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Reviving Rapunzel, Disney straightens Tangled for theaters
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Reviving Rapunzel, Disney straightens Tangled for theaters

A few weeks from now, on November 24th, it’ll be all about hair – long beautiful ha-air! – as Walt Disney Animation Studios brings Tangled to the big screen. The story is a re-telling of the classic tale Rapunzel, where a damsel with oodles of hair is trapped in a high tower until it grows long enough that she can escape with it. Well, that’s the original story, at ...

Megamind dominates box office for DreamWorks
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Megamind dominates box office for DreamWorks

DreamWorks pulled out another winner! This weekend, the latest CG animated toon to hit the big screen walked away with the prize as the box office crowned Megamind. The action adventure flick from DreamWorks Animation takes the traditional comic book super hero story line and twists it on its side, pitting the famed super villain in the heroic role. The result? Millions of fans flocking to ...

DC Showcase presents Superman/Shazam: The Return Of Black Adam
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DC Showcase presents Superman/Shazam: The Return Of Black Adam

On November 9th, Warner Premiere, DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. Animation and Warner Home Video will debut the DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection, a series of animated shorts featuring favorite heroes from DC Comics. The Blu-Ray and DVD set will compile the first four animated adventures, in a series that plans to produce many more shorts. Three of the shorts initially appeared as special ...

Will Cartoon Network's Thundercats go Snarfless
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Will Cartoon Network’s Thundercats go Snarfless

When Cartoon Network first became a mainstream powerhouse a few years back, it was famous for airing toons a decade or two off the air. This included many classics, and cult classics, from the 80s and 90s, like Voltron, G.I. Joe, Transformers and more. One such toon, apparently, had such a major impact on creators and producers that they’re deep into development of reviving the ...

Toy Story 3 Blu-ray and DVD Review
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Toy Story 3 Blu-ray and DVD Review

Seems like just a few months ago, we were hyping the release of Toy Story 3 in theaters. …oh wait, it was! Alright, fine. Seems like just a few months ago, we were reviewing Toy Story and Toy Story 2 on Blu-ray. …wait a tick, that’s true, too! Huh. Well, could it possibly be true that we’re now reviewing the amazingly perfect Toy Story 3 Blu-ray for our reading ...

Mega DreamWorks brings MegaMind to Mega theaters
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Mega DreamWorks brings Megamind to Mega theaters

Well, and regular theaters! This weekend marks the launch of DreamWorks Animations’ latest CG and 3D cinematic adventure, MegaMind. Experts are expecting big things from the box office, as DreamWorks continues its megastreak of megahits. Earlier in the year, the company debuted How To Train Your Dragon to rave reviews and success, now bringing the toon film to a sequel and TV series. ...

Batman The Brave and the Bold Plague of the Prototypes tonight on Cartoon Network
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Batman The Brave and the Bold Plague of the Prototypes tonight on Cartoon Network

As awesome as the guy is, Batman can’t do everything himself. Sometimes, there’s a job that calls for Robin, Blue Beetle, Green Arrow, Aquaman, or any other superhero ready and willing to lend a helping hand. And if there aren’t any around, Batman will just make them! On tonight’s episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold, we get to see why that’s a great thing, ...

Catch the holiday spirit next week with Phineas and Ferb Christmas Vacation
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Catch the holiday spirit next week with Phineas and Ferb Christmas Vacation

It’s Christmas Eve and an excited Phineas and Ferb are working to turn the city of Danville into a giant shimmering thank you card to Santa Claus. Meanwhile, Dr. Doofenshmirtz develops a Naughty-inator to counter the happiness. Suddenly the Tri-state area is clouded in naughtiness and kids’ letters to Santa are returned unanswered. Two of Santa’s British elves arrive to investigate, ...

Disney brings the holiday joy with Phineas and Ferb Christmas Vacation
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Disney brings the holiday joy with Phineas and Ferb Christmas Vacation

With Halloween as the final hurdle out of the way, networks are now putting their full concentration on to the winter holiday season. The Disney Channel and Disney XD are making special notice, as they’ve already begun hyping up seasonal episodes of Sonny With A Chance, The Suite Life on Deck, Phineas and Ferb, Zeke and Luther, Handy Manny and Special Agent Oso, beginning November 28th. ...

Nickelodeon brings Blue-Zoo's Olive the Ostrich to Nick Jr.
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Nickelodeon brings Blue-Zoo’s Olive the Ostrich to Nick Jr.

Blue-Zoo may have just turned 10 years old, but they’re still looking for our help! The production company famed for its animation has a new project in line called Olive the Ostrich. The CG toon will follow the adventures of a young ostrich and her friends on their travels. Nickelodeon has already shown extreme interest in the title, signing the project to start airing on Nick Jr as ...

DreamWorks and Paramount get Mega with MegaMind
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DreamWorks and Paramount get Mega with MegaMind

Metro Man was perfect for Metro City. Above and beyond sharing the same name, they were both just so… good! As we all know, where there’s good, there’s bad – so it only makes sense to think when there’s REALLY good, there must be REALLY bad. And there’s only one bad truly bad enough to fill this role: Megamind. He was raised evil, grew up evil, and made ...

The Hub presents Transformers: Prime
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The Hub presents Transformers Prime: Darkness Rising

Despite only being around for about a month now, The Hub has certainly made itself known, with the Hasbro and Discovery partnership pumping out a great lineup of animated awesomeness. On Friday, November 26th, that lineup gets all the more robotically cooler, as The Hub presents a Transformers mini-series. The new CG toon is all part of the triumphant launch of Transformers: Prime, with the ...

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