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“Murder Police” Killed Off by Fox

by Alex Beanon October 9, 2013
With The Cleveland Show being cancelled and American Dad moving to TBS in 2014, Fox needed a replacement to fill out their popular Sunday evening animation lineup of The Simpsons, Bob’s Burgers, and Family Guy – and Murder Police was supposed to be that replacement after receiving a 13-episode order earlier in the year. But […]
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CLIPS: “Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Deluxe Edition” Interview Clips

by Ed Liuon October 9, 2013
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment released Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Deluxe Edition on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD yesterday, October 8, 2013. The release combines the two-part animated feature into one continuous feature film and all original release bonus content, and also includes several new bonus features including a 70-minute retrospective on original graphic novel […]

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Disney to Shut Down Pixar Canada Studio

by Ed Liuon October 9, 2013
Variety reports that the Walt Disney Company will be shutting down its branch of Pixar Animation Studios based out of Vancouver, Canada, focusing its animation efforts solely in the main Pixar campus in Emeryville, CA. The studio was originally able to take advantage of tax incentives offered in Vancouver, and the shuttering of the studio […]
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Review: “AnoHana: The Flower We Saw That Day” – A Supernatural But Sincere Drama

by Todd DuBoison October 9, 2013
An original anime scripted by the award-winning Mari Okada (Toradora, Fractale), AnoHana: The Flower We Saw That Day is a drama dealing in the supernatural. The tale centers on Jinta “Jintan” Yadomi, a thoroughly unmotivated young man. Once a cheerful extrovert that always took the lead among his small group of childhood friends, he grew […]

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The Simpsons Marathon Continues

by Alex Beanon October 8, 2013
Somebody’s going to be killed off this year but it won’t be the show itself, as “The Simpsons” were officially renewed for their 26th season – cementing their status as the longest-running scripted series in television history – by Fox. The show, created by Matt Groening, has been nominated for multiple Primetime Emmy Awards every […]
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CLIPS: “Transformers Prime: Beast Hunters – Predacons Rising” Blu-ray Trailer and Clips Released

by Ed Liuon October 8, 2013
Shout! Factory and Hasbro Studios have released a trailer and several clips from Transformers Prime: Beast Hunters – Predacons Rising, available starting today on Blu-ray and DVD and providing an epilogue to the TV series’ final season in one 90-minute feature film. CLIPS: Magnus vs. Predacons Bumblebee Warrior Predaking Megatron Transformers: Beast Hunters – Predacons […]

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CLIP: New “Free Birds” Trailer Released – “Lone Wolf”

by Ed Liuon October 8, 2013
Relativity Media and Reel FX have released a new 60-second spot for Free Birds, the upcoming CGI animated feature film scheduled to premiere on November 1, 2013. Directed by Jimmy Hayward (Horton Hears a Who!) and starring Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson and Amy Poehler, Free Birds chronicles the misadventures of two mismatched time-traveling turkeys trying […]
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PR: STEVEN UNIVERSE Premieres Monday, November 4 at 8pm (ET, PT) on Cartoon Network

by on October 7, 2013
The Crystal Gems… and Steven Are Saving the World on Cartoon Network New Original Animated Series Steven Universe Premieres Monday, November 4 at 8:00 p.m. (ET, PT) Steven Universe, the latest original animated comedy series from Cartoon Network Studios, will premiere Monday, November 4 at 8:00 p.m. (ET, PT) on Cartoon Network. Steven Universe will […]

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“Star Wars Rebels” Teaser Trailer Premieres on Disney XD

by Todd DuBoison October 7, 2013
The very first promotional video for Lucasfilm Animation’s Star Wars Rebels premiered this evening on Disney XD and has also been posted on Starwars.com. The sixteen-second video depicts an Imperial Star Destroyer looming over a planet as a narrator speaks: “To battle the Empire a Rebel Alliance will form, the Jedi will rise, and you […]
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PR: Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Invades New York Comic Con 2013

by Ed Liuon October 7, 2013
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment invades New York Comic Con with Seven Super-Powered Panels/Premieres Presentations include Justice League: War, Superman 75th Anniversary, Batman: Arkham Origins, Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics premiere, two Warner Archive Collection spotlights PLUS Special Friday Night Paley Center event featuring Batman: The Brave and the Bold Jason O’Mara, Diedrich Bader, John […]