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Review: “Revolutionary Girl Utena: The Apocalypse Saga”: Deserved Endings

by Todd DuBoison March 5, 2013
The so-called “Apocalypse Saga” of Revolutionary Girl Utena proves itself a welcome progression on the “Black Rose Saga” from Nozomi Entertainment’s second DVD set and a return the essence of the first story arc. Here the narrative reorients its focus on Utena’s relationship with Anthy, and most episodes methodically carry the plot forward in increasingly […]
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Nickelodeon Announces Call for Short Animated Films

by on March 4, 2013
Nickelodeon has announced that it is looking for concepts for short animated films, specifically ones that make preschoolers giggle. Concepts can be submitted online by visiting shorts.nickjr.com. The following creative guidelines have been released: – Shorts should include strong characters that appeal to both boys and girls between the ages of 2-5 years old. – […]

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PR: The Hub TV Network March 2013 Programming Highlights

by on March 4, 2013
The Hub TV Network has released the following programming highlights for March 2013: Saturday, March 2 “Strawberry Shortcake’s Berry Bitty Adventures” (New episode: 8:30 – 9 a.m.) “The Mystery of the Disappearing Dog Show” – Strawberry comes up with a way to raise funds for Huckleberry’s pet shelter by hosting a big dog show. The […]
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Archer’s El Camino Is Neither A Truck Nor A Car – But It’s Back For Season Five

by Alex Beanon March 4, 2013
Archer’s bad-ass El Camino is back for another season as the FX cable network officially approved of a 13-episode fifth season for the animated superspy series – freeing up Dr. Krieger to pursue his ongoing romantic relationship with his anime girlfriend, Ron Cadillac to amass more dealerships in the Tri-State area, Rodney the gun librarian […]

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Review: “My Little Pony: Pinkie Pie Party” and “Chuck & Friends: When Trucks Fly” Are More Fun from the Hub

by Ed Liuon March 4, 2013
The latest My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic DVD, Pinkie Pie Party, collects 5 more episodes of the Hub’s breakout hit show, centering on the perpetually cheerful, slightly off-kilter Pinkie Pie. Taken from across the show’s three seasons to date, all five episodes are quite good and manage to maintain the theme (not always true […]
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Dragons: Riders of Berk – “Breakneck Bog” Recap

by on March 1, 2013
At sea, Gobber, Hiccup and Stoick are looking for Trader Johann, as he has something for Stoick but is several days left. After their search ends in failure, Hiccup decides to go looking for him on his own, as the delivery seems t mean a great deal to his father. However, as he is about […]

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Transformers Animated – “Sound and Fury” Episode 10 Recap

by Neo Yion March 1, 2013
Megatron offers to help Isaac Sumdac build a robot for his daughter’s birthday. Unbeknownst to Sumdac, it is a secret ploy for Megatron to gain a new body and defeat the Autobots. It was only a matter of time before someone took Sari’s misuse of the Allspark Key and turned it against her. Megatron knows […]
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Review: “Hotel Transylvania” Needs a “Do Not Disturb” Sign

by on February 28, 2013
Hotel Transylvania was directed by Genndy Tartakovsky, and if this movie is Genndy Tartakovsky pouring out his bountiful imagination, creativity and energy, I’d hate to see what happens when he’s just collecting a pay check. Hotel Transylvania is trite, predictable, boring, and why am I even writing about it, because it’s not worth bothering over, […]

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PR: Nickelodeon Networks Programming Highlights – March 1-15, 2013

by on February 28, 2013
Nickelodeon has released the following programming highlights for Nickelodeon, Nicktoons, and TeenNick between March 1st and 15th, 2013: NICKELODEON: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Friday, March 1st, 2013 07:00pm-07:30pm – #117 – “TCRI” Friday, March 15th, 2013 07:00pm-07:30pm – #118 – “Cockroach Terminator” SpongeBob SquarePants Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 10:30am-10:45am – #182A – “Little Yellow Book” […]
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PR: Disney Networks Programming Highlights – March 1-15, 2013

by on February 28, 2013
Disney has released the following programming highlights for Disney Channel and Disney Junior between March 1st and 15th, 2013: DISNEY CHANNEL: Friday, March 1 Jessie “Pain in the Rear Window” (8:30 PM – 9:00 PM ET/PT) Jessie is in charge of a carnival to help raise funds for the school. In an attempt to help […]