Posts Tagged ‘Shorts’

"Villainstines’ Day" Comes to Boomerang on February 14

by on February 6, 2008
Boomerang will mark February 14 with “Villainstine’s Day,” a marathon celebrating the careers of select villains from the Hanna-Barbera cartoon stable, the network announced today. The marathon will begin at 9:00am (ET) and run until 8:00pm and feature episodes from such series as The Wacky Races, The Smurfs, Dexter’s Laboratory, and The Perils of Penelope […]

‘Johnny Bravo’ debuts on Boomerang with a 12 Episode Marathon January 21, 2008

by on January 16, 2008
Cartoon Network series Johnny Bravo will be joining the Boomerang lineup this Monday, January 21, 2008 with a 12 episode marathon from 8PM till 11PM (ET) before settling into it’s regular nightly spot at 10PM (ET) the following day. For more information including episode details for the marathon, read the press release.

"Pixar Short Films Collection" Vol. 1: Fun, But Worth the Price?

by Ed Liuon November 15, 2007
They’re the appetizers before the main course or the desserts for the home-video audience. They’re trials for new techniques, new technology, and new filmmakers to stretch their muscles. They’re the often-imitated but never quite duplicated short films of Pixar Animation Studios, and now Walt Disney Home Entertainment has released their first collection of all of […]

Boomerang Gets "No Undies Mondays" Marathon on Nov 12, 2007

by Ed Liuon November 10, 2007
Boomerang will be running a 24-hour “No Undies Mondays” marathon beginning at 6:00 AM (times assumed to be Eastern) on November 12, 2007. The marathon will include classic Auggie Doggie and Yogi Bear cartoons. Read the full press release here.

"The Batman" to Air on Boomerang Starting 10/15

by SB20xxon October 12, 2007
The Batman will begin airing on Boomerang’s late night “Boomeraction” block beginning on 10/15/07. It will air Monday through Sunday at 11:30 PM/10:30c as a companion to Justice League Unlimited. For more info on The Batman or Boomerang, read the press release. [Source: Toon Zone Press Release ]

"Smurfs" is Officially Coming to DVD

by Javeon August 2, 2007
On December 4, the first 19 episodes of the series, along with The Smurfs Springtime Special will hit the shelves with “The Smurfs: Season One, Volume One”. This 2-disc set will have a runtime of of 345 minutes and will have an initial price of $26.99. More details at

Boomerang to Air Complete "Flintstones" Marathon on July 4-7, 2007

by Ed Liuon June 30, 2007
Boomerang has announced that their upcoming Flintstones marathon from July 4-7, 2007 will run every episode of the show from the original pilot (titled “The Flagstones”) followed by all 166 episodes of the show. Episodes will be aired without commercial interruption starting at 6:00 AM on Wednesday, July 4, and ending on Saturday, July 7, […]

"Popeye the Sailor" DVD Artwork and Release Date Announced

by Javeon April 4, 2007
Fans of the world’s most famous Spinach-eating Sailor can finally rejoice because Warner Bros has oficially revealed the front cover of the first volume in the Popeye DVD series. This DVD has a release date of July 31st, a suggested retail price of $64.92, and will include all of his cartoons from 1933 to 1938. […]

Great Gazoo Gets St. Patrick’s Day Marathon

by on March 15, 2007
Boomerang will mark St. Patrick’s Day by showcasing The Flintstones‘s green space alien, the Great Gazoo, the network says. From 9:00am to 12:00pm and again from 8:00pm to 11:00pm on Saturday, March 17, the network will broadcast “The Great Gazoo Marathon” featuring six episodes of the Harvey Korman-voiced character. Episodes include “The Great Gazoo,” in […]

Boomerang Plans Valentine’s Day Marathon

by Zeddon February 13, 2007
Boomerang will present an entire day of Valentine-themed programming on Wednesday, February 14, featuring classic cartoon characters each experiencing the pain and heartache of “love gone amiss.” For the complete schedule, click here to view the full press release.