Disney Sued Over “Toy Story 3” Evil Stuffed Bear

by Ed Liuon February 11, 2014
New Jersey-based Diece-Lisa Industries has filed a lawsuit against Disney Enterprises for trademark and patent infringement over the “Lots-O-Huggin’ Bear” character in Toy Story 3. Diece-Lisa holds a trademark and patents for their “Lots of Hugs” stuffed toy bears, and notes that DLI’s “hugging technology” was licensed by a Disney affiliate for Bear in the […]

Disney Taking Kirby Buckets Out For Pilot Run

by Alex Beanon February 11, 2014
Disney XD – Disney’s network targeting pre-teen boys – has signed up Jacob Bertrand [“Bubble Guppies”] to play the lead character in a pair of pilot episodes of “Kirby Buckets”, an animated/live action hybrid show about a young boy who dreams of being an animator and creates a world filled with friends derived from his […]


Disney Releases “The Jungle Book” Diamond Edition Blu-ray/DVD

by Alex Beanon February 11, 2014
The 1967 Disney animation classic The Jungle Book was digitally restored and enjoys its Diamond Edition release on Blu-ray and DVD today. The famous Rudyard Kipling yarn about Indian boy Mowgli growing up with the jungle animals was the final animated film worked on by Walt Disney [who passed away before its release], featured the […]

“Khumba” Gets Its Blu-ray And DVD Stripes

by Alex Beanon February 11, 2014
“Khumba” the second effort from South African animation studio Triggerfish was initially released to limited markets in December 2013 and is now out on Blu-ray and DVD. The film voice-stars Jake T. Austin in the title role as a zebra who is only born with half his stripes and is subsequently teased by the other […]


PR: Second Season of “Sofia the First” Debuts March 7, 2014, on Disney Channel

by Ed Liuon February 11, 2014
SECOND SEASON OF DISNEY JUNIOR’S HIT SERIES “SOFIA THE FIRST” DEBUTS FRIDAY, MARCH 7 ON DISNEY CHANNEL Snow White Makes Special Appearance Friday, April 4; Mulan, Tiana and Rapunzel Also Appear in Season Two Alyson Hannigan, Ginnifer Goodwin, Melissa Rauch, Anna Camp, John Michael Higgins, Isla Fisher, Sean Astin, Nick Offerman, Robert Morse, Christian Borle, […]

PR: Hulu to Debut Jim Henson’s “Doozers,” First Original Series for Hulu Kids

by Ed Liuon February 11, 2014
HULU TO DEBUT JIM HENSON’S “DOOZERS,” THE FIRST ORIGINAL SERIES FOR HULU KIDS Animated Preschool Series Inspired by Beloved “Fraggle Rock” Characters to Launch Exclusively in the U.S. on Hulu and Hulu Plus on April 25, 2014 LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Feb. 10, 2014) – Today Hulu announced its first original series pickup for Hulu Kids […]

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Review: “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2” – It’s Messy but Fun to Play With Your Food

by Ed Liuon February 11, 2014
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs was an entertaining trifle of a movie that managed the impressive feat of expanding a slim children’s book into a satisfying feature film. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 expands on the world of the first film to yield a charming enough sequel, if also one that’s noticeably […]

PR: NBA Star Chris Bosh Plays Defense For the Realm of Asgard as the Voice of Heimdall on “Marvel’s Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.

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NBA STAR CHRIS BOSH PLAYS DEFENSE FOR THE REALM OF ASGARD AS THE VOICE OF HEIMDALL ON “MARVEL’S HULK AND THE AGENTS OF S.M.A.S.H.” February 10, 2014 – Burbank, CA – NBA Star and Miami Heat forward, Chris Bosh guest stars as the voice of Asgardian hero, Heimdall, for a special episode of “Marvel’s Hulk and the […]

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Video Chat Live With Wonder Woman Actress Susan Eisenberg Feb. 11

by on February 10, 2014
Wonder Woman fans take note, Susan Eisenberg, the actress known for voicing Wonder Woman in Justice League and Justice League Unlimited as well as numerous other movies and shorts, will be chatting live with fans February 11 on the Spreecast social video platform. The video chat begins at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT […]