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“Monsters University” Valedictorian at the Box Office with $82M Take

by Ed Liuon June 24, 2013
Disney/Pixar’s Monsters University handily took the top spot in US domestic box office ticket sales, with an estimated $82 million take, representing the studio’s second-best opening ever (behind Toy Story 3‘s $110 million opening weekend) and just behind Monsters Inc.‘s opening weekend of $87 million (which represents the 2001 $62.57 million opening adjusted for inflation). […]

Review: “The Emperor’s New Groove”: Hilarious Film, Weak Blu-ray

by SB20xxon June 24, 2013
When I was a young teenager, I went through a phase where I had an irrational hatred of Disney. Between thinking I was “too old” for their films and learning some unpleasant facts about their corporate policies and controversies, I essentially boycotted the studio. In fact, I even engaged in the unfair practice of judging […]

New Clips and Stills from “Teen Titans Go!” Episode “You’re Fired”, Premiering June 25, 2013

by Ed Liuon June 22, 2013
Warner Bros. Animation has released the following clip and stills from “You’re Fired,” the next new episode of Teen Titans Go! set to premiere on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at 7:30 PM (ET/PT): Click any thumbnail below to enlarge: OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS Beast Boy’s poor job performance leads to his being fired from the Titans. After […]

PR: Robotech: 2-Movie Collection Coming to DVD on July 23, 2013 (UPDATED with trailer)

by Ed Liuon June 21, 2013
Never-Before-Seen Feature Film Premieres This Summer New Adventure Love Live Alive Arrives For The First Time Along With Fan Favorite The Shadow Chronicles In New DVD Set Available July 23 From Lionsgate Home Entertainment SANTA MONICA, CA June 17, 2013 – The Robotech saga continues as the celebrated characters that gained world-wide popularity in the original series […]

New “Sanjay and Craig” Clip for June 22, 2013, Premiere Episode

by Ed Liuon June 21, 2013
NICKELODEON PREMIERES AWESOME NEW EPISODE OF SANJAY AND CRAIG SATURDAY, JUNE 22, 10:30A.M. ET/PT Sanjay and Craig continue their best bud adventures Saturday, June 22, at 10:30a.m. ET/PT during a brand-new, hair-raising episode of Nickelodeon’s newest animated series, Sanjay and Craig. First in “Stink Boy,” Sanjay runs away to live in the sewer when Craig […]

Review: “Monsters University” – Bright but Really Familiar College Years

by Ed Liuon June 21, 2013
Monsters University is an extraordinarily enjoyable movie, populated with denizens of affable (and sometimes not so affable) characters. It is remarkable for being one of the very rare breed of modern G-rated college films, and the fact that it is still so successful on those terms indicates that the increased amounts of sex, alcohol, drugs, […]

FX Just Became Your Favorite Television Channel In 2015

by Alex Beanon June 20, 2013
All the movies are still in theaters but that didn’t prevent the FX network from locking up the future television rights to “Fast & Furious 6”, “Man of Steel”, “Star Trek Into Darkness” and “The Purge”. Previously, FX had already secured the television rights to “Iron Man 3” [“Iron Man 3” recently entered the Top […]

Voices Come To The Prophet

by Alex Beanon June 20, 2013
The voice cast for “The Prophet” – an animated feature film retelling of the poems of Lebanese author Kahlil Gibran – just got larger and may be enough to to make a profit from “The Prophet”. Joining Salma Hayek in the voice cast will be Liam Neeson, John Krasinski, Frank Langella, Alfred Molina and Quvenzhane […]

LEGO: The Movie Trailer

by Alex Beanon June 20, 2013
It is a wonderful world we live in when superheroes and NBA All-Stars can be assembled in one room – even if it is only in LEGO form…and for a movie. The newly released trailer for “LEGO: The Movie” [release date: February 7, 2014] shows that there may be a love story and there will […]

Toonz Entertainment Has An Epiphany

by Alex Beanon June 20, 2013
Singapore-based animation studio Toonz Entertainment has partnered with Hollywood production company New Myth to provide $200 million in seed money to form Epiphany – a movie incubator company they hope will be involved as co-producer and financier [along with Hollywood studios] of major, global animated films. Russian company AR Film is also invested in the […]