Posts Tagged ‘Looney Tunes’

Preview Videos of "Young Justice" and "The Looney Tunes Show"

by Ed Liuon July 26, 2010
In conjunction with the San Diego Comic Con 2010, theWB has posted a preview video on Young Justice, speaking with show producers Brandon Vietti and Greg Weisman on the cast of characters in the show, the role that the Justice League will play in it, and some surprising hints about upcoming plotlines: TheWB also posted […]

"Looney Tunes: The Essential Bugs Bunny" Coming in October

by Dr. Daedaluson July 13, 2010
A new Looney Tunes DVD set is coming on 10/12/10. The 210 minute, 2-disc set will contain seventeen Bugs Bunny cartoons, and three of those haven’t been released on DVD before. The second disc will contain an hour of special features, including the uncut version of Invasion of the Bunny Snatchers (a 1992 short from […]

"Looney Tunes" Bugs & Daffy DVDs Delayed Until August

by Dr. Daedaluson March 17, 2010
The two Looney Tunes DVDs “Bugs Bunny: Hare Extraordinaire” and “Daffy Duck: Frustrated Fowl”, originally scheduled for 4/27/10 release dates, have both been pushed back to 8/10/10. However, there is a silver lining to this story: According to Jerry Beck over at GAC, two more Looney Tunes Super-Stars-themed DVDs are coming by the end of […]

"The Looney, Looney, Looney Bugs Bunny Movie": Friz Had to Pay the Bills, Too

by Ed Liuon April 27, 2009
When I was a wee lad of 10 or 11, I remember bugging my mother to take my older brother and me to see The Looney Looney Looney Bugs Bunny Movie in theaters. As I recall, we were rebuffed because my mother didn’t see the point of ponying up money and time to see something […]

"Looney Tunes Golden Collection" Vol. 6: Less Bugs, More Bosko

by Dr. Daedaluson October 29, 2008
I’m not going to lie: when I first read the list of contents for the sixth Looney Tunes Golden Collection, I was a tad underwhelmed. Eventually, I got just as excited as every other year’s release (and purchased it on release day, as always), but back when news first broke, all I could think of […]

"Tiny Toon Adventures" Vol. 1: A Worthy Successor to Bugs and the Gang

by Dr. Daedaluson September 12, 2008
So I’m about to review Tiny Toon Adventures Vol. 1, a show which has been a favorite of mine since I was seven, and in the back of my mind, a nagging voice is saying to me, “You sure you don’t like it only due to nostalgia? I mean, you have liked it since you […]

"Looney Tunes Golden Collection" Vol. 6 Special Features Announced

by Dr. Daedaluson July 29, 2008
Previously, we reported that Looney Tunes: Golden Collection vol. 6 would be released on 10/21/08. Thanks to a post over at Cartoon Brew, we now have info on the special features as well. * Disc 1: – Extra Cartoons: Sniffles Takes a Trip (1940, Jones), Hippety Hopper (1949, McKimson), Rabbit Rampage (1955, Jones), Boyhood Daze […]

"Looney Tunes Golden Collection" Vol. 6 Announced

by Dr. Daedaluson July 9, 2008
Vol. 6 of the annual Looney Tunes Golden Collection has been announced. It will be released on 10/21/08 for $64.92. Cartoons included on the four discs: Disc 1: Looney Tunes All Stars * Hare Trigger: 1945 – Freleng * To Duck… Or Not to Duck: 1943 – Jones * Birth of a Notion: 1947 – […]

Former U.S. Poet Laureate Cites "Looney Tunes" as Major Influence

by Ed Liuon June 30, 2008
An editorial in the Wall Street Journal by former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins cites the Looney Tunes characters as a major influence on his work as a poet, stating that they provided, “an alternative to the static reality around me that dutifully followed the laws of the physical world.” Several excerpts of his Looney […]

Toon Zone Throwdown Final Round: Top 5 Takedowns

by Ed Liuon June 13, 2008
Here at Toon Zone News, we firmly believe that non-violent solutions to Real World problems are the ones that should be actively sought out and implemented. These solutions are harder to do, but if done correctly, they will tend to be more permanent, resulting in less ancillary suffering of innocent bystanders and more long-term happiness […]