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"Big Hero 6" Directors on Sequels and Change at Disney Animation

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Variety has spoken with Don Hall and Chris Williams, co-directors of the Oscar-nominated Big Hero 6 that just became the third-highest grossing Disney animated feature film over the weekend (right after The Lion King and Frozen, and just edging Beauty and the Beast out of the third-place spot). The pair, both 20-year veterans of the […]

Gary Owens, "Space Ghost" Voice Actor, 1936 - 2015

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Veteran voiceover performer Gary Owens has passed away on February 12, 2015, at the age of 80. A longtime radio and TV announcer, Owens was best known to the general public as the mellifluous baritone for NBC’s Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In. He also coined the “beautiful downtown Burbank” phrase on his KMPC radio show that […]

"Tiger & Bunny the Movie: The Rising" Coming to Blu-ray and DVD on February 24, 2015

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VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES HOME MEDIA RELEASE OF TIGER & BUNNY THE MOVIE: THE RISING Anime Action Film Adventure Based On Smash Hit Japanese Superhero Franchise Debuts On DVD And Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack Filled With Special Bonus Features San Francisco, CA, February 11, 2015 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor and licensor of […]

Review: "Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown!" Offers a Fun Trip Up Nostalgia River

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Charles Schulz, Lee Mendelson, and Bill Melendez only produced four theatrical Peanuts movies, and Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown is a solid contribution to the animated Peanuts body of work, even if I don’t think anyone would consider it among the best of them. It is definitely one of the better animated Peanuts productions […]

"Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts" Coming to Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD on May 12, 2015

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Spidey Joins Marvel Superhero Circus

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It’s official – Sony’s Spider-man will join the Disney/Marvel Comics-based superhero movie and television universe with his appearance in a Marvel-run movie and then will appear in a Sony-run film after that – specifically on July 28, 2017. With the announcement that Spidey will occupy the late July release date slot in 2017, some films […]

Lee Mendelson Looks Back on "Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown!"

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In 1963, producer Lee Mendelson had formed his production company in San Francisco, CA, and produced the documentary A Man Named Mays. The documentary on famed baseball player Willie Mays had aired on NBC in the fall, and when Mendelson was looking around for his next project, he noticed a Peanuts comic strip about baseball […]

Review: "Pom Poko" Blu-ray - The Tanuki are Restless

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I need to clear up one thing before we get too deep into things. Tanuki are not raccoons. They’re a type of dog that lives in Japan and looks kind of like a raccoon, but they are in no way related to North American raccoons, despite Disney’s insistence on calling them raccoons in the dub […]

"Kingsman: The Secret Service" Gets Stop-Motion Trailer by Rachel Ryle

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Artist and animator Rachel Ryle has produced her first movie trailer: a stop-motion animated trailer for Matthew Vaughn’s Kingsman: The Secret Service, slated for release this Friday, February 13, 2015. Kingsman: The Secret Service is based on the graphic novel The Secret Service by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons. The movie stars Colin Firth, Samuel […]

CLIP: The Name's Grodd. Gorilla Grodd. In "LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes: Justice League vs. Bizarro League"

LEGO DC Super Heroes: Justice League vs. Bizarro League
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