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Season 5 of "Super Friends" Coming to DVD on July 23, 2013

by Dan Collinson May 6, 2013
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Warner Brothers will release Season 5 of the Super Friends on DVD in Super Friends – Season 5: A Dangerous Fate. Superman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, and Batman & Robin are back but so is danger as the Super Friends battle aliens, giant robots, and villains like Bizarro, Mr. Mxyzptlk, and The Riddler […]
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PR: "Tom and Jerry: No Mice Allowed" Available on DVD on July 16, 2013

by Ed Liuon April 18, 2013
GET SET FOR FUR-FLYING HI-JINKS WITH WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT’S RELEASE OF TOM AND JERRY: NO MICE ALLOWED! AVAILABLE JULY 16, 2013 DVD To Feature Over Three Hours of Classic and Contemporary Tom and Jerry Cartoons the Whole Family Can Enjoy Together BURBANK, CA (April 18, 2013) – Prepare to pursue some rollicking fun this […]

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PR: "The Smurfs: Smurfs to the Rescue" Available on DVD July 16, 2013

by Ed Liuon April 5, 2013
THE SMURFS: SMURFS TO THE RESCUE! AVAILABLE JULY 16, 2013 FROM WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT FEATURES SIX CAPTIVATING CARTOONS FROM THE HIT ANIMATED SERIES THE SMURFS DVD will be released during the summer of Smurfs! BURBANK, CA (April 3, 2013) – Get set for “super-Smurfy” fun this summer! Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) is set […]

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Toonzone Goes to Toy Fair 2013: Third Salvo - Loyal Subjects, Jazwares, Mezco, Bif Bang Pow, & More

by Ed Liuon February 15, 2013
The Toy Industry Association’s Toy Fair descended onto the Jacob K. Javits convention center from February 10-13, 2013, and Toonzone was there to get a look at new and upcoming toys licensed from your favorite animation properties (and a bunch of other cool, shiny stuff that just attracted my attention). Thanks to all the PR […]

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Jazwares to Release New Hanna-Barbera Action Figures in Fall 2012

by Ed Liuon August 28, 2012
ComicsAlliance.com reports that Jazwares is preparing a new line of classic Hanna-Barbera action figures for release this fall. Included in the lineup are Huckleberry Hound, Hong Kong Phooey, Space Ghost, the Jetsons’ robot maid Rosie, Tom & Jerry, Yogi Bear, and Fred Flintstone and Dino.

NYCC2011: Classic Warner Brothers/Hanna-Barbera Blu-ray Panel Report

by darkdetectiveon October 17, 2011
Will Friedwald began talking about the various kinds of music one can hear in Looney Tunes shorts, from classical to jazz. Ford compared Carl Stalling, the composer of the scores one hears in Looney Tunes shorts, to Stravinsky. Levy explained that Looney Tunes was Warner Brothers’ answer to Disney. The music moves at such a […]

"Hong Kong Phooey": Kanine Kung-Fu

by Maxie Zeuson May 7, 2010
Rummaging through the 1970s for good Saturday morning cartoons is like rummaging through a plague-rat-infested garbage heap for old Twinkies: Even if you don’t get bitten and infected by something disgusting; even if you don’t come out needing a tetanus shot; and even if you actually find what you’re looking for, well … The thing […]

Cartoon Intro Cavalcade: Hong Kong Phooey

by Matthew Williamson May 4, 2010
There are a select few cartoon theme songs that have entered the public zeitgeist: tunes that are easily recalled even by people who have not seen the original cartoon.  Many of them originate from cartoons or characters that everyone knows: the Flintstones, the Jetsons, Spider-Man, Speed Racer.  But one rather curious Hanna-Barbera effort from the […]