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"The Place Promised in Our Early Days": A Modern Animated Classic

Toon Zone is reviewing some of the films screened at this year’s Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival. The Place Promised in Our Early Days is in competition in the feature film category. This is a review of the US DVD version. Makoto Shinkai, prior to The Place Promised in Our Early Days, was best […]

NYT Profiles "Corpse Bride" Designer

The New York Times profiles animation designer Carlos Grangel, whose work will be seen next in Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride.

More "Walt Disney Treasures" DVDs Announced

Buena Vista will release four new Walt Disney Treasures collections, including Walt Disney Treasures: The Chronological Donald, Volume Two: 1942 – 1946 and Walt Disney Treasures: Disney Rarities, Celebrated Shorts: 1920s – 1960s, to DVD on December 6, Animated Bliss reports. The two animation compilations will each retail for $32.99.

Iger Putting His Stamp on Disney

Robert Iger won’t become CEO of the Walt Disney Co. for six more weeks, but The New York Times says he’s already making his mark on the company.

More "Danger Mouse" Coming to DVD

Danger Mouse: The Complete Seasons 3 & 4 will be released on October 25, TV Shows on DVD reports. The DVD two-pack set will retail for $29.95.

"Gundam," "Wolf's Rain" Get DVD Dates

Gundam Seed Movie III and Wolf’s Rain Limited Complete Collection will be released to DVD on November 22, Animated Bliss reports. The former will retail for $29.98, the latter for $149.98.

Cartoon Research Holding Sale

Jerry Beck is holding a garage sale. Items for sale include film prints, homemade DVDs, and comic books.

Disney On Ice Tour Opens in September

Disney on Ice’s Disney presents Pixar’s The Incredibles in a Magic Kingdom Adventure will make its debut in Florida this September and then tour the eastern and central US, Animated News reports.

Live-Action/Animated "Bhagmati" Set for August Release

Bhagmati, India’s first live-action/animated film, will be released at the end of August, newindpress.com reports. The film tells the story of the romance between the ruler of Hyderabad, Mohammed Qutub Ali Shah, and the dancer Bagmati. It was directed by Ashok Kaul.

"Pororo to the Cookie Castle" Cutesy Fun, If You're Two

Toon Zone is examining the films screened at this year’s Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival. Pororo to the Cookie Castle is in this year’s feature film competition. (IE only). For more from SICAF, see Toon Zone’s review of the opening film Renart the Fox and of The District!.

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