Mary Poppins Blu-ray 50th Anniversary

Review: “Mary Poppins” 50th Anniversary Blu-ray – It’s a Jolly Holiday with Blu-ray

by Ed Liuon December 13, 2013
Like its title character, Mary Poppins is practically perfect in every way: its cast, its beautifully balanced blend of comedy and drama, its costuming and sets, and the catchy tunes by the Sherman Brothers. It’s a kids movie that runs nearly two-and-a-half hours, but also one that flies by, never dragging and never flagging once […]

BoJack Horseman

Netflix to Debut “BoJack Horseman” Original Animated Series in Mid-2014

by Ed Liuon December 12, 2013
Wired reports that Netflix will be airing an original animated series titled BoJack Horseman in mid-2014, joining Orange is the New Black and House of Cards in their slate of original programming. The series was created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg and centers on an alcoholic, self-loathing, talking horse (voiced by Will Arnett) attempting to reclaim his […]

Nominations for 2014 Golden Globe Awards Announced

by Todd DuBoison December 12, 2013
Nominations for the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards have been announced by the The Hollywood Foreign Press Association. This year Globe rules limited the nominees for Best Animated Feature Film to three, with the following movies making the cut: Walt Disney Pictures’ Frozen, The Croods from DreamWorks Animation, and Despicable Me 2 from Illumination Entertainment.  […]

Jungle Book 2

PR: “The Jungle Book 2” Comes to Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital on March 18, 2014

by Ed Liuon December 12, 2013
The Timeless Tale of Adventure, Friendship and Fun Continues! THE JUNGLE BOOK 2 The adventure continues on Blu-ray™, DVD and Digital on March 18th Synopsis: Experience the wonder of this timeless tale as you reunite with your favorite characters and meet new friends. Disney’s beloved movie classic continues in this new digital master of The […]


Quahog Goes Mobile

by Alex Beanon December 11, 2013
A new mobile game based on the popular “Family Guy” animated television series is set to be released for both the Android and iOS formats. The game will feature characters from “Family Guy” as you go on an adventure through Quahog which will include character interactions – some satirical, as the writers for the series […]
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Review: “The Smurfs 2” – Not Smurfin’ Awful But Not Smurftacular

by Dr. Daedaluson December 11, 2013
When The Smurfs live-action/CG animation film was announced, there was a sizable portion of the original show’s fanbase that considered it an abomination. Despite that backlash, it made a ton of money, so it must’ve done something right. I suspect that many of its viewers had never seen the original cartoon, so this was their […]


ToonZone Holiday Gift Guide Idea # 37 – The CG Story

by Alex Beanon December 10, 2013
Still flailing around for holiday gift ideas for that special person in your life who genuflects at the temple of the animation industry? Flail no more, your holiday gift holy grail may have arrived with the publication of “The CG Story: Computer Generated Animation and Special Effects” by Christopher Finch. The 368-page book [yes, book, […]