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Women in Animation

Women in Animation Announces First Round of Academic Partnerships

by Ed Liuon June 8, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 7, 2017 WOMEN IN ANIMATION REACHING INTO THE FUTURE WITH STUDENT MEMBERSHIP AND ACADEMIC SPONSORSHIP DRIVES WIA Partners with Schools to Give Students Early Access to Support Los Angeles, CA – Women in Animation (WIA) is pleased to announce the first round of academic partnerships to encourage student participation in the […]
My Life as a Zucchini

Review: Childhood Overcomes Pain in “My Life As a Zucchini”

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison June 7, 2017
GKIDS Films has made a name for itself importing foreign animation that’s well off the beaten path tread by theatrical animation in the U.S. The stop-motion French-Swiss drama My Life as a Zucchini is one of the finest cases to date. Short on jokes but big on heart, My Life as a Zucchini offers an uncomfortable […]

Aquaman Has An Opinion On The Paris Climate Accord

by Alex Beanon June 6, 2017
Aquaman took time out of his busy schedule of keeping his eyes open underwater and practicing the breast stroke to give his take on the Paris Climate Accord…

wallace and gromit

Wallace and Gromit’s Peter Sallis Dies At 96

by Peter Paltridgeon June 5, 2017
Raise a slice of Wensleydale cheese today for Peter Sallis, the voice behind the absentminded inventor Wallace of Aardman Animation’s Wallace and Gromit series. He passed away on June 2 at Denville Hall, a retirement home for actors, surrounded by friends and family. The news was released by the BBC this morning. Nick Park, creator […]
SpongeBob SquarePants Musical

SpongeBob SquarePants Heads to Broadway December 4, 2017!

by slaion June 5, 2017
SpongeBob SquarePants  Will Open on Broadway At The Palace Theatre   with Ethan Slater Lilli Cooper, Danny Skinner and Gavin Lee   Musical Production Conceived and Directed by Tina Landau Book by Kyle Jarrow Orchestrations, Arrangements & Music Supervision by Tom Kitt Choreography by Christopher Gattelli Previews Begin on Monday, November 6, 2017 Opening Night […]

ms. marvel

Watch Ms. Marvel Go In This Avengers: Secret Wars Clip

by Peter Paltridgeon June 2, 2017
Disney XD’s next Avengers series is set to launch later this month. For the next few days, the network will be releasing clips from the new show, each one highlighting a member of the current team. IGN landed the exclusive on the first clip, which is embedded below. The previous Avengers series had Kamala Khan, […]
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

Review: “Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie” is Supremely Silly Slapstick

by Ed Liuon June 2, 2017
DreamWorks Animation’s Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie is almost perfectly critic-proof for a number of reasons, the biggest being that you can’t say that this movie is stupendously juvenile, extraordinarily silly, and resolutely lowbrow in its sense of humor without sounding like you’re criticizing it for those things. I genuinely mean all of those […]

Wonder Woman

Review: “Wonder Woman: Commemorative Edition” Is Epic, But Not Empowering

by Neo Yion June 2, 2017
Building a plot around gender politics is always going to require a delicate balance. It’s inevitable that an origin story with Wonder Woman is going to have some complication between the secluded women-only island she lives in versus the outer world where, gasp, men live. In the right hands, this can present an interesting, fair […]
LEGO DC Super Hero Girls Brain Drain

“LEGO DC Super Hero Girls: Brain Drain” Coming to Digital HD July 25 and DVD August 8, 2017

by Ed Liuon June 2, 2017
SUPERGIRL, WONDER WOMAN, BATGIRL & FRIENDS SEARCH FOR THEIR STOLEN MEMORIES WHEN WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT, DC ENTERTAINMENT & THE LEGO® GROUP PRESENT LEGO® DC SUPER HERO GIRLS: BRAIN DRAIN ON DIGITAL HD JULY 25 and DVD AUGUST 8, 2017 BURBANK, CA (June 1, 2017) – Missing memories provide an intriguing mystery for everyone’s favorite […]