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Shel Silverstein Biopic In The Works

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A film biography profiling cartoonist and children’s author Shel Silverstein, may be coming to life in the near future. The film will be based on the book “A Boy Named Shel: The Life and Times of Shel Silverstein” by Lisa Rogak. The film will cover the life of Silverstein, who started out as a cartoonist […]

Review: "Strange Hill High (UK Edition)": Puppet Ghoul School Fun

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Josh Weinstein is the co-creator and show runner of Strange Hill High, an interesting case of an American industry veteran steering a British production. Many will remember Weinstein working with Bill Oakley to run what is seen by many as the final leg of the ‘golden age’ of The Simpsons. Airing on CBBC (who seem to […]

The Boxtrolls Prepare for San Diego Comic-Con "Eat Like the Boxtrolls" Experience

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Focus Features and LAIKA Animation Studios are set to roll out a special “Eat Like the Boxtrolls” experience at San Diego Comic-Con International 2014 as a special promotion for the upcoming stop-motion feature film The Boxtrolls. Numerous events have been announced, and new character posters were revealed: The following events were revealed, along with news […]

The Drive For Five – Marvel Issues Release Dates For Five Films

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Marvel Studios plans on having a busy next five years as they announced release dates for five upcoming movies that will span 2017, 2018 and 2019. The five as-yet-unnamed movies are all believed to be superhero-themed flicks. One or more of the quintet are expected to be sequels while another one [or more] may be […]

CLIP: Cartoon Network Premieres for Week of July 21, 2014: "Clarence," "Gumball," "Adventure Time," "Regular Show"

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Weird Al Gets 'Tacky' On Conan's Set

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Here’s “Weird Al” Yankovic performing a track from his new album, Mandatory Fun on Conan O’Brien. Tacky is a take on Pharrell’s “Happy” with the usual Weird Al twist. This version serves as a sort of an alternative to the official music video. I didn’t think some of these were that bad. Guess I’m tacky!

Trailer and Stills for Studio Ghibli's "When Marnie Was There"

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A full-length theatrical trailer has been released for Studio Ghibli’s next film When Marnie Was There, the studio’s first movie produced without input from its founders Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata. The movie is based on the novel of the same name by Joan G. Robinson, which was shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal award in […]

CW Gets Captain Cold In Flash

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“The Flash” has added another cool character for its fledgling television series with Wentworth Miller [“Prison Break”] being cast as Leonard Snart – aka Captain Cold – for its debut season. Captain Cold, who is a member of The Rogues – and therefore one of The Flash’s biggest enemies – will appear in the fourth […]

Disney TV Animation Announces "Haunted Mansion," 3 More Pilots; "The 7D" Launch a Hit in Ratings

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Walt Disney Television Animation has announced several new projects in development, including a special based on the Haunted Mansion theme park attraction (which has also been the subject of a 2003 feature film and is reportedly still under development as a second feature with Guillermo del Toro). The other pilots under production are Billy Dilley’s […]

Review: "Planes: Fire and Rescue" Lights My Fire

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My head can rattle off numerous problems with Planes: Fire and Rescue. It’s storyline and character twists just recycle the first Planes movie. Several of the plot twists that aren’t recycled are still predictable from a mile off. It relies a bit too heavily on paper-thin stock characters, if not extremely stale ethnic stereotypes. It […]

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