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Archer Season 5 Premieres January 13, 2014

PR: FX Offers Free Personal Grooming, Courtesy of “Archer” and “Chozen”

by Ed Liuon January 8, 2014
FX is offering free personal grooming, courtesy of the upcoming premieres of Season 5 of Archer and their new animated comedy Chozen. On January 9 and 10, 2014, FX will be rolling a custom-branded glass truck in New York City to offer complimentary “Man-Overs,” which will include haircuts, shoe shines, and possibly even a free […]

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Review: “Black Lagoon: Roberta’s Blood Trail” Deserves to Be Followed

by Ed Liuon January 8, 2014
Black Lagoon is one of my favorite anime series, with its over-the-top aesthetic and blacker-than-black sense of humor masking a show of surprising depth. Black Lagoon: Roberta’s Blood Trail is the latest installation, released on a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack last year by FUNimation. The last animated story arc, “Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise,” was a sprawling epic […]

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Saul Zaentz, Film Producer, 1921 – 2014

by Ed Liuon January 7, 2014
Independent film producer Saul Zaentz passed away on Friday, January 3, 2014, in San Francisco, CA, due to complications from Alzheimer’s disease. He was 92. Zaentz entered the entertainment industry in 1955 as a salesman for Fantasy Records, which he purchased with partners in 1967. A year later, Zaentz made his first fortune by signing […]
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“Archer” Season Four Blu-ray/DVD Released

by Alex Beanon January 7, 2014
Just in time for the fifth season debut next week, Season Four of the popular “Archer” series on the FX network has been released for Blu-ray and DVD this week. Season Four has our intrepid ISIS spy, Sterling Archer dealing with a cobra snake bite in the ass, an unexpected pregnancy, a trip to the […]

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PR: FX to Sneak Peek “Chozen” Exclusively on Xbox One Starting January 6, 2014

by Ed Liuon January 6, 2014
FX NETWORKS TO SNEAK PEEK ITS NEW ANIMATED COMEDY, CHOZEN, EXCLUSIVELY ON XBOX ONE THROUGH THE FXNOW APP BEGINNING MONDAY, JANUARY 6, 2014 Chozen Debuts January 13 at 10:30 PM ET/PT on FX LOS ANGELES, January 6, 2014 – FX Networks is teaming with Xbox One to offer an exclusive sneak peek of the pilot […]
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CLIP: First Official Clip Released from “Justice League: War”

by Ed Liuon January 6, 2014
Warner Bros. Animation has released the first clip from Justice League: War, the next new direct-to-video animated feature film coming to DVD, Blu-ray, and Digital HD on February 4, 2014. The movie will adapt Geoff Johns and Jim Lee’s inaugural story arc on Justice League, which also launched DC’s “New 52” initiative. In addition, the […]

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Bob’s Burgers – Slumber Party – Season 4, Episode 9

by Alex Beanon January 6, 2014
Synopsis: Having successfully navigated and/or escaped the holiday season, the Belchers [well, mostly Louise] now have to look forward to a slumber party – and also an unscheduled visit from El Diablo the Raccoon. Details: The holidays are over and now comes the real test for the Belchers – though mostly Louise – as Linda […]
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“Frozen” Bounces Back to Top Box Office Spot in Week 6

by Ed Liuon January 6, 2014
Disney’s Frozen made a surprisingly strong showing in its sixth weekend of release, with $20.7 million (estimated) in ticket sales moving it back to the top spot at the box office ahead of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (which had grossed more than Frozen at the box office since the latter film’s release on […]