Robotech is one of those anime titles whose longevity and rabid fandom have made it iconic, but also a little intimidating to me to try to get into. A series can’t have lasted for over a quarter-century and inspired its legions of dedicated fans without having something going for it, but both of those things […]
Shout! Factory Gets “Last Unicorn” Home Entertainment & Digital Distribution Rights in ITV Studios Deal
SHOUT! FACTORY AND ITV STUDIOS GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT SIGN MULTI-FILM DEAL FOR HOME ENTERTAINMENT AND DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION Iconic Film Properties Include Internationally Acclaimed Movie Classic SOPHIE’S CHOICE, ON GOLDEN POND, THE EAGLE HAS LANDED, THE LAST UNICORN, THE TAMARIND SEED, CAPRICORN ONE, THE CASSANDRA CROSSING, BRIEF ENCOUNTER, SATURN 3, THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, VOYAGE OF THE […]
Aaron Blaise and Chuck Williams, veterans of the Disney Animation Studios, have launched the first Kickstarter project to produce an animated feature film. Titled “Art Story,” the movie will center on a boy and his grandfather who get stuck in the world of paintings, and must find their way home while foiling the plans of […]
The Guardian reports that Pakistani pop star Haroon has created an animated female superhero called the “Burka Avenger,” set to debut in August on the Geo TV channel. The character’s alter ego is Jiya, who works as a teacher at an all-girls school by day. By night, Jiya dons a burka to battle against forces […]
As part of its coverage of the San Diego Comic-Con International 2013, The Hollywood Reporter states that comic book creator Grant Morrison (All-Star Superman, New X-Men, Batman) has partnered with the Indian animation company Graphic India to create an animated series titled 18 Days and based on the Indian epic The Mahabharata. The series is […]
When a dispute over garbage cans causes Richard and Mr. Robinson to declare war on one another, Darwin and Gumball must figure out a way to keep the peace. While I enjoyed this episode, I find myself unable to say very much about it. Its plot wasn’t one that jumped out at me, and it […]
Disney has released three new clips from Planes, the spin-off to Disney/Pixar’s Cars: “BULLDOG SHAMED” “DUSTY MEETS EL CHUPACABRA” “STRUT JETSTREAM” Disney’s Planes will be released in theaters on August 9, 2013. For more details, check out Toonzone’s earlier coverage here.
Warner Bros. Animation has released the following new clip and still from Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox, the next new direct-to-video animated feature coming to DVD and Blu-ray on July 30, 2013. Click any thumbnail to enlarge: For more details on Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox, check out Toonzone’s earlier coverage here.
Josh Holloway (Lost) guest stars in a brand-new episode of the critically acclaimed preschool series, Yo Gabba Gabba! on Saturday, July 27, at 8:30 a.m. (ET/PT) during a Gabba marathon from 7-9 a.m. (ET/PT) on Nick Jr. In “Farm,” DJ Lance and his Gabba friends visit Farmer Josh (Holloway) who teaches them about farm animals, […]
NICKELODEON UNLEASHES NEW PRESCHOOL SERIES PAW PATROL MONDAY, AUG. 12, AT 8:30 P.M. (ET/PT) New School-Themed Episode of Top-Rated Bubble Guppies to Premiere at 8 P.M. (ET/PT) NEW YORK, July 24, 2013 – Nickelodeon celebrates the dog days of summer with the launch of the new CG-animated preschool series, Paw Patrol, on Monday, Aug. 12, […]