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Samurai Jack’s New Season Premieres In March

by Peter Paltridgeon January 23, 2017
We’ve known for a while that Cartoon Network and Adult Swim are producing ten new Samurai Jack episodes, but throughout 2016, the network refused to commit to an airdate. Now, thanks to a new promo spot that aired last night, we know exactly when Jack is Back: March 11 at 11:30 PM. The spot was […]

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Patrick Stewart is the New Number 2 in Sony’s “The Emoji Movie”

by Ed Liuon January 20, 2017
Sony Pictures Animation presented their upcoming features at a presentation on Wednesday, revealing that Sir Patrick Stewart will be playing the role of the Poop Emoji in The Emoji Movie. Yes, really. His casting overshadowed the other new cast member announcements of new cast members Jennifer Coolidge, Maya Rudolph, and Jake T. Austin. Previously announced […]

Toonzone Interviews Joaquim Dos Santos and Lauren Montgomery on “Voltron Legendary Defender” Season 2

by Ed Liuon January 20, 2017
Joaquim Dos Santos and Lauren Montgomery have put their stamp on modern action animation, with both racking up numerous credits on TV shows like Justice League, Justice League Unlimited, Avatar the Last Airbender, and The Legend of Korra, as well as earning numerous credits on the DC direct-to-video animated features (and hey, if you don’t […]

Voltron Legendary Defender

Review: Grander Adventure Awaits in “Voltron Legendary Defender” Season 2

by Todd DuBoison January 19, 2017
The first thing to understand about season 2 of Voltron Legendary Defender is that it’s really a second season in name only. Rather than something akin to a new chapter or a book in what has been a very plot-driven show, it’s a straightforward continuation that picks up exactly where the first left off. That’s […]
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Sony’s Animated Spider-Man Movie Won’t Star Peter Parker

by Peter Paltridgeon January 18, 2017
All the current Spidey hype may be directed at Spider-Man: Homecoming, but let’s not forget Sony is also working on an animated version of the webslinger’s adventures, also set for theatrical release. But here’s something nobody knew until today: that movie won’t have Peter Parker in it. How can you have a Spider-Man movie without […]

Long Way North

Review: “Long Way North” – Short Version: Terrific

by Ed Liuon January 18, 2017
Long Way North (Tout en haute du monde) is a lyrically beautiful, engrossing, old-school adventure tale that sends a cosseted young girl on a journey of personal growth in one of the most unforgiving environments on Earth. Long Way North compares very favorably with Disney’s Moana, with the two films driven by daring lead characters […]
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Maisie Williams To Be Transformed Into A Clay Cavegirl

by Peter Paltridgeon January 18, 2017
Now that Dreamworks has cancelled Croods 2, and ABC refuses to turn their failed Cavemen sitcom into a feature film, who will deliver us a new movie based on Neanderthals? Aardman Animations has stepped up to the task and is now in production on Early Man, a stop-motion epic about a cave person with googly […]