The following is a complete list of the animated movies and specials scheduled to air on Toon Disney during the month of May: Alice In Wonderland (1951) Thursday, May 11 (5:00 p.m., ET/PT) An American Tail (1986) Tuesday, May 23 (5:00 p.m., ET/PT) An American Tail II: Fievel Goes West (1991) Monday, May 1 (5:00 […]
One of the great joys of growing up in suburban New Jersey in the 1980’s was the 4:30 movie on ABC. Each week brought five new films grouped by a common theme, and there was no theme that would bring joy to an elementary-to-middle-school boy’s heart faster than Giant Monster Movie week (personally, the only […]
Neon Genesis Evangelion makes yet another appearance on DVD with the 10th Anniversary Set, set for an August 22nd release for $249.98. Other collections in August include thinpaks of Chance Pop Session, Cromartie High School, and Excel Saga. In terms of new shows, the first volume of the 2003 anime comedy Papuwa debuts on August […]
Four collections are debuting in September, those being If I See You In My Dreams, Shura No Toki, Teknoman (Vol. 3), and Voltron: Defender of the Universe (Set 1). If it’s single volumes you’re after, volume 2 of Gaogaigar and volume 3 of Green Green are both set to debut on October 10th. [Source: AnimeOnDVD.com […]
South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone will deliver a Masterclass on their show at the MediaGuardian Edinburgh International Television Festival, which runs from August 25 to August 27, World Screen reports. Other speakers at the festival will include former U.S. vice president Al Gore.
Aardman Animations has created Aardman International to handle worldwide distribution of the studio’s product, VFXWorld reports. Miles Bullough, currently head of broadcast and development, will head the new division.
Paramount Home Entertainment will release SpongeBob SquarePants, Season 4, Volume 1 to DVD in September, TVShowsOnDVD reports.
The trailer for Anders Morgenthaler’s Princess, which is playing at Cannes, has gone online. (via Cartoon Brew)
BKN International has named Benoit Runel as the new managing director of its British BKN New Media subsidiary, Finanztreff reports. Runel will oversee sales and marketing as well as development and pre-production at the London-based animation studio. He joins the company from Jetix Europe.
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Season 1 of The Boondocks has been delayed from its June 13 street date. The DVD will now first be available in stores on July 25.