Imax Patrons to Get Eyeful of "Dark Knight" Footage

by Maxie Zeuson December 7, 2007
Warner Bros. will give Imax audiences a six-minute preview of The Dark Knight on December 14 when I Am Legend debuts, Reuters reports. The first six minutes of the sequel to Batman Beyond show a team of robbers led by the Joker pulling off a bank heist.

World’s Finest Online Interviews Alan Burnett on "The Batman" Season 5

by Ed Liuon December 4, 2007
The World’s Finest Online has interviewed writer/producer Alan Burnett about the fifth season of The Batman. The interview discusses the introduction of more of DC’s heroes into the show, as well as the reasons why some characters have not appeared yet and how to balance the expanded superhero cast with the existing one.

James Tucker on "Legion of Super-Heroes" with Comic Book Resources

by Ed Liuon December 3, 2007
Producer James Tucker has spoken with Comic Book Resources about “Message in a Bottle,” last weekend’s episode of Legion of Super-Heroes. Tucker talks about how the episode will introduce a famous element of the 1950’s Superman comics into the continuity of the show, and also how the introduction of Kell-El, a clone of Superman from […]

Alan Burnett Talks with Comic Book Resources About "The Batman"

by Ed Liuon November 29, 2007
Comic Book Resources has interviewed writer/producer Alan Burnett about The Batman, focusing especially on how the current season of the show is introducing many of the members of the Justice League. In addition, Burnett talks about why many of his DC superhero animation projects don’t do traditional origin stories, why Hal Jordan was selected to […]

Anime Toy Maker Southern Island Is Bankrupt

by Weathermanon November 29, 2007
Southern Island, a toy company based in Arizona that specialized in anime-based merchandise, has closed up shop according to Anime News Network. The company’s phones have been disconnected, their website is down and their inventory will be auctioned off on EBay. They held the license for four Funimation shows, Case Closed, Full Metal Alchemist, Fruits […]

"Justice League: The New Frontier" DVD Release Date and Specs Announced

by Ed Liuon November 28, 2007
Warner Brothers Home Video has announced the full release information about the direct-to-video animated movie Justice League: The New Frontier. The movie will be released on February 26, 2008, in a single-disc standard edition and a two-disc special edition. The movie will be anamorphic widescreen on both editions, with a 5.1 Dolby Digital soundtrack, two […]

PR: Sam Register Joins WB Animation On Multi-Property Development/Production Deal

by Matt Hazudaon November 28, 2007
November 27, 2007 – Burbank, CA – Sam Register, the veteran animation executive behind the development of such hit animated series as “Ben 10” and “Teen Titans,” and creator of “Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi,” has entered into a multi-property development and production deal with Warner Bros. Animation, it was announced today by Lisa Judson, President, […]

PR: Warner Home Video Releases “Justice League: The New Frontier” On Feb 26, 2008

by Matt Hazudaon November 28, 2007
(November 27, 2007 – Burbank, CA) – Warner Premiere, DC Comics and Warner Bros. Animation are set to release the all-new original movie “Justice League: The New Frontier” on February 26, 2008 on DVD, HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc, distributed by Warner Home Video. Order due date is January 22, 2008. The original movie will […]

Dermot Mulroney on Voicing Green Lantern for "The Batman"

by Ed Liuon November 26, 2007
Actor Dermot Mulroney has spoken briefly to TV Guide about voicing Green Lantern (Hal Jordan) for The Batman. Mulroney notes how he and his brother grew up reading DC Comics, and also stated that he liked the friction between Batman and Green Lantern in his episode. (via Comic Book Resources Comics Reel)

"The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show" Coming to DVD (UPDATED)

by Dan Collinson November 26, 2007
“Yabba-Dabba-Doosie!” reports that the first Flintstones spin-off is coming to DVD in The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show: The Complete Series. The show chronicles the teenage lives of Pebbles Flintstone and Bamm-Bamm Rubble. Along with their friends Moonrock, Wiggy, and Penny having fun around Bedrock. The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show was produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions, […]