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SDCC 2014: Hologram Homer Sued

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A hologram of Homer Simpson that appeared onstage with creator Matt Groening at this year’s Comic Con in San Diego has created a lawsuit opportunity for the company Hologram USA, which claims it owns the technology used to create Hologram Homer and wasn’t contacted for authorization nor paid a licensing fee by Fox to use […]

Dante's Redemption - A Fan Film Sequel To Dante's Inferno

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Fan films proliferate in the internet video universe, so the fact that there exists a fan-made video tribute to the video game “Dante’s Inferno” is not surprising – but this is not your normal, garden variety fan-made video – this is a fan-made video constructed by Tal Peleg, the senior cinematics animator on “The Last […]

Review: Madness Reigns in "Batman: Assault on Arkham"

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In the 1980′s, John Ostrander and Kim Yale revived DC’s Suicide Squad as a team comic book starring second-string supervillains performing plausibly deniable black bag covert operations for the government in exchange for reduced sentences. The title proved early on that its title was not a figure of speech — members of the Squad could […]

Disney Schedules Aladdin-Fest This Weekend For Robin Williams Tribute

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As a tribute to the recently deceased actor-comedian Robin Williams, Disney has announced they will schedule four showings of his signature movie for them – 1992’s “Aladdin” where Williams provided the voice and personality of the Genie – on three of their network channels. Williams famously agreed to voice the Genie character with a handshake […]

Thandie Newton Joins Westworld Cast

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Thandie Newton has joined the cast of the HBO pilot “Westworld” and will play the part of the whorehouse madam Maeve Millay [patterned after the role of Miss Carrie – played by Majel Barrett – from the original Michael Crichton 1973 sci-fi movie tale of a fantasy robot theme park gone astray. Newton joins a […]

The Cayman Islands Are Beautiful...Unless You're From Illinois

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The Cayman Islands are beautiful, there’s sun, sand, snorkeling and…lots of good hiding places for your cash. If you’re from the state of Illinois, this may not be a good thing but at least you can make an animated video about the Cayman Islands…

Turtle Power: A Definitive History Of TheTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Trailer

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With the newly rebooted version of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise bringing in millions of dollars at the theaters this month, Paramount has released the DVD “Turtle Power: A Definitive History of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”. The trailer below depicts their initial meetings with Playmates Toys…

What If…Scooby Doo Met Jason, Freddy And Michael Myers

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Instead of meeting up with the Miner 49er, Mr. Hyde or the giant monster owl Willawaw, what if Scooby Doo and the gang met up with Freddy Kreuger, Jason Voorhees and Michael Myers of “Nightmare on Elm Street”, “Friday the 13th” and “Halloween” slasher film “fame”? Probably would have been a few more kids wetting […]

DisneyToon Studios Has Layoffs

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DisneyToon Studios, the Disney-based studio for its direct-to-video animation projects, has laid off nearly a third of its staff. The recent diminishment of the “Tinkerbell” franchise along with the direct-to-video market being a shell of its former money-making self were theorized to be the main culprits behind the layoffs. Approximately 17 of the 60 full-time […]

Ed Harris Plays Villain In Westworld

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The HBO series reboot of “Westworld” – Michael Crichton’s 1973 sci-fi movie tale of a fantasy robot theme park gone astray – has added Ed Harris in the signature Yul Brynner role of The Man in Black, the ultimate bad guy in the story. Harris is joined by Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood in […]

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