In a relatively short time in the animation industry, Giancarlo Volpe has made quite an impression. Volpe graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York City in 1997 and worked as an animator for video games such as Politically Correct Bedtime Stories, and Pajama Sam and Putt Putt games for Humongous Entertainment. From […]
In conjunction with the release of Batman: Year One on DVD and Blu-ray, Warner Home Video has released a video clip, stills, and an interview with actor Bryan Cranston, who portrays Lt. Jim Gordon in the movie: Click on any of the screenshots below to view full-size: The full interview follows. Don’t forget to check […]
Adaptations of books in Hollywood baffle me. They can manage to mangle A Midsummer Night’s Dream so badly that the author’s name has to become part of the title or we wouldn’t be able to tell it’s an adaptation. They can manage to miss the entire point of Nathaniel Hawthorne. Meanwhile, the comic books and […]
Grim and portentous, Batman: Year One is an animated adaptation of the landmark graphic novel so in awe of the source material that it can’t have fun with its pulpy story. Most viewers, probably, will forgive and even embrace its numbly reverential tone, and the thing is certainly quite stylish. But those looking for fun […]
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 […]
PR: "The Godfather" Star Alex Rocco Returns to Mobster Roots as Carmine Falcone in "Batman: Year One"
The Godfather star Alex Rocco returns to his mobster roots as Carmine Falcone in Batman: Year One Forty-six years later, actor who debuted in Batman TV series is once again featured opposite the Caped Crusader; all-new DC Universe Animated Original Movie Coming to Blu-ray, DVD on October 18, 2011 from Warner Home Video QUESTION: You’re […]
Warner Home Video has released a new clip from Batman: Year One, the adaptation of the Frank Miller/Dave Mazzuchelli graphic novel chronicling the earliest days of Batman and Jim Gordon in Gotham City: Batman: Year One is available now via digital download from iTunes, Xbox Live, Zune, VUDU HD Movies and Video Unlimited on the […]
PR: "Southland" Star Ben McKenzie Takes Justice Into His Own Hands as Title Character in "Batman: Year One"
Southland star Ben McKenzie takes justice into his own hands as the title character of Batman: Year One Three-time Emmy winner Bryan Cranston, fanboy favorites Eliza Dushku and Katee Sackhoff included in cast of all-new DC Universe Animated Original Movie Coming to Blu-ray, DVD on October 18, 2011 from Warner Home Video Ben McKenzie plays […]
NIKITA, GREEN LANTERN: THE ANIMATED SERIES AND MAD SET TO APPEAR AT NEW YORK COMIC CON 2011 Nikita Panel Featuring Maggie Q and World Premiere Screening of Green Lantern: The Animated Series Scheduled For Saturday, October 15 MAD Panel on Sunday, October 16 Twitter Pitch: #NIKITA, GREEN LANTERN: THE ANIMATED SERIES and #MAD hit @NY_Comic_Con. […]