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Disney Schedules Aladdin-Fest This Weekend For Robin Williams Tribute

by Alex Beanon August 14, 2014
As a tribute to the recently deceased actor-comedian Robin Williams, Disney has announced they will schedule four showings of his signature movie for them – 1992’s “Aladdin” where Williams provided the voice and personality of the Genie – on three of their network channels. Williams famously agreed to voice the Genie character with a handshake […]

Betty Boop To Make Her Feature Film Debut

by Alex Beanon August 14, 2014
After a 1993 effort went bust, 1930s cartoon icon Betty Boop will finally be making her feature film debut with the help of Simon Cowell and his Syco Entertainment company. Cowell’s company, along with Australian animation studio, Animal Logic [“The LEGO Movie”], will be producing the film after agreeing to a licensing arrangement with Fleischer […]

“The Cupcakery Of Doom” Coming To Nickelodeon

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
“The Cupcakery of Doom” won this year’s Animated Shorts Program from Nickelodeon held at this year’s Comic Con in San Diego. The winner, Trevor Reece of Eureka, California, was picked out of more than 100 entries in Nickelodeon’s open call for an animated short that they will develop in the future – as a longer […]

Disney To Release “The Making Of Frozen” Special On ABC

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
Disney will be releasing a special entitled “The Story of Frozen: Making An Animated Disney Classic” on ABC next month. The one-hour special will delve into the Walt Disney Animation Studios and see the work of the creative team that produced the blockbuster film as well as appearances by voice-stars Kristin Bell and Idina Menzel […]

Lauren Bacall, Actor, 1924 – 2014

by Ed Liuon August 13, 2014
The iconic actor Lauren Bacall passed away on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at the age of 89. Born Betty Joan Perske in New York City, becoming Betty Bacal after her parents’ divorce and her mother’s adoption of the second half of her maiden name (though she added the second “L” to her name because the […]

Turtle Power: A Definitive History Of TheTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Trailer

by Alex Beanon August 12, 2014
With the newly rebooted version of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise bringing in millions of dollars at the theaters this month, Paramount has released the DVD “Turtle Power: A Definitive History of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”. The trailer below depicts their initial meetings with Playmates Toys…

CLIP: New Song Clips from Disney Blu-rays for “Tarzan,” “Hercules,” “Bedknobs & Broomsticks”

by Ed Liuon August 12, 2014
Walt Disney Features Home Entertainment has released new video clips from Blu-ray combo pack editions of classic films available today. TARZAN “Strangers Like Me” “Son of Man” HERCULES “Training” BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS “Substitutiary Locomotion” THE ADVENTURES OF ICHABOD AND MR. TOAD “Merrily On Our Way”

What If…Scooby Doo Met Jason, Freddy And Michael Myers

by Alex Beanon August 12, 2014
Instead of meeting up with the Miner 49er, Mr. Hyde or the giant monster owl Willawaw, what if Scooby Doo and the gang met up with Freddy Kreuger, Jason Voorhees and Michael Myers of “Nightmare on Elm Street”, “Friday the 13th” and “Halloween” slasher film “fame”? Probably would have been a few more kids wetting […]