Posts Tagged ‘Junichi Suwabe’

LAIKA Brings "ParaNorman" to San Diego Comic Con International 2012

by Ed Liuon July 6, 2012
LAIKA Animation Studios will be coming to San Diego Comic Con International 2012 to show off their latest film ParaNorman, which is coming to theaters on August 17, 2012. On Friday the 13th of July, a panel dedicated to ParaNorman will be held in Hall H, featuring actors Kodi Smit-McPhee, Anna Kendrick, and Christopher Mintz-Plasse; […]

PR: "The Jungle Bunch: The Movie" Coming to DVD and Digital Download on May 29, 2012

by Ed Liuon May 1, 2012
MADAGASCAR MEETS HAPPY FEET IN THIS WILDLY ENTERTAINING JUNGLE ADVENTURE! THE JUNGLE BUNCH THE MOVIE AVAILABLE MAY 29, 2012 AVAILABLE ON DVD & DIGITAL DOWNLOAD FROM UNIVERSAL STUDIOS HOME ENTERTAINMENT OVERVIEW: The Jungle Bunch is a delightful movie about a cute and loveable penguin named Maurice, voiced by Golden Globe® and Emmy®-award winner and New […]

Political Critics Sharpening Axes for "Lorax"

by Maxie Zeuson March 1, 2012
Today’s The Los Angeles Times surveys the eco-political controversies swirling around Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax. The article describes the predictable criticism the film has received from conservative groups as ecological indoctrination, but notes the producers have also received strong criticism from the liberal side of the spectrum for their partnership with Mazda, giving the car […]

Universal Unveiling New Logo in Front of "Lorax"

by Maxie Zeuson March 1, 2012
Universal Pictures says it will debut a new version of its long-time logo with Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax. The new logo, which is commemorating the studio’s centennial, will appear on all Universal releases after The Lorax. The revamped logo, which will add the sparkle of metropolitan lights to its traditional globe, was designed by New […]

Universal’s Illumination Entertainment Working on CGI "Woody Woodpecker" Feature

by Ed Liuon November 17, 2011
The Hollywood Reporter states that Universal’s Illumination Entertainment is at work on a CGI feature film starring Woody Woodpecker, with John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky (Blades of Glory) in talks to develop a story. The iconic cartoon character was created by Walter Lantz in 1940, and his popular theme song is the only one from […]

Taylor Swift Cast In Seuss’ "Lorax"

by AerostarMonkon March 17, 2011
Singer/songwriter Taylor Swift joins the cast of the upcoming adaptation of the classic Dr. Seuss tale, The Lorax according to a recent story from the Hollywood Reporter. Swift will be voicing the love interest of Zac Efron’s Ted. She’s part of an ever-growing pool of talent that includes Ed Helms as the Once-ler, Rob Riggle […]

"Hop" Trailer and New Stills Released

by Ed Liuon February 9, 2011
Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment have released the first full trailer to Hop, a hybrid live-action/CGI movie centering on the Easter Bunny’s wayward son’s misadventures in Hollywood. The movie is set to open on April 1, 2011, and is directed by Tim Hill from a script by Ken Daurio, Cinco Paul, and Brian Lynch. For […]

"Despicable Me" Racks Up $25M in First-Day DVD Sales; Analyst Predicts Softer Market

by Ed Liuon December 20, 2010
Universal Studios Home Entertainment has issued a press release trumpeting the fact that Despicable Me racked up nearly $25 million in sales on its first day of release on DVD, Blu-ray disc, and digital download. The news stands in contrast to Hollywood analyst Richard Greenfield’s warnings to his clients that family-friendly DVDs are showing signs […]

New "Despicable Me" DVD/Blu-ray Video Clip Released

by Ed Liuon December 10, 2010
Universal Studios Home Entertainment has released the following clip from the upcoming DVD and Blu-ray release of Despicable Me: Despicable Me will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on December 14, 2010. Read more details at Toonzone’s earlier coverage of Despicable Me‘s home video release, and our earlier clips from the special features.

New "Despicable Me" DVD/Blu-ray Clips, "Minion Madness" Promotion Announced

by Ed Liuon November 10, 2010
Universal Studios Home Entertainment has released several video clips from the upcoming DVD release of Despicable Me: Julie Andrews Talks About the Minions Jason Segel Miranda Talks About the Minions Trailer In addition, Universal has launched a “Minion Madness” promotion running from now until January 2011, where participants can earn points and participate in sweepstakes […]