Michael Bay will direct the Transformers live-action feature, MTV reports. The film, from DreamWorks, is slated for a November 2006 release. Separately, MTV says that Tim Hill will direct Garfield 2 for Twentieth Century Fox. Hill’s previous work includes Muppets from Space, and he has written for SpongeBob SquarePants.
The University Press of Mississippi has published two books on the golden age of animation, AWN reports. Chuck Jones: Conversations collects a thirty-year span of interviews with the long-time Warner Bros. director. Living Life Inside the Lines: Tales from the Golden Age of Animation is Martha Sigall’s first-hand account of working in the Warner Bros. […]
On the outside Saiyuki looks like a typical “journeyman” action series. Four adventurers who normally wouldn’t even talk to each other come together to form one kickass fighting team out to stomp evil flat. But when that group is a gun-toting, angst-filled priest, a charming-yet-vicious dragon tamer, a suave, gullible demon, and a super-strong monkey […]
It was quite a surprise that Popotan didn’t suck. I mean really, the first volume actually blew me away with just how charming and funny a show like this could be. A quick introduction: Popotan is the story of three sisters who live in a magical house that teleports to different locations at random intervals, […]