Posts Tagged ‘Shorts’

Boomerang Plans "Ape-Reel Fool’s Day" with Gorilla ‘Toons on April 1, 2009

by Ed Liuon March 31, 2009
Boomerang has issued a press release detailing their “Ape-Reel Fool’s Day” programming plans, centering on gorilla-themed cartoons for April 1, 2009. Highlights include The Powerpuff Girls‘ “Monkey See, Doggie Do,” The Flintstones‘ “Fred Goes Ape,” and The Magilla Gorilla Show‘s “Bird-Brained.” The full press release follows. Monkey Around on Ape-Reel Fool’s Day Boomerang “Goes Ape” […]

"Johnny Bravo" Valentine’s Day Marathon on Boomerang on February 14, 2009

by Ed Liuon February 12, 2009
Boomerang will be hosting a Johnny Bravo Valentine’s Day Marathon on Saturday, February 14, 2009, from 2:00 – 8:30 PM (Eastern). The episodes will showcase Johnny Bravo’s biggest dating snafus and foul-ups, culminating on the network debut of the special It’s Valentine’s Day, Johnny Bravo, at 8:00 PM. The complete press release follows. Love is […]

Boomerang Schedules December Christmas Party of Classic Holiday Cartoons

by Ed Liuon December 5, 2008
Boomerang will be hosting a month-long Christmas Party in December, with an hour and a half of holiday programming every Saturday and Sunday starting on December 6, 2009, at 4:00 PM and culminating in a 30-hour marathon starting at 9:00 PM on Christmas Eve (all times Eastern/Pacific). Highlights include Yogi’s First Christmas, Casper’s First Christmas, […]

Boomerang to Air Classic Special "The Thanksgiving that Almost Wasn’t"

by Ed Liuon November 18, 2008
Boomerang will be airing The Thanksgiving That Almost Wasn’t, a Hanna-Barbera cartoon that originally aired in 1972. The special focuses on two lost boys, an Indian and a Pilgrim, without whom the first Thanksgiving feast in 1621 cannot start, and follows the daring rescue mission of their small friend Jeremy Squirrel. The special features the […]

Boomerang’s "Bedrock ‘N’ Roll" Flintstones Marathon on October 26, 2008

by Ed Liuon October 21, 2008
Boomerang will run a marathon of 15 musical-themed Flintstones episodes on October 26, 2008, starting at 8:00 AM and running to 11:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). The “Bedrock ‘N’ Roll” marathon will include the episodes which featured guest stars Hoagy Carmichael, Ann-Margret, and James Darren. For full details, read the press release here.

Boomerang Hosts "Super Friends" Marathon on Sept 27, 2008

by Ed Liuon September 16, 2008
Boomerang has issued a press release announcing a Super Friends marathon on September 27, 2008 starting at 6:00 AM and running through 7:00 PM (all times Eastern). The marathon will carry more than 30 spotlight episodes from 1973’s original Super Friends TV series and its spin-offs: The Challenge of the Super Friends (1978), The World’s […]

Boomerang to Mark Earth Day with "Captain Planet" Marathon

by on April 12, 2008
Boomerang will mark Earth Day with a twelve-hour marathon of Captain Planet episodes on Saturday, April 19, the network said yesterday. The twenty-seven episodes, which will begin airing at 8:00am, were selected by The Captain Planet Foundation. Schedule for the marathon: 8:00am A Hero for Earth 8:25am Dead Seas 8:50am Tree of Life 9:15am Two […]

St. Patrick’s Day Brings Gazoo Revue to Boomerang

by on March 7, 2008
Boomerang will mark St. Patrick’s Day with a marathon of Flintstones episodes featuring The Great Gazoo, the network said today. The “Great Gazoo Marathon” will start at 12:00pm (ET/PT) and run until 8:00pm. Episodes to be shown include: * “The Great Gazoo” (12:00pm and 5:00pm) * “The Stonefinger Caper” (12:30pm and 5:30pm) * “Seeing Doubles” […]

"Dink" Comes to Boomerang in March

by on March 7, 2008
Dink, the Little Dinosaur will join Cartoon Network’s Boomerang channel on Monday, March 10, the network said today. Dink, which was produced by Ruby-Spears for CBS in 1989, is about the adventures of a small dinosaur and his friends. It will air weekdays at 9:00am. [Source: Cartoon Network] [Read the full press release]

"Voltron" Comes to Boomerang

by on February 14, 2008
Voltron will join the Boomerang schedule on Monday, February 18, Anime on DVD reports. The series will air weekdays at 10:30pm.