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"Electric Company" Coming to DVD

by Ed Liuon September 2, 2005
A brief article in the Los Angeles Times notes that a DVD release of PBS’s The Electric Company is in the works (free registration required). Airing from 1971 to 1977, The Electric Company featured Bill Cosby, Rita Moreno, and the earliest work of actor Morgan Freeman, as well as assorted animated features and live-action Spider-Man […]

"Sin City": Sexy Movie, Impotent DVD

by randomguyon September 2, 2005
The Film There are a great many movies which come out of seemingly nowhere to surprise and delight us. On the other hand, there are also a great many movies which carry with them tremendous baggage in getting to the screen. Guess which kind Sin City is? That’s right, being a comic book adaptation, Sin […]

Original "Sin": A "Sin City" Primer

by randomguyon September 2, 2005
One of the latest in a long line of comic book adaptations, Sin City, hit DVD last month. Directed by Robert Rodriguez, Frank Miller, and Quentin Tarantino, and boasting an incredible cast ranging from Mickey Rourke to Jessica Alba to Elijah Wood, it’s one of the year’s most talked-about movies. Right from the start, it […]

"Thundercats" DVD to get Disc Replacement

by Javeon September 1, 2005
People who bought Season 1, Volume 1 of Thundercats will get the chance to call for a replacement disc since one of the episodes was released without background music. Source: Warner Bros.

New On-line Comics Previews

by Ed Liuon September 1, 2005
Buzzscope.com has posted a page full of comic book previews for books scheduled for release on September 7, 2005. Included are The Stardust Kid #2 by J.M. DeMatteis and Mike Ploog; Incredible Hulk #86 by Peter David and Jorge Lucas; Ultimate Spider-Man #82 by Brian Michael Bendis and Mark Bagley; and Y the Last Man […]

Comic Book Industry Begins Hurricane Katrina Relief Efforts

by Ed Liuon September 1, 2005
Several players in the comic book industry have announced relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Katrina in the American South. DC Comics has issued a preliminary statement stating that they will give their products to affected retailers at no charge, and promises a more comprehensive statement next week. The linked article at Newsarama.com also recalls […]

"Superman Returns" Teaser Poster Online

by James Harveyon September 1, 2005
IGN Filmforce has a first look at the teaser poster for director Bryan Singer’s Superman Returns, flying into theaters on June 30, 2006.

Animated Films New and Old Come to DVD

by James Harveyon September 1, 2005
Cover art for the Ferngully: The Last Rainforest and Madagascar DVDs has been posted at DVD Answers, while The Digital Bits reports Rock-A-Doodle will be re-released to DVD this November 8th. The 1992 film about a rooster who achieves an Elvis-like status, was previously released to DVD on February 3, 2004. Thanks to Animated News […]

Matsuda Answers Questions on "The Batman"

by James Harveyon September 1, 2005
Fansite Legions of Gotham has posted a question and answer session with The Batman Producer and Character Designer Jeff Matsuda. Click the link above for more.

'67 Animated Spider-Man Series Swings Back to Canada

by James Harveyon August 31, 2005
Canada’s The Family Channel will start airing reruns of the 1967 Spider-Man animated series, beginning Thursday September 1st. This marks the return of the classic animated series after a lengthy hiatus from Canadian airwaves. The show previously aired on Teletoon. Spider-Man will air Monday to Friday at 6:30 am, Saturdays and Sundays at 6:00 am, […]