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Terry Press Named Worldwide Head of Marketing for DreamWorks Animation

by Zeddon February 3, 2006
DreamWorks Animation announced on Thursday that Terry Press has joined the company as its worldwide head of marketing. Press will oversee all marketing for DreamWorks Animation and will be the senior liaison with the marketing team at Paramount Pictures. Press, who was with DreamWorks SKG for the past 10 years as its marketing head, joins […]

SpongeBob Gets "Lost in Time" on February 20

by Zeddon February 3, 2006
SpongeBob SquarePants will embark on a time-traveling adventure when he is transported to the Middle Ages in “Lost in Time,” a special half-hour event premiering on Nickelodeon on Monday, February 20, at 8:00pm (ET/PT). After a freak jousting accident at a medieval-themed restaurant, SpongeBob and Patrick find themselves in a historic version of Bikini Bottom […]

"Hoodwinked": CG in Da Hood, G

by SB20xxon February 3, 2006
Hoodwinked, written and directed by newcomer to the world of animation Corey Edwards, comes to us courtesy of Kanbar Animation Studio and Blue Yonder Films. Not ringing any bells? It shouldn’t; this isn’t a Pixar, nor is it a Dreamworks. It isn’t even a Blue Sky. Nope, it’s all fresh talent. Does the Hoodwinked team […]

"Howl’s Moving Castle," "Pokemon" Top Japan Box Office in 2005

by Ed Liuon February 2, 2006
An article about the 2005 box office results in Japan reveals that Studio Ghibli’s Howl’s Moving Castle was the top-grossing film with 19.6 billion yen (approx. US$165.4 million). The article also states that Pocket Monster Advanced Generation is taking the number 2 spot with 4.3 billion yen (approx. US$36.3 million). The statement by the Motion […]

4Kids Entertainment Announces New Setting for "TMNT" Television Series

by Zeddon February 2, 2006
4Kids Entertainment, Inc. today announced a new setting for the fifth season of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles television series scheduled to premiere this fall on 4Kids TV. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – Fast Forward catapults Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello and Raphael ninety-nine (99) years into the future where they emerge from the sewers and no […]

4Kids.TV Launches New ”Healthy 4Kids” Section

by Zeddon February 2, 2006
4Kids Entertainment, Inc. has unveiled a new “Healthy 4Kids” component to its 4Kids TV website, www.4Kids.TV. The new web platform is designed to address the importance of healthy eating and physical activity among children of all ages. The “Healthy 4Kids” section — www.4Kids.TV/healthy/ — includes various interactive features, fun food facts, a food pyramid, downloads […]

"Bambi II" Soundtrack Available February 7

by Zeddon February 2, 2006
Walt Disney Records will celebrate the return of Bambi on DVD with the release of the Bambi II soundtrack on February 7. The CD will retail for $12.98 SRP. The following is a track listing: 1. “There Is Life” – Alison Krauss 2. “First Sign of Spring” – Michelle Lewis 3. “Through Your Eyes” – […]

"Lady and the Tramp" CD Streets February 7

by Zeddon February 2, 2006
On February 7, Walt Disney Records will release the Lady and the Tramp and Friends CD — a collection of Disney classics from several Disney animated films. The CD will retail for $6.98 SRP. The following is a track listing: 1. “He’s a Tramp” – Lady and the Tramp 2. “The Siamese Cat Song” – […]

"Curious George" Game Ships to Retailers

by Zeddon February 2, 2006
NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. on Wednesday announced that Curious George has shipped for the PlayStation2, Xbox, Nintendo GameCube, Game Boy Advance, and PC. Based on the February 10th animated feature film of the same name, Curious George allows players to jump in and control the world’s most curious chimp through an array of madcap […]

Time Warner Inc. Provides 2006 Full-Year Business Outlook

by Zeddon February 2, 2006
Time Warner Inc. has provided its 2006 full-year business outlook. The company said it expects its 2006 full-year growth rate in Adjusted Operating Income to be in the high-single digits, off a base of $10.3 billion in 2005. The company also said it expects to convert between 35% to 45% of its 2006 Adjusted Operating […]