Warner Home Video will release the Tom and Jerry Spotlight Collection: Vol 2 to DVD on October 25, the company said yesterday. The colllection will boast forty restored and remastered shorts, including the debut short “Puss Gets the Boot,” three Academy Award nominees, and six CinemaScope releases. Extras include audio commentaries on “Saturday Evening Puss,” […]
Warner Home Video is preparing to announce the release of the four-disc Looney Tunes Golden Collection Volume 3, TV Shows on DVD reports. The set will include sixty cartoons, nine documentaries, thirty-two commentary tracks, and eleven music- or music-and-sound-effects-only audio tracks. It will retail for $64.92. Warners will also release the Looney Tunes Movie Collection, […]
ITV and Nickelodeon have abandoned plans to launch a joint-venture kids channel, c21 Media reports. The company declined to confirm rumors that it would lauch a kids channel on its own.
Sprite Animation Studios will premiere its short “Journey to the West” at the 2005 SIGGRAPH Computer Animation Festival’s Animation Theater, the company said today. The film is directed by Moto Sakakibara and inspired by an ancient Chinese tale. [Source: Yahoo/PR Newswire]
Millennium Apparel Group has been granted the master apparel license for Atomic Betty, World Screen reports. The company is expected to launch the apparel line in the spring of 2006.
The Simpsons, SpongeBob, Samurai Jack, and the South Park gang will be competing for the Emmy for Outstanding Animated Program. The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were announced this morning, and those four series and Family Guy were each nominated for Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour). The nominated episodes represented are […]
This is a review of the 1997 Pioneer Video DVD release, which is now out of print but available used, for purposes of comparison with the FUNimation new release. Ah, Dragonball Z movies. Many people are amazed when a franchise goes beyond four films, but the DBZ franchise produced over a dozen before the series […]
Goku’s son, Gohan, has been kidnapped for his Dragonball. Emperor Pilaf… er… Garlic Jr. is amassing Dragonballs so he can wish for eternal life. With this, he can take down Kami, become the new ruler of Earth, and unleash a new wave of demonic forces across the planet. Goku’s not going to let this pass, […]
Transformers will get a Fourth of July, 2007 opening in the U.S., distributor DreamWorks said today. [Source: PR Newswire]
Nickelodeon is licensing such characters as SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora the Explorer to distributors of fresh produce, the company said today. The deal, which will put the characters on bags of carrots, spinach, and low-fat milk, is part of a broader push by Nickelodeon to encourage healthier diet and exercise for kids. Later this month, […]