The New York Times details the path taken from newspaper comics section to silver screen for the upcoming Over the Hedge feature film (registration required). The movie from DreamWorks Animation is scheduled for release on May 19.
Sunrise is set to release a Mobile Suit Gundam SEED movie directed by series director Mitsuo Fukuda, Gunota Headlines reports. While plot and setting are currently unknown, it is confirmed that unlike the existing/ongoing Gundam SEED/SEED Destiny made-for-TV compilations, the new movie will be a brand new story set in the SEED universe.
Update: As TVShowsOnDVD has posted and after confirming it with WHV ourselves, this release is no longer delayed and is on target for its May 23rd street date. Sorry for the confusion! The upcoming X-Men: Evolution: The Complete Third Season DVD set has been delayed, according to Warner Home Video. The set, originally scheduled for […]
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that the animated toon Where on Earth is Carmen Sandiego? is coming to DVD on June 13 from Shout! Factory. The toon is loosely based on the popular series of computer games and features the voices of Oscar winner Rita Moreno (The Electric Company, West Side Story, and OZ), Scott Menville (Robin from […]
TVShowsOnDVD.com has announced that the Hanna-Barbera version of Godzilla is coming to DVD on June 6 from Sony’s Classic Media Inc. The cartoon features the voice of the late Ted Cassidy (Lurch from The Addams Family TV show) as the 300-foot-tall lizard. Both Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 are up for pre-order at Amazon.com for […]
The following is a complete list of the animated movies and specials scheduled to air on Disney Channel during the month of May: The Care Bears: Big Wish Movie (2005) Monday, May 1 (11:00 a.m., ET/PT) An Extremely Goofy Movie (2000) Saturday, May 20 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) Sunday, May 21 (1:00 p.m., ET/PT) Finding Nemo […]
Buena Vista is releasing Walt Disney’s It’s A Small World of Fun, a new DVD collection with two volumes of Disney animated short films. Starring Mickey, Goofy, Pluto and friends, each volume features adventures that are themed to different countries from around the world. Walt Disney’s It’s A Small World of Fun features Disney’s FastPlay™, […]
The first half of a rare 1st edition of Preston Blair’s Animation textbook is available at the ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Archive Project weblog. Originally published in 1947, the book used several characters from MGM without permission, which resulted in the book being pulled and replaced with a new version that is still in print. The second […]
Pixar shareholders approved the takeover of the company by the Walt Disney Company in a special shareholders meeting held on Friday, May 5. The all-stock deal is valued at more than $7.4 billion.
Free Comic Book Day will be hitting comic shops across the United States and Canada tomorrow, May 6, 2006. Full information about the day and the comics to be given away by participating stores can be found at the Free Comic Book Day website, and individual publishers describe their offerings and why they are participating […]