Posts Tagged ‘classic animation’
E1 Entertainment has announced that Gigantor: The Collection vol. 1 will be released on May 5, 2009, bringing the first 26 episodes of the classic Japanese anime series to DVD. The 4-disc set will feature uncut episodes in their original (presumably U.S.) air-date order, along with commentary tracks for selected episodes, bonus interviews, six Gigantor […]
Warner Home Video has announced the Jetsons Season 2, Volume 1, will be shipping on DVD on June 2, 2009. The set will continue the misadventures of the family from tomorrow, with 21 episodes on 3 discs. Suggested retail price is $34.98. The full press release follows. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ♫”Meet George Jetson…”♫ The Jetsons: […]
Some classics are best appreciated in modern times as building blocks. Any understanding of history will show that they broke new ground at the time they were made and formed the foundation for much of what would follow. However, for most modern audiences, they have much more interest as history than as entertainment. There are […]
Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, surely, must have been one of the more challenging projects to cross the desks of Disney’s renowned marketing department. True, the company has in its “Walt Disney Treasures” format a product line designed to carry this kind of specialty content. But in Oswald we’re not talking about a famous, world-beloved character […]
Warner Home Video will release Tom and Jerry Tales: Volume 4 to DVD on March 11, 2008, the company announced today. The volume will include twelve cartoons from the Kids WB television series, including “I Dream of Meanie,” “The Cat Whisperer,” and “Jungle Love.” It will retail for $14.97. [Source: Warner Home Video] Read the […]
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has interviewed producer Frank Molieri about his work on The New Adventures of Tom & Jerry. Among other topics, Molieri discusses the first question he asked Warner Brothers when he was asked to pick up the assignment, the many ways that he tries to stay faithful to the spirit of the original […]
Buena Vista Home Entertainment has announced the next three Walt Disney Treasures DVDs, which will be arriving in stores on December 11, 2007. The discs will include Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, containing the silent short films made from 1926 – 1927; Chronological Donald, Volume 3, containing Donald Duck short films from 1947 – 1950; and […]
The specifications for the 4-disc Looney Tunes Golden Collection Vol. 4 and the 2-disc Looney Tunes Spotlight Collection Vol. 4 have been released by Warner Home Video. No information on special features or extras was announced as of publication time. (via Cartoon Brew)
Writer Mark Evanier notes the upcoming release of Rocky & Bullwinkle & Friends: The Complete Third Season on his weblog, with a brief follow-up message expanding on the contents of the set.
There are no details yet, but press statements indicate that Warner Home Video will be releasing The Flintstones: The Complete Fourth Season, Huckleberry Hound: Vol. 1, and Yogi Bear: The Complete Series to DVD. Trailers for these sets are included on certain October WHV releases.