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Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con October 2017 – Marvel Disneyland Paris ‘Summer of Super Heroes’

by Grant Whiteon November 5, 2017
In advance of the 10am opening time for the first day of this October’s MCM London Comic Con, your humble reporter joined a strictly invite only list of guests for a very special Disney presentation. Conducted with secrecy that would make SHIELD proud, we were shown news of a huge heroic change coming to the […]

X-Men: The New Mutants Trailer

by Alex Beanon October 13, 2017
It’s Friday the 13th, so it is the perfect day to drop the trailer for “X-Men: The New Mutants” which will be opening on April 13, 2018 [which, you guessed it, is another Friday the 13th]…    

NYCC 2017: The “Batman: Gotham By Gaslight” Panel Previews a Steampunk Mystery

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison October 12, 2017
Late Friday afternoon at New York Comic on an official panel was held for Batman: Gotham By Gaslight, the 31st installment of the DC Animated Original Movie line. The movie is based on the 1989 comic of the same same by Brian Augustyn and Mike Mignola. The storyline takes place in a 19th century steampunk […]

Marvel Unveils The Punisher Trailer – But Not The Premiere Date

by Alex Beanon September 20, 2017
The trailer for the upcoming Marvel series – “The Punisher” – on Netflix was unveiled but not the premiere date, which was intentionally blacked out [although 2017 was not, so there is that tiny snippet of a clue]…    

Review: “Your Name” UK IMAX Theatrical Release: Simply Unforgettable

by Grant Whiteon August 21, 2017
I’m a bit late to the party on Your Name.  Lauded the world over, the Makoto Shinkai film received a limited run here in the UK last year but sadly not in any venues local to me. Though I may seem lazy in the face of an associate who went up and down the country […]

Review: “Napping Princess” UK Theatrical Release: Like A Dream

by Grant Whiteon August 15, 2017
Ancien is the princess of a mystical land, whose king is obsessed with cars and locked his daughter away out of fear of her magical ability to bring technology to life. But in reality she’s Kokone, a Japanese teenager who lives with her prodigy mechanic father, her only battles being against bouts of narcolepsy in […]
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“South Park” Season 21 Premiere Date Pushed Back to September 13, 2017

by Dan Collinson July 29, 2017
The Hollywood Reporter has reported that the 21st season of Comedy Central’s hit show South Park will be pushed back to September 13, 2017, instead of August 23 as originally planned. According to creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, they wanted to get back to basics and do one-off episodes after satirizing the 2016 Presidential […]

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Matt Groening Presents: Disenchantment

by Peter Paltridgeon July 25, 2017
Disenchanted with Netflix’s recent purge of quality cartoons like Futurama and American Dad? Good news, everyone — Matt Groening himself is now on the Netflix payroll. Wondering what he’s thinking up? Today we found out. In 2016 the news broke that Netflix was working with Groening to create a new animated series. Eighteen months of […]

Warner Archive Plans “Batman: Mask of the Phantasm” Blu-ray for July 2017

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison June 19, 2017
Through social media posts on Facebook and Twitter this Monday evening, Warner Archive has announced plans to release Warner Bros Animation’s Batman: Mask of the Phantasm on Blu-ray disc for the first time. The release will include the fan favorite film in both the theatrical 16×9 (1.78:1) aspect ratio and an open matte 4×3 (1.37:1) […]