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Russia’s Wizart Animation Sells “Snow Queen,” “Sheep & Wolves” at Cannes

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2014
Variety reports that Russia’s WizArt Animation has landed several international distribution deals at the Cannes Film Festival: The Snow Queen was acquired for China by Flame Node Entertainment. Suraya has the rights for distribution in Malaysia and the Philippines. Itafilm has theatrical rights in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, while Phase 4 Films has TV […]

China’s Mill Pictures Worldwide Opens Los Angeles Office; Begins Pre-Production on “Ping Pong Rabbit”

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2014
Deadline.com reports that China’s Mill Pictures Worldwide animation studio has opened up an office in Los Angeles, tapping High School Musical producer Bill Borden to run it. Pre-production work has also commenced on Ping Pong Rabbit, with Corpse Bride co-director Mike Johnson directing a script by High School Musical scribe Peter Barsocchini. The studio’s first […]

New Disney Blu-rays Listed for August 12 Including “Tarzan”, “Hercules”

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison May 19, 2014
Product listings on online retailer Amazon.com, Blu-ray.com and High Def Digest indicate that Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment plans new Blu-ray releases for several of its animated films this Summer on August 12th, 2014. “Special edition” releases are planned for Disney’s Tarzan and Hercules that include both a Blu-ray and DVD disc as well as […]
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Dean DeBlois Discusses “How to Train Your Dragon 2”

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2014
ScreenDaily has spoken with director Dean DeBlois on the eve of the release of How to Train Your Dragon 2, the sequel to the 2010 hit How to Train Your Dragon. Among other topics, DeBlois discusses the new cast members and some plot twists that will give the movie its direction, a memorable reference trip […]

Hollywood Reporter Speaks to Indian Animator Gitanjali Rao at Cannes

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2014
As part of their coverage of the 2014 Cannes Film Festival, The Hollywood Reporter has spoken to Indian animator Gitanjali Rao, who 2006 debut, “Printed Rainbow,” premiered at that year’s Cannes Film Festival where it won three awards including best short. Her latest film, “True Love Story,” is screening at Cannes this year. Among other […]

Bob’s Burgers – World Wharf II: The Wharfening Or How Bob Saves/Destroys The Town, Part Two – Season 4, Episode 22

by Alex Beanon May 19, 2014
Synopsis: Bob’s landlord, Mr. Fischoeder, is trying to revive interest in the Wonder Wharf, but his scheming borderline psychotic part-owner brother, Felix, is trying to close the Wharf and build overpriced condominiums and will resort to any method to get his desired results. Details: Felix Fischoeder [Zach Galifinakis], the scheming borderline psychotic brother of Bob’s […]


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PR: “Toy Story of Terror!” Comes to Blu-ray on August 19, 2014

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2014
“Terrific Non-Stop Entertainment.” Matt Roush, TV Guide Magazine The “Toy Story” Gang’s Frightfully Fun Adventure Releasing for the First Time on Blu-ray™ & DVD! Toy Story of Terror! On Blu-ray + Digital Copy, DVD, Disney Movies Anywhere, and Digital HD August 19th Never-Before-Seen Bonus Features Include Parody Vintage Toy Commercials, Deleted Scenes, Audio Commentary, and […]

PR: “Black Dynamite Season One” Available on Blu-ray and DVD on July 15, 2014

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2014
Black Dynamite Makes Its Explosive Blu-Ray™ and DVD Debut In All-New Adult Swim Release Black Dynamite Season One Available July 15, Series’ Inaugural Blu-ray and DVD Release Includes 10 First Season Episodes Plus Behind-The-Scenes Featurette Original Pilot and Video Commentaries This July, bust out your best polyester pants suit because Black Dynamite and his crew […]