Comments for Toon Zone News http://www.toonzone.net Animation news and discussion. toonzone provides cartoon, comic book, movie and video game news, information and community to enthusiasts. Mon, 17 Aug 2015 14:01:33 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 Comment on "Prep & Landing" - Cool Commando Elves, Lightweight DVD by Review: "Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection" - Small Wonders - Toon Zone Newshttp://www.toonzone.net/2011/11/prep-amp-landing-cool-commando-elves-lightweight-dvd/comment-page-1/#comment-322931 Mon, 17 Aug 2015 14:01:33 +0000 http://www.toonzone.net/2011/11/21/-prep--amp-landing--cool-commando-elves-lightweight-dvd/#comment-322931 […] Secret Santa:” Another visit with old friends, this short is a spin-off from the successful Prep and Landing TV specials. Crackerjack Prep and Landing elves Lanny and Wayne are sent on a top-secret mission […]

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Comment on "Tangled": The Movie Doesn't Disappoint, But the Blu-ray Does by Review: "Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection" - Small Wonders - Toon Zone Newshttp://www.toonzone.net/2011/03/tangled-the-movie-doesnt-disappoint-but-the-blu-ray-does/comment-page-1/#comment-322922 Mon, 17 Aug 2015 13:59:09 +0000 http://www.toonzone.net/2011/03/29/-tangled--the-movie-doesnt-disappoint-but-the-blu-ray-does/#comment-322922 […] Ever After:” More old friends, this time from the feature film Tangled. Ostensibly about the wedding between Rapunzel and Flynn Rider, the stars of this short are really […]

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Comment on "The Looney Tunes Show" Season 1 Vol. 1: Neither Looney nor Toon-y by Review: "Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection" - Small Wonders - Toon Zone Newshttp://www.toonzone.net/2011/10/the-looney-tunes-show-season-1-vol-1-neither-looney-nor-toon-y/comment-page-1/#comment-322912 Mon, 17 Aug 2015 13:54:16 +0000 http://www.toonzone.net/2011/10/06/-the-looney-tunes-show--season-1-vol.-1-neither-looney-nor-toon-y/#comment-322912 […] “How to Hook Up Your Home Theater:” While some Disney shorts are experiments in storytelling or animation techniques, others are a chance to visit old friends again, with this one reviving the classic Goofy “How to” shorts. Shorts like this (and “Get a Horse!”) nicely highlight the difference between Disney and Warner Brothers when it comes to their classic cartoon characters. “How to Hook Up Your Home Theater” updates the setting but retains the same charm and chaotic comedy of the classic versions. The short works specifically because director Kevin Deters and his crew don’t attempt to reinvent Goofy in the way that Warner Bros. keeps trying to reinvent Bugs Bunny and friends (either as X-TREEEEEM versions or as characters in a bad sitcom). […]

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Comment on DreamWorks Animation Options "Dinotrux" Months Before Publication by Review: Streaming Kidvid Roundup with "Wishenpoof" and "Dinotrux" - Toon Zone Newshttp://www.toonzone.net/2009/03/dreamworks-animation-options-dinotrux-months-before-publication/comment-page-1/#comment-321371 Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:04:21 +0000 http://www.toonzone.net/2009/03/11/dreamworks-animation-options--dinotrux--months-before-publication/#comment-321371 […] series expands on the books (which were optioned even before they were published), setting the series in the pre-human Mechazoic era and focusing on a giant Tyrannosaurus Trux […]

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Comment on Tom Magliozzi, Co-Host of NPR's "Car Talk," 1937 - 2014 by Review: "Turbo FAST" Season Two - Fast, Loose, and Funny - Toon Zone Newshttp://www.toonzone.net/2014/11/tom-magliozzi-co-host-nprs-car-talk-1937-2014/comment-page-1/#comment-312902 Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:03:48 +0000 http://www.toonzone.net/?p=417801#comment-312902 […] for the crab thieves, whose names Clip and Clap also reveal them to be a tribute to Ray and (the late, great) Tom Magliozzi, NPR’s Car Talk […]

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Comment on "Superman/Batman: Apocalypse" Is an Elegant Mess by Review: "Justice League: Gods and Monsters" - Mostly Harmless - Toon Zone Newshttp://www.toonzone.net/2010/09/superman-batman-apocalypse-elegant-mess/comment-page-1/#comment-310771 Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:11:15 +0000 http://www.toonzone.net/2010/09/29/-superman-batman-apocalypse--is-an-elegant-mess/#comment-310771 […] is no commentary track on the disc. “The New Gods” is the same bonus included with Superman/Batman: Apocalypse. Even though the featurette is a solid recap of Kirby’s Fourth World and its impact on DC […]

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Comment on "Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths:" It Rocks in All Realities by Review: "Justice League: Gods and Monsters" - Mostly Harmless - Toon Zone Newshttp://www.toonzone.net/2010/02/justice-league-crisis-two-earths-rocks-all-realities/comment-page-1/#comment-310762 Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:10:59 +0000 http://www.toonzone.net/2010/02/23/-justice-league-crisis-on-two-earths--it-rocks-in-all-realities/#comment-310762 […] Better World” of Justice League and then again with the mirror universe League in the DTV Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths. Justice League: Gods and Monsters is entertaining enough and some of the plot twists and turns are […]

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Comment on CLIP: Cartoon Network Premieres for July 6, 2015: "Gumball," "Ninjago," "Transformers," "Pokemon" by LEGO Group Releases "American Ninja(go) Warrior" Parody Video - Toon Zone Newshttp://www.toonzone.net/2015/07/clip-cartoon-network-premieres-for-july-6-2015-gumball-ninjago-transformers-pokemon/comment-page-1/#comment-305021 Wed, 15 Jul 2015 18:20:44 +0000 http://www.toonzone.net/?p=480961#comment-305021 […] and usually don’t have large, yellow, cylindrical heads. Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu just wrapped its fifth season on Cartoon Network at the beginning of July. […]

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Comment on NYCC 2014: The Secret Shortcut to Animation Voice Over, via Nickelodeon and Rob Paulsen by SDCC2015: Nickelodeon's Voice Over Experience and Nito Get Animated App - Toon Zone Newshttp://www.toonzone.net/2014/10/nycc-2014-secret-shortcut-animation-voice-over-nickelodeon-rob-paulsen/comment-page-1/#comment-304411 Tue, 14 Jul 2015 18:28:11 +0000 http://www.toonzone.net/?p=407022#comment-304411 […] previously included this interactive experience at last year’s San Diego Comic-Con and last year’s New York Comic Con, and brought it back to San Diego for […]

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Comment on "Despicable Me" Blu-ray Is Pretty Good at Being Bad by Review: "Minions" Needs Less Story, More Stupid - Toon Zone Newshttp://www.toonzone.net/2010/12/despicable-me-blu-ray-is-pretty-good-at-being-bad/comment-page-1/#comment-303671 Mon, 13 Jul 2015 12:21:24 +0000 http://www.toonzone.net/2010/12/21/-despicable-me--blu-ray-is-pretty-good-at-being-bad/#comment-303671 […] Minions were a favorite element in the Despicable Me movies, so it was only a matter of time before they got their own feature film. The good news about […]

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