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The Legend of Korra – “Light In The Dark” Episode 26 Recap

by Neo Yion December 6, 2013
In order to defeat the Dark Avatar, Korra must find her inner spirit. “Light In The Dark” is just about perfect. It’s a significant improvement from last episode’s “Darkness Falls” and, outside of a couple of mishaps, concludes Book Two with flair. It managed to raise the bar so high that it poses the question: […]

The Amazing World Of Gumball – “The Finale” Recap

by Joshua Baileyon December 6, 2013
The Wattersons are distraught when they learn that all of their past actions have caught up to them. Now they must find a way to get the people of Elmore to drop their grievances against them or risk losing everything that they own – or worse. The second season of Gumball has been interesting. I […]

The Amazing World Of Gumball – “The World” Recap

by Joshua Baileyon December 6, 2013
Elmore is a very strange place to live, and that’s before you take into consideration how inanimate objects tend to take on a life of their own. Come on in and see for yourself! Back when The Amazing World of Gumball was first announced, production material mentioned how everything in Elmore had the potential to […]

Nickelodeon and the United States Postal Service are launching “SpongeBob MailPants,”

by on December 6, 2013
  Nickelodeon and the United States Postal Service announced today that they’re an educational letter-writing program called “SpongeBob MailPants,”  to show kids the fun of writing, sending and receiving mail this holiday season. Now through Jan. 4, 2014, kids can get special postage-paid, customized SpongeBob postcards at more than 25,000 Post Office locations nationwide to […]

PR: “Ernest & Celestine” to Premiere January 18, 2014 at Sundance Film Festival

by Ed Liuon December 6, 2013
ENGLISH LANGUAGE VERSION OF ERNEST & CELESTINE TO PREMIERE JANUARY 18, 2014 AT THE SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL ***** AWARD-WINNING FILM FEATURES THE VOICES OF FOREST WHITAKER, MACKENZIE FOY, LAUREN BACALL, PAUL GIAMATTI, WILLIAM H. MACY, MEGAN MULLALLY, NICK OFFERMAN, JEFFREY WRIGHT “E&C” IS COMPETING FOR OSCARS, ANNIES AND GOLDEN GLOBES IN ORIGINAL FRENCH VERSION New […]

Norm McLaren Wall to Wall

PR: “McLaren Wall-to-Wall:” NFB & Quartier des Spectacles Partnership Call for Norman McLaren Centenary Projects

by Ed Liuon December 6, 2013
McLaren Wall-to-Wall: NFB and Quartier des Spectacles Partnership issue call for projects to mark centenary of celebrated Canadian filmmaker Norman McLaren Montreal, December 5, 2013 – Norman McLaren, one of the most famous animation filmmakers in the world, would have been 100 years old in 2014. McLaren brought an energy and vision to animation filmmaking […]
Littlest Pet Shop Lights Camera Fashion

Review: “Littlest Pet Shop: Lights, Camera, Fashion!” – Incremental Improvement

by Ed Liuon December 6, 2013
I was disappointed with the premiere episodes of Hasbro Studios’ Littlest Pet Shop, and managed only limited praise for the first DVD release of the show’s initial five episodes. The latest DVD, Lights, Camera, Fashion!, presents the last unreleased episodes of the show’s first season, and while I can say that the show has improved […]

Danny Wells as Luigi

Danny Wells, Actor, 1941 – 2013

by Ed Liuon December 5, 2013
Actor Danny Wells passed away on November 28, 2013, in Toronto, Canada, at the age of 72. Wells may be best known to animation fans as Luigi the plumber (both in voice-over and on-camera) on The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! alongside Captain Lou Albano as the title character. Wells also had a number of […]

Netflix Goes “Turbo FAST”

by Alex Beanon December 5, 2013
Debuting on Netflix – in collaboration with DreamWorks Animation – later this month will be their first original animated series entitled Turbo FAST, which is an adaptation and progression of the Turbo film plot about a garden snail who enters an automobile race. He will be joined in his adventures by a cast of characters […]