"Woody Woodpecker Classic Cartoon Collection" Vol. 2 Cartoon List

by Classic Speedyon February 4, 2008
Previously, Toon Zone reported that The Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection vol. 2 would be released on 4/15/08. Now a list of all shorts included is available. Volume 2 contains: Woody Woodpecker cartoons: * After the Ball (1956, Paul J. Smith) * Alley to Bali (1954, Don Patterson) * Arts and Flowers (1956, […]

PR: Xxxholic and Tsubasa Chronicle Movies to be Screened at the Embassy of Japan

by Maxie Zeuson February 4, 2008
The Japan Information and Culture Center Embassy of Japan and DC Anime Club proudly present the screening of xxxholic and Tsubasa Chronicle Movies on Thursday Febuary 28, 2008 at 6:30 pm at the Japan Information and Culture Center Embassy of Japan 1155 21st Street, NW Washington, DC 20036-3308. About xxxholic The Movie: In the film, […]

PR: FUNimation Entertainment and The Bigger Picture Launch Foreign Exchange Program

by Maxie Zeuson February 4, 2008
One Piece Movie 8: The Desert Princess and The Pirates Adventures in Alabasta debuts Thursday, February 7, in an exclusive run in 98 theatres nationwide. From the popular manga and the series currently airing on Cartoon Network comes the eighth movie from the One Piece tale. Six pirates may be all that stands between salvation […]

"Haruka" DVD Getting Sakura-Con Premiere

by Maxie Zeuson February 3, 2008
Bandai Visual USA will give Haruka: Beyond the Stream of Time—A Tale of Eight Guardians its US premiere at Sakura-Con 2008, the company announced today. Copies of the DVD will be available at the con, which is being held from March 28 through 30 in Seattle. The DVD will hit retail outlets on April 22. […]

PR: Bandai Visual USA Premieres HARUKA: Beyond the Stream of Time at Sakura-Con 2008

by Maxie Zeuson February 3, 2008
Torrance, Calif. February 1, 2008 – Bandai Visual USA, is pleased to host the premier of HARUKA: Beyond the Stream of Time ― A Tale of the Eight Guardians at Sakura-Con 2008! In honor of the US premiere, the director of HARUKA, Aki Tsunaki, will be a Guest of Honor at Sakura-Con 2008, March 28th […]

"The Mr. Men Show": Pod People at Play

by JerryvonKrameron February 3, 2008
One always experiences an acute sense of trepidation upon hearing that the sacred cows of childhood are being remade. The knee-jerk response is usually something like: “WHAT?! How dare they?! WHY? What’s wrong with the old one? Why tamper with something that isn’t broken?” And if you’re British you’ll probably add “Are they going to […]

PR: Cyberchase Explores Hands-On Fun in Builders’ Math Initiative Premiering in Feb.

by Ed Liuon February 2, 2008
MATH MYSTERY CARTOON CYBERCHASE EXPLORES HANDS-ON FUN IN BUILDERS’ MATH INITIATIVE, PREMIERING IN FEBRUARY ON PBS KIDS GO!sm Miniseries Featuring New Episodes And Fun Web Activities Kicks Off During National Engineering Week “Come on! Let’s build a tree house!” is a familiar childhood chant. Whether it’s a tree house, deck or bookcase, just about every […]

PR: New York Comic Con to Unveil Theater

by Ed Liuon February 2, 2008
NEW YORK COMIC CON TO UNVEIL IGN.COM THEATER FEATURING MOVIE PREVIEWS, PREMIERES AND MORE Norwalk , CT , January 31, 2008: The Special Events Hall at the Jacob K. Javits Center will be christened the Theater at the upcoming New York Comic Con (NYCC), which takes place April 18 — 20 in New York […]

"Blue Harvest," "Simpsons" Hold Up on Sales Chart

by Maxie Zeuson February 1, 2008
Family Guy Presents Blue Harvest dropped from second place to fifth in DVD sales during its second week in release, and The Simpsons Movie slipped from eighth to ninth place, Video Business Online reports. Both DVDs disappeared from the list of top twenty rentals. Ratatouille dropped from fifteenth place to nineteenth place in sales.

"Strawberry Shortcake" DVD Due in March

by Maxie Zeuson February 1, 2008
DIC and Fox Home Entertainment will release Strawberry Shortcake: Big Country Fun to DVD on March 4, the companies announced yesterday. The DVD, which sets Strawberry and her friends to working on a dude ranch, will come in English stereo with English and Spanish subtitles; extras include a music video. It will retail for $14.98. […]