Month: January 2011 – page 2

Yogi’s Great Escape

Yogi Bear takes Boo Boo and three orphan cubs with him on a cross-country dash to avoid facing being transferred to a zoo. The 1987 telefilm is a modest charmer that relies heavily on nostalgia for Yogi and some special guest stars.

New poster for Winnie the Pooh

A first poster for Disney’s upcoming Winnie the Pooh has just been posted online over at the Internet Movie Poster Awards. On a note of interest, the poster says that the movie is coming “this spring,” which would indicate a possible release date change. The current release date for the film is July 15th, which […]

Scrat’s Continental Crack-Up now online

Blue Sky Studios’ latest animated short Scrat’s Continental Crack-Up, featuring the saber toothed squirrel Scrat from the Ice Age films, is now available to watch on Apple. The short which also played in theaters with Gulliver’s Travels, marks Scrat’s reunion with his cursed acorn. Ice Age: Continental Drift, the next installment of the Ice Age […]

Megamind DVD and Blu-ray in February

DVD Active reports that DreamWorks has announced DVD and Blu-ray/DVD Combo releases of Megamind for February 25. Extras on this release will include a filmmakers commentary, a deleted scene, a Meet The Cast Of Megamind featurette, a 4-part World Of DreamWorks Animation feature, and preview trailers. Additionally, the Blu-ray/DVD Combo release will also include a […]

Pete Postlethwaite remembered

The UK’s Guardian Online has posted a warm tribute to Pete Postlethwaite, “the best actor in the world” as he was described by director Steven (The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Amistad) Spielberg. Postlethwaite, who appeared as the magic old man in James And The Giant Peach among many other films, sadly passed away aged 64 […]

Monsters, Inc. 2 plot details, a prequel?

Collider has details on the plot for Monsters, Inc. 2 which may be a prequel instead of a sequel. Mike and Sully will return in a brand new movie about their adventures while they attended Fear University and how they became best friends, years before their escapade at Monsters, Inc. with Boo. To get the […]

Disney unveils 2011 3D Blu-ray plans including The Lion King and Beauty and the Beast

Walt Disney Home Entertainment has announced plans to release at least fifteen of its films on Disney 3D Blu-ray in 2011. Animated classics The Lion King and Beauty and the Beast, and current theatrical releases Tron: Legacy and Tangled are among the 15 titles scheduled to be released next year. Additional titles include Bolt, Meet […]

Scooby-Doo: Where Are You! The Complete Series (Mystery Machine Edition)

Fans with previous Scooby-Doo sets will probably not need to buy again for the new bonus disc, but – zoinks! – the quality packaging might be enough to tempt them!

Young Justice

Although it would benefit from giving its female characters more to do, this latest DC cartoon series has more depth than expected, with cliche-free teen heroes and a lot of potential.

Toonpur Ka Superrhero is Bollywood’s newest animated movie

While Bollywood produces more movies than Hollywood annually, they haven’t developed many animated films. After a couple flops, Roadside Romeo and Ramayana-The Epic, Toonpur Ka Superrhero proves to be a successful film. The Indian Express provides a detailed review, while Cartoon Brew has the trailer. In the vein of Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Aditya is […]