword of Storms director Tad Stones at Stones discusses DVD features, how the Hellboy Animated universe compares to the live action and comic book universes, and much more.

Animated Shorts on "Ant Bully," "Broken Saints"

by Ed Liuon July 26, 2006
The latest Animated Shorts column at includes an interview with John S. Davis (sic), president and founder of DNA and director of the upcoming film The Ant Bully. Davis deals with the founding of his studio in Dallas, TX, how he picked up the film and the star power behind the voices in the […]

"Flash" Back: Filmation’s Best Returns to DVD

by Jameson July 26, 2006
With little reverence to thirty years of journalistic tradition, I will not begin this review on The New Adventures of Flash Gordon with any attempt to slip in the famous shill cry of “Flash! Ahhhhh.” [Real elegant. -Ed] For those as vaguely acquainted with Flash Gordon as the mainstream media, a little background seems appropriate. […]

"Flushed Away" Website Opens

by Ed Liuon July 25, 2006
DreamWorks Animation has announced that the official website for Flushed Away has launched at The movie, scheduled for US release on November 3, 2006, is the first CGI feature film made by Aardman Animation. The site promises a new trailer, new stills from the fiilm, and a detailed storyline, with more features to go […]

ADV Films Announces Sept 12 DVD Releases

by Ed Liuon July 25, 2006
ADV Films has announced the list of DVDs scheduled for release on September 12, 2006: Macross: When Worlds Collide, Michel: The Forest and the Fog, and Nanaka 6/17: Nanaka vs. Nanaka. Read the full press release here for full titles, descriptions, and technical specifications.

Looney Tunes Golden Collection Vol. 4 DVD Info!

by Javeon July 25, 2006
The first information regarding this upcoming set has been revealed. This includes the themes for all 4 discs and a few of the 60 shorts included. Disc 1: Bugs Bunny Disc 2: Frank Tashlin/Porky Pig Disc 3: Speedy Gonzales Disc 4: Cat-themed Disc More info (including some of the shorts) at the original article at […]