"Black Butler" Season 1 Part 1: Pretty Boys, Pretty Brutal, Pretty Good

by Karl Olsonon January 18, 2011
In Victorian-era England, Ciel, a pretty anime boy bent on avenging his parents’ death, cuts a deal with a demon named Sebastian in exchange for his soul. If this sounds to you like equal parts Victorian Romance Emma, Death Note and Batman, perhaps with a side of Faust, you’re on your way to describing Black […]

"Wheelie and the Chopper Bunch" Coming to DVD from Warner Archives

by Dan Collinson January 15, 2011 reports that Warner will release another classic cartoon from the Warner Archives; Wheelie and the Chopper Bunch. The show focuses on Wheelie, a red Volkswagen beetle, and his girlfriend Rota Ree (a pun on both the “rotary engine” and actress Ruta Lee). Wheelie makes his living as a successful race and stunt car, but […]

Video Clip & Stills from "All-Star Superman"; Screenings @ Paley Center in NY and LA

by Ed Liuon January 14, 2011
Warner Home Video has released the following new clip from All-Star Superman, the upcoming direct-to-video animated movie coming on February 22, 2011. (Movie native size: 1920 x 1080; click full-screen icon in player to enlarge) Warner Home Video and Comic Book Resources are also presenting special pre-release screenings of the movie at the Paley Center […]

"SWAT Kats": 90’s Talking Animals, Japanese Turbo-Boosting

by Chad Boninon January 13, 2011
Jake and Chance, two rising stars in The Enforcers, have been forced to give up their careers when a botched mission results in millions of dollars in damage. Using their new junk yard jobs to fund their vigilante mission to defend Megakat City, they save the day with their Turbo Kat fighter jet (and a […]

"Captain Planet" Season 1 Coming to DVD on April 19, 2011

by Ed Liuon January 12, 2011
Shout! Factory has announced that they will be releasing Captain Planet and the Planeteers: Season One on April 19, 2011. The 4-disc DVD set will contain 26 episodes and bonus features, all in special eco-friendly packaging made from 100% recycled paper. Suggested retail price is $29.93. The full press release follows: Earth! Fire! Wind! Water! […]

Conan O’Brien’s "Flaming C" to Join "Young Justice"?

by Ed Liuon January 11, 2011
Warner Brothers Animation recently sent TV host Conan O’Brien an edited clip from the Young Justice premiere episode “Independence Day,” adding the superhero character “The Flaming C” that was co-created by O’Brien and Bruce Timm: It is not known whether this appearance will be officially “in continuity,” or how this appearance affects the rumors of […]

Aron Kincaid 1940-2011

by Dan Collinson January 8, 2011
The Los Angeles Times reports that actor Aron Kincaid died on Thursday of heart failure at the Ronald Regan UCLA Medical Center at the age of 70. Kincaid got his start on the sitcom Bachelor Father in 1962, and later appeared in several beach movies such as The Girls on the Beach, and The Ghost […]

New Clips and Stills from Coyote/Road Runner Short "Rabid Rider"

by Ed Liuon December 18, 2010
Warner Bros. Animation has released the following video clip and short from “Rabid Rider,” the next CGI Coyote/Road Runner short to screen before the new Yogi Bear movie: The following stills have also been released from the short. Click to enlarge: “Rabid Rider” will screen before Yogi Bear, which opens in theaters next week, December […]

Clips & Stills from Dec 3, 2010 Premiere "Batman: The Brave & the Bold" Episode

by Ed Liuon December 1, 2010
Warner Bros. Animation has released the following new video clips from “Darkseid Descending!”, the upcoming new episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold premiering this Friday, December 3, 2010, at 7:30 PM (Eastern) on Cartoon Network: Click on any of the screenshots below to view in full high-definition resolution: Synopsis Batman assembles a new, […]

"All-Star Superman" DVD and Blu-ray Specs Revealed; Streets Feb 22, 2010

by Ed Liuon November 30, 2010
Warner Home Video has officially announced that All-Star Superman will be arriving on DVD and Blu-ray combo pack on February 22, 2010, and released technical details for the new direct-to-video animated movie. Based on the graphic novel by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely, the movie will star James Denton (Desperate Housewives) as Superman, Christina Hendricks […]