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Hollywood Reporter on Disney’s Success with “Tinker Bell” Movies

by Ed Liuon April 3, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter examines the “stealth success” of the Tinker Bell direct-to-video animated features for Disney, the fifth of which (The Pirate Fairy) was released last Tuesday, April 1, 2014. The article examines the franchise’s troubled start, where a movie already several years in production was scrapped with the arrival of John Lasseter and Ed […]

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DreamWorks Animation Television Names Brenda Freeman as Head of Marketing

by Ed Liuon April 2, 2014
Variety reports that Brenda Freeman has been named head of marketing for DreamWorks Animation Television. Freeman is an industry veteran, moving to the new position from her current one as chief marketing officer of Turner Animation and Cartoon Network. Prior to that position, Freeman was senior VP of integrated marketing and promotions for the Nickelodeon […]

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PR: Cartoon Network Enterprises & WeLoveFine Launch “Steven Universe” Design Contest

by Ed Liuon April 2, 2014
Cartoon Network Enterprises & WeLoveFine Launch Steven Universe Design Contest            Fans to Submit Designs Based on Network’s Hit Animated Series; Series Creator Rebecca Sugar, Ian Jones-Quartey & Steven Sugar To Guest Judge! Do YOU believe in Steven? Then polish your gems, take to the Internet and start designing! Cartoon Network Enterprises and WeLoveFine today […]

PR: Get ready for MCM Ireland Comic Con! (RDS Dublin, 12-13 April)

by Grant Whiteon April 2, 2014
MCM IRELAND COMIC CON – RDS DUBLIN – 12-13 APRIL Get ready for MCM Ireland Comic Con! Calling all Irish sci-fi, videogame, comics, cosplay and anime fans! The first ever MCM Ireland Comic Con comes to Dublin’s RDS on 12-13 April for a weekend jam-packed with geeky goodness. Special guests already confirmed for the show […]

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Review: “OniAi” Not The Series Of Brotherly Love

by Chad Boninon April 2, 2014
It’s been a few years since you lived with your sister, but now you’re both under the same roof. Three additional girls have joined you as you repair this dorm, and you all are part of the local school’s Student Council. With all the girls chasing after you (including your sister), how can you hope […]
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MGM Announces CGI/Live-Action Hybrid “Pink Panther” Movie

by Ed Liuon April 1, 2014
Deadline.com reports that MGM will be making a CGI/live-action hybrid movie resurrecting the Pink Panther franchise, drawing influence from both the live-action Blake Edwards films and the Friz Freleng and David DePatie cartoons. Walter Mirisch, executive producer of the live-action films and the TV cartoons, is named as the producer alongside Blake Edwards’ widow Julie […]

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Archer Vice – Palace Intrigue, Part I – Season 5, Episode 10

by Alex Beanon April 1, 2014
Synopsis: The artists formerly known as ISIS take a trip down to the Central American country of San Marcos to meet with Senor Presidente, Gustavo Calderon and sort out the drugs-for-guns problem they all have. Details: The artists formerly known as ISIS travel down to the Central American dictatorship country of San Marcos to sort […]
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CLIP: Five Surprising Things You Might Not Know About Disney’s “The Pirate Fairy”

by Ed Liuon April 1, 2014
In conjunction with the release of The Pirate Fairy on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD, Walt Disney Home Entertainment has released the following clips and 5 surprising things you might not know about The Pirate Fairy (or, at least, that you might not know if you haven’t been paying attention to our earlier coverage): 1.Tom […]