Universal/Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me 2 has posted incredibly strong home video sales numbers in its first week of release, selling more than 4.5 million units on DVD and Blu-ray (56% of which was on the high-definition format). The numbers are comparable to those during DVD’s peak sales period in the early 2000’s, and matches the […]
The Hollywood Reporter notes that a court in China has levied a fine of 39,000 yuan (approx. $6,423) on the producers of Pleasant Goat and Big, Big Wolf, China’s most popular animated series, over an incident when two children were severely burned in April while imitating characters on the show. The amount represents 15% of […]
Nickelodeon has granted the world another season of “Rabbids Invasion”. The popular animated television show based on the Ubisoft video games “Raving Rabbids” will receive 26 new half-hour episodes for its second season on the network. Season Two of “Rabbids Invasion” on Nickelodeon will debut some time in mid-2014.
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. Society is in decay. All of the public institutions have failed, crime runs rampant, and everything has gone to hell. There’s only one man who can save us! And his name is (fill in the blank). That’s the basic plot of The Dark Knight Returns. I don’t […]
After being killed by a car in the November 24, 2013 episode of “Family Guy”, the Griffins’ white Lab, Brian, was left to die in the doggie hospital when Stewie didn’t have his time machine to save him. He was replaced for three episodes by new dog Vinnie, who nobody liked, and when Stewie ran […]
Synopsis: Christmas Eve has arrived on schedule but the Belchers are without a tree and Linda convinces Bob they need to drive an hour to the nearest tree lot open on Christmas Eve – setting them up for a highway “Duel” with an evil giant candy cane truck driver [Bobcat Godlthwait]. Details: Due to a […]
ABC Television Network announced today that it has extended for the next 20 years its deal for the airing rights of the Charlie Brown Holiday Specials with Peanuts Worldwide LLC and Lee Mendelson Film Productions. This deal, gives ABC Television Network the rights to air the Charlie Brown specials until 2020. “We are thrilled that […]