New "Superman/Batman: Public Enemies" Screenshots Released

by Ed Liuon September 5, 2009
Warner Bros. Animation has released six new screenshots from Superman/Batman: Public Enemies, the upcoming direct-to-video animated movie based on the graphic novel by Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuiness. Click on any thumbnail to enlarge to full-size, high-definition resolution. Under direction from U.S. President Lex Luthor, Captain Atom leads the pursuit of the Man of Steel […]

Marvel Posts "Super Hero Squad Show" Trailer

by Ed Liuon September 4, 2009
Marvel has posted a trailer for The Super Hero Squad Show, which will be arriving on Cartoon Network on September 19, 2009.

Boomerang to Run "Scooby-Doo" 40th Birthday Marathon Sept 5-6, 2009

by Ed Liuon September 2, 2009
Boomerang will be hosting a special Scooby-Doo marathon from September 5-6, 2009, to commemorate the Great Dane’s 40th birthday. The 2 seven-hour marathons (both running from 2:00 – 9:00 PM (Eastern)) will feature both the original Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? series on Saturday, and The New Scooby-Doo Movies on Sunday. The full press release follows: […]

Clancy Brown Discusses Reprising Lex Luthor for "Superman/Batman: Public Enemies"

by Ed Liuon September 2, 2009
The next press-release interview for Superman/Batman: Public Enemies has been released, with actor Clancy Brown, who reprises his role as Lex Luthor from Superman the Animated Series and Justice League. Among other topics, Brown discusses what he thinks he brings to Lex Luthor, how he feels about his co-stars Tim Daly (Superman) and Kevin Conroy […]

Disney and Marvel: A Primer

by Matthew Williamson September 1, 2009
Well, that certainly came out of nowhere. In a blockbuster deal announced on Monday, The Walt Disney Company announced plans to purchase Marvel Entertainment in a deal worth $4 billion in cash and stock. That means Howard the Duck and Donald Duck are now brothers, and Disney now gets to finally create that Champions movie […]

Disney to Acquire Marvel Entertainment in $4 Billion Stock and Cash Deal

by Ed Liuon August 31, 2009
The Walt Disney Company has announced that it will be acquiring Marvel Entertainment for approximately $4 billion in a stock and cash transaction based on the closing share price of Disney stock on Friday. Disney will acquire ownership of Marvel including its more than 5,000 characters. A conference call with investors is slated to take […]

Stan Berkowitz on Adapting "Superman/Batman: Public Enemies"

by Ed Liuon August 28, 2009
Warner Home Video has released another press-release interview to promote Superman/Batman: Public Enemies. This time, the interview subject is writer Stan Berkowitz, who discusses the changes and edits that were made from Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness’ original graphic novel, his first experiences with Superman and Batman, the kind of environment in which he prefers […]

"Super Friends: The Lost Episodes" – We All Did Love Them Once, Not Without Cause

by Ed Liuon August 21, 2009
Super Friends, cartoon fans, countrymen…lend me your ears. In his autobiography, Hanna-Barbera’s Iwao Takamoto states that Super Friends was an attempt to do for DC Comics’ Justice League what the Adam West Batman TV show had done for Batman: approach the material with “all that underlying humor and sense of the ridiculous.” According to Takamoto, […]

LeVar Burton on Being Black Lightning for "Superman/Batman: Public Enemies"

by Ed Liuon August 20, 2009
Warner Brothers Animation has released another press release interview to promote Superman/Batman: Public Enemies, this time with LeVar Burton about being Black Lightning. Among other topics, Burton discusses his comic book habits developed as an Army child, why he thinks comic books are great literature, and the appeal that voice acting has for him. Superman/Batman: […]

John C. McGinley on Being Metallo in "Superman/Batman: Public Enemies"

by Ed Liuon August 18, 2009
Warner Brothers Animation has released the first press release interview to promote Superman/Batman: Public Enemies with actor John C. McGinley, who portrays the super villain Metallo. Among other topics, McGinley discusses his feelings about voice acting vs. on-camera work, his background with comic book superheroes as a child, the similarities between Andrea Romano and director […]