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PR: “Pound Puppies: Super Secret Pup Club” Coming to DVD on October 16, 2012

by Ed Liuon August 22, 2012
Don’t Miss The Pup-Tastic Fun! Pound Puppies: Super Secret Pup Club                              Own it on DVD October 16, 2012 from Shout! Factory Kids “A pup for every person and a person for every pup!” That’s the motto for the Pound Puppies: Lucky, Niblet, Cookie, Squirt and Strudel- a team of fearless canines whose sworn missi...
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“Pound Puppies” – “The Accidental Pup Star” Exclusive Video Clip + Tune-In Alert

by Ed Liuon August 22, 2012
The Hub has released the following new video clip from “The Accidental Pup Star,” the new episode of Pound Puppies premiering this Saturday, August 25, 2012, at 10:30 AM (ET) that will be the capstone to the “Dog Days of Summer” event running all this week. For more information about the Dog Days of Summer […]

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Review: “Young Justice: Dangerous Secrets” Makes the Kids (and Their DVD) Alright

by Ed Liuon August 22, 2012
The latest Young Justice DVD, Dangerous Secrets, is a non-trivial improvement on the last DVD, for both the show itself and its presentation on home video. If the last episode on the last disc managed to hook me, the ones on this set reel me in. The 14 episodes that wrap up season one of […]
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William Windom, Actor, 1923 – 2012

by Ed Liuon August 21, 2012
Character actor William Windom passed away on August 17, 2012, at the age of 88 from congestive heart failure. Windom won an Emmy award in 1970 for his work in the TV series My World and Welcome To It based on the works of James Thurber, but he is probably better known for numerous guest […]

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Phyllis Diller, 1917 – 2012

by Ed Liuon August 20, 2012
Actor and comedian Phyllis Diller passed away today, Monday, August 20, 2012, at the age of 95. Diller was a 37-year-old mother of five at the time she launched her career in 1955, creating a colorfully eccentric persona as a figure in a fright wig, garish clothing, and a fake-jeweled cigarette holder. She was an […]
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Review: “The Cat in the Hat” Deluxe Edition Blu-ray Not Much Fun for a Rainy Day

by Ed Liuon August 20, 2012
Back in June, I had many kind words for the program and few for the Blu-ray of Green Eggs and Ham. The situation is somewhat reversed for the latest Dr. Seuss Deluxe Edition for The Cat in the Hat: my major gripe that the earlier disc was far too short has been addressed quite nicely […]

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PR: Tune-In Alert for New “Transformers Rescue Bots,” “Care Bears,” “Kaijudo” Episodes on Saturday, August 18, 2012, on the Hub

by Ed Liuon August 17, 2012
*TUNE-IN ALERT*  TIM CURRY RETURNS AS AN OLD NEMESIS IN TWO BACK-TO-BACK EPISODES OF “TRANSFORMERS RESCUE BOTS” BATTLING OPTIMUS PRIME AND BUMBLEBEE ON THE HUB THIS SATURDAY AT 12:30PM ET! ALSO TUNE-IN FOR ALL-NEW EPISODES OF “CARE BEARS: WELCOME TO CARE-A-LOT,” SATURDAY AT 8:00 AM ET AND “KAIJUDO: RISE OF THE DUEL MASTERS” AT 2 PM ET […]
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PR: TELETOON Programming Highlights, September 2012

by Ed Liuon August 17, 2012
TELETOON PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS SEPTEMBER 2012   SCOOB-ERIFIC LABOUR DAY WEEKEND MARATHON   It’s a Scoob-erific weekend marathon on TELETOON. Viewers can watch their favourite Scooby-Doo movies for the entire Labour Day weekend. Beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday September 1 until 6 p.m. on Monday September 3. Tune in to catch all the fun. Favourites […]

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Reviews: “American Dad Vol. 7” Waves A Different Flag Than Expected

by Chad Boninon August 16, 2012
Good morning, USA! Hyper-patriotic Stan Smith has returned with his family for another volume of this Seth MacFarlane comedy, but as time goes on, Stan’s family grows. His daughter Hayley has gotten married, his son Steve gets a clone, Roger marries a redneck (and dates Steve’s friend Snot), and Francine rejoins the workforce … at […]
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PR: August 2012 Week 2 Ratings Highlights for Cartoon Network and Adult Swim

by Grant Whiteon August 14, 2012
Following are the ratings highlights covering Cartoon Network and Adult Swim across August 2012, Week 2: CARTOON NETWORK Midway through August 2012, Cartoon Network again ranked as basic cable’s #1 network for Early Prime (7-9 p.m.) delivery of boys 2-11, 6-11 & 9-14.  Early Prime delivery of key kid demos also grew vs. the same time period last year-kids […]