Turner Animation Appoints New Head

by Chad Boninon May 2, 2007
Turner Broadcasting has announced today that Stuart Snyder has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Animation, Young Adults and Kids Media. Snyder will oversee the channels of Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, and Boomerang, online streaming animation sites Cartoon Network Video, Adult Swim Fix, Toonami Jetstream, Super Deluxe, and video game service […]

David Goyer to direct "Magneto"

by Weathermanon May 2, 2007
David Goyer has been signed by 20th Century Fox and Marvel Studios to direct the upcoming Magneto movie. Goyer had previously been the writer of all three of the Blade movies and the director of the third movie. The story of Magneto will focus on the characters time in Auschwitz and the immediate aftermath of […]

9-minute preview of Ratatoullie online

by Matt Hazudaon May 2, 2007 has made available on their website a 9-minute preview of the upcoming Disney/Pixar feature Ratatouille ahead of its June 28th debut in theaters nationwide. The preview can be viewed by clicking the following link.

"Mosaic": This Chameleon Should Hide

by Bird Boyon May 2, 2007
I’ve not much to say about Mosaic; there’s not much you can say about a movie that is itself worth so little. It’s crass, unoriginal and uninteresting. The story is about Maggie Nelson, whose father, an Interpol agent, discovers an ancient rock that can empower a human with the talents of an ancient race of […]

"Ah! My Goddess" Season 2, Episode 1 Streaming on IGN

by Classic Speedyon May 2, 2007
The first episode of Ah! My Goddess Season 2 is available streaming on IGN in both low and high resolution versions. The second season of the romantic comedy series is being handled by ADV Films, as opposed to AnimeWorks/Media Blasters for season 1. Low res version:…d_1976932.html High res version:…d_1976935.html [Source: ]

Rhode Island Hosts Charity Screening of "Transformers"

by Dukeon May 1, 2007
Dreamworks, Paramount Home Pictures, and Hasbro Inc. have teamed up to offer a special pre-screening of the upcoming live-action film Transformers in Rhode Island. All the proceeds from the event will go to four charities. The special screening will be held June 28th at Providence Place Cinemas. An early reception and light dinner will start […]

Press Release: Transformers Movie Premiere to Help Change Kids’ Lives

by Dukeon May 1, 2007
Hasbro to donate 100 percent of proceeds to four local charities The long-awaited Transformers live-action movie from DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures, in association with Hasbro, Inc., releases on July 4, 2007, but Rhode Islanders will have the chance to get a sneak preview at a charity premiere to benefit four local organizations dedicated to […]

Jason Hall on Writing "Justice League Unlimited" #33

by Bird Boyon May 1, 2007
Jason Hall is no stranger to writing comics for the animated DC universe. His Mr. Freeze story from Gotham Adventures and the continuation in Batman Adventures were loved by fans and his works in the Justice League Adventures series were some of the best the series has to offer. Now, with his upcoming issue of […]

"Hare+Guu" Vol. 7: The Mansion Family

by Classic Speedyon May 1, 2007
I’ve not seen volumes 5 and 6 of Hare+Guu, so I was a bit perplexed when I started the seventh volume and found Hare, Guu, and Weda living in an entirely new location. It turns out Weda has moved from her jungle home back to the city mansion where she lived as a youth. This […]

Adult Swim to Rebroadcast Final Episode of "Eureka Seven"

by Dukeon April 30, 2007
Through its message board, Adult Swim has announced that it will rebroadcast Episode 50 of its anime series Eureka Seven this Saturday night at 1AM EST. The airing of the episode suffered from controversey that occured when the special opening and ending made specifically for that episode were cut in favor of the regular opening […]