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5 Classic Cartoon Characters Forgotten Facts

Many may think that they are quite familiar with Goofy, Mickey and other popular cartoon characters but the truth is, a lot of cartoon characters have changed from their original design, through time. 5. Tom and Jerry were once called Jasper and Jinx During his first appearance in 1941 Puss Gets the Boot, Mammy Two Shoes called Tom, Jasper. While Jerry was unnamed in the movie, William Hannah, ...

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Disney’s Lion Guard: Return of the Roar- Exclusive Giveaway

To celebrate the recent release of Disney’s Lion Guard: Return of the Roar on DVD, Toonbarn is hosting an exciting giveaway for a Lion Guard: Return of the Roar Prize Pack. The pack contains one of each of the following items: 1 random plush character from the movie 1 plate 1 spook/fork set 1 cup What do you need to do to be eligible for the prize pack? It’s easy. All you need to do is ...

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs: The Signature Collection [Review]

On February 2nd, Disney Studios Entertainment released one of their most iconic fairy tale retellings, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, on a new Blu-Ray collection called Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs: The Signature Collection. The re-release provides the chance for a new generation of fans to experience the magic that captivated their parents’ hearts, while giving the old fans a chance to ...

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Disney Announces Star-Studded Guest Voices Line-up for Doc McStuffins

Disney Junior’s critically-acclaimed CG preschool series Doc McStuffins has just announced a star-studded list of guest stars for its fourth season, which is due for this Summer. The all-star list includes Anthony Anderson (ABC’s black-ish), Molly Ringwald (Sixteen Candles), Ellen Pompeo (ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy), Gabourey Sidibe (Empire),Vanessa Williams (The Good Wife) and the ...

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Disney’s Snow White’ to be Released Blu-Ray and Digital Platforms

Disney’s Snow White is the very first animated feature, nearly 80 years ago. It established the template for many years of films to come and still, it remains as one of the most popular animated movies of all time. Good news to all Disney fans because Snow White is coming to Disney Movies Anywhere and Digital HD on January 19, 2016 and on February 2, it will also be released in a new Blu-ray ...

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Walt Disney Releases New Zootopia Trailer

Disney released a new trailer for their upcoming 55th animated feature, Zootopia, over New Year’s Eve. Serving as the perfect lead in for 2016, the new trailer has the all-new original song “Try Everything,” which is written by singer-songwriter Sia and songwriting duo Stargate, and performed by international superstar Shakira. The single will be available for purchase on January 8, while ...

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Its Saturday Morning – And The Room Is Empty.

Or: How Thundercats (2011) was the end of the North American animation/Kids Business (in a way) Note: The Opinions shown on this essay does not reflect the views of Toon Barn and its affiliates. Its Saturday – winter is only a few days away and after that – Christmas on Friday and then – Saturday rolls around again, the next Friday is 2016 and then the first day of the new year ...

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Good Dinosaur — Good Movie: “The Good Dinosaur” Review

After an amazing Thanksgiving dinner prepared by unofficial “chef of the century”, my mom, I took two old friends from out of town to the movies. We saw Pixar’s latest, The Good Dinosaur. This marks the first time that the studio has released two films in the same year. I’m happy to report that both films live up to the standards we’ve come to expect from the cutting-edge company. And ...

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Remember the Wage-Fixing Conspiracy Lawsuit? It looks like The Disney Board Knew all of it…

From Cartoon Brew: On September 29, 2015, Disney stockholder Eugene F. Towers filed a lawsuit against key Disney executives, including Walt Disney Studios president Alan Bergman, Walt Disney Animation Studios president Ed Catmull, and Disney COO Thomas Staggs, as well as individual members of the company’s board of directors (pictured above), including chairman and CEO Robert Iger, Twitter ...

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Disney Infinity 3.0 for Steam Released – Which DLC Should You Buy?

Last October 29, Disney Interactive quietly launched the PC version of Disney Infinity 3.0 on Steam. We’re saying quietly because it went past most people’s radar on account of Steam having a Halloween Sale going at the time, where most people are most likely distracted by the fact that you can snag most PC Resident Evils, the first two installments of The Witcher and a copy of Bioshock 1 and ...

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ABC to Air Disney-Pixar Classics in Countdown to 25 Days of Christmas

ABC Family has something special in store for Disney-Pixar fans, as their annual Countdown to 25 Days of Christmas event will be celebrating characters from the Disney-Pixar library this year. The Countdown will be starting on Sunday, November 22, al lthe way to Monday, November 30. The fan favorite characters from Disney-Pixar’s long line of CG treasures will be joined by family favorites from ...

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Remember that Wage Fixing Scandal? Its Back On and Its Going to Be Huge.

So, now – possibly the chickens have come to roost. As the Hollywood Reporter stated today: A California federal judge has handed DreamWorks Animation, The Walt Disney Company, Sony Pictures and Blue Sky Studios a big setback in an antitrust lawsuit that examines the way that studios allegedly colluded to deny workers in the visual effects community better work opportunities and better ...

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