Month: August 2019

2019 San Diego Comic Con Exclusive

An exclusive recap of the annual convention, including coverage of Marvel 80th Anniversary through animation, She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, Seis Manos, and Sesame Street 50th Anniversary!

Box office slingshot doesn’t fling Angry Birds far

The well-reviewed video game comedy made respectively less than its predecessor during its opening weekend.

Legendary animator Richard Williams RIP aged 86

The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that legendary Who Framed Roger Rabbit animator Richard Williams has passed away at his Bristol home in the UK, aged 86. The multiple Oscar-winning animator, writer and director was also known for his Animator’s Survival Kit book and masterclasses, as well as his unfinished epic work The Thief And The Cobbler.

Netflix to develop Elvis Presley animated action comedy series Agent King
Disney makes history with five $1 billion hits in one year
General Mills, The Addams Family team up for special Halloween promotion
It’s the countdown to The Rise of Skywalker in new Star Wars Resistance trailer

The new trailer for the second season of Star Wars Resistance is now online, and can be checked out in the player above. The episodes this season will serve as something as a prequel for The Rise of Skywalker this Christmas, as the series will build up to the events leading up to that film. Somewhat surprisingly, […]

Harry Styles won’t be Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid after all
First look at Disney+’s Lady & the Tramp revealed
The Angry Birds Movie 2

Game over, hopefully.

The Angry Birds Movie 2 opens

Sony’s The Angry Birds Movie 2 is now playing in 3,869 theatres according to Box Office Mojo. The film is doing well with the critics, earning 73% at Rotten Tomatoes. Their consensus: “Like its non-aerodynamic title characters, The Angry Birds Movie 2 takes improbable yet delightfully entertaining flight, landing humorous hits along the way.”

Robert Downey Jr.’s Dolittle to set sail January 2020
Angry Birds Movie 2 is the highest rated video game movie on Rotten Tomatoes
Netflix wows with full trailer for The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

The full trailer for The Dark Crystal prequel series Age of Resistance is now online, and it’s absolutely loaded with dazzling visuals to get fans of the franchise excited. From the Jim Henson Company and director Louis Leterrier (The Incredible Hulk) , it arrives on Netflix August 30th. Light the fires of resistance! Join Deet, Rian and Brea on […]

Disney is having discussions for a potential Aladdin sequel
Dora recovers $17 million treasure; Toy Story 4 now biggest in franchise

As the summer box office starts to slow down, Dora & the Lost City of Gold fell in line exactly where tracking had it, earning $17 million, Box Office Mojo is reporting. It was a decent enough start for the live-action adaptation of the Nick cartoon, which ages its lead character up and sends her on an adventure […]

Lion Forge Animation launches with short Hair Love before Angry Birds sequel
Snap, snap! Watch the new trailer for The Addams Family

The brand new trailer for The Addams Family is now online, and you can check it out in the player above. The preview is expected to play on the big screen with Dora and the Lost City of Gold this weekend. As an aside, this isn’t the first time the Addams have been animated, as they were the stars of […]

Disney to offer “affordable bundle” for Disney+, ESPN+, and Hulu
Andy Serkis is officially the director of Venom 2
New poster for Maleficent: Mistress of Evil revealed

A brand new poster for Maleficent: Mistress of Evil has been revealed, and you can check it out below. The original Maleficent was a bigger hit than many anticipated following a somewhat rocky production history which involved a director switch at the last minute. No such drama has been reported for the sequel–which was originally slated for […]

He-Man documentary Power of Grayskull coming to DVD
Friendship goes to battle in new My Little Pony trailer

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic is rapidly approaching the end of its run, and Hasbro has released a new trailer for the final episodes of the series, which you can check out in the player above. Now in its ninth season, Friendship is Magic proved to be an unexpected breakout hit, with a massive fan […]