Blogs and Podcasts Archive for Ben Simon

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory iTunes Download – Winner!

Willy Wonka has arrived online, with Charlie And The Chocolate Factory available on iTunes, and we have one digital download to give away – Winner Announced!

The Secret Of Kells BD/DVD Combo Pack – Winner Announced!

Celebrating the release of this year’s Best Animated Feature Oscar nominated The Secret Of Kells, we had one BD/DVD Combo Pack to give away – Winner Announced!

King Kong iTunes Download – Winner Announced!

The original movie monster has just smashed his way on to iTunes – Winner Announced!

Win a 300 iTunes Download – Winner Announced!

Zack Snyder’s high-octane adaptation of Frank Miller’s comic is now on iTunes – Winner Announced!

Win a signed Secret Of Kells theatrical poster – Winner Announced!

Win a signed theatrical poster for this year’s Best Animated Feature Oscar nominated The Secret Of Kells – Winner Announced!

Peanuts: 1970s Collection Volume 2 – Winners Announced!

Your chance to enjoy the company of Charlie Brown and Snoopy is right here — Animated Views has five copies of Peanuts: 1970s Collection Volume 2 – Winners Announced!

Iron Man Armored Adventures: Complete First Season – Winners Announced!

We had five copies of Iron Man Armored Adventures: Complete First Season plus five original character sketch posters to give away – Winners Announced!

Easter goodies, plus a review roundup!

Disney’s Ghibli Collection and recent major title reviews, Easter specials and our Easter Basket contest!

MGM and Fox Favorites Easter Basket – Winner Announced!

We teamed with MGM and Fox to offer the chance to win an Easter Basket stuffed with top titles and goodies, including the brand new Alvin And The Chipmunks: The Squeakquel – Winner Announced!

Oscar goes Blu!

Current reviews, and the return of the annual Animated Views Oscar Contest!

Celebrate Valentines with Winnie The Pooh – Winner Announced!

Winnie The Pooh: A Valentine For You Special Edition – Winner Announced!

Turning up for Tooning In!

Animated Views updates, and prepare for the new-look Animated Views Forum coming this weekend!

Happy New Year and all the best for 2010!

Animated Views wishes you all the very best for the coming year! Plus thoughts on the season’s big blockbuster, James Cameron’s Avatar…

Ho-ho-ho with our Best Of The Year!

In our last update before the holidays, Animated Views wishes a very Merry Christmas to you all, plus we review the highs and lows of the past twelve months’ animated movies and home entertainment releases!

Miyazaki’s first is revisted by a new contributor!

We celebrate thirty years since Hayao Miyazaki made his animated feature debut The Castle Of Cagliostro, with our new contributor Raz Greenberg!

Superman, Charlie Brown, Elves and Princesses!

As The Princess And The Frog opens, Jeremie speaks to author Jeff Kurtti about his new Art Of book, plus review catch-ups for Prep & Landing, I Want A Dog For Christmas, Charlie Brown and Superman: The Complete Animated Series!

Zorro, Zorro, Zorro…and memories of Richard Todd

Zorro leaps back into action in Walt Disney Treasures’ two complete season sets, plus a look back at meeting Disney Legend Richard Todd.

Princess winners, and a Curious new contest!

The Princess And The Frog book winners, and a new Curious George Christmas contest!

Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas Prize Pack – Winner Announced!

A Very Monkey Christmas prize pack containing a Curious George DVD, book, soundtrack and more – Winner Announced!

The first and fairest meets the latest for Thanksgiving!

The Princess And The Frog is here! Plus Snow White back on DVD leads a comparison of all available editions, plus comments comments on “It’s A Wonderful Shrek“…!

Pixar and Princess rule our latest updates!

Tinker Bell Nintendo winners, Pixar reviews for Monsters, Inc. and Up, plus our Views on Merry Madagascar, A Christmas Carol and a chance to win The Art Of The Princess And The Frog!

The Art Of The Princess And The Frog Book – Winners Announced!

Here’s your chance to win one of three copies of Jeff Kurrti’s new chronicle of the making of Disney’s return to traditional animation The Princess And The Frog – Winners Announced!

Additions old and new; reviews and a new Media section!

Saturday Morning and Justice League cartoons covered, plus 2012, a trio of retro reviews and the first look at our new Media section!

Pixar leads this week’s CG pack; plus a Fantastic Fox!

Reviews for Fantastic Mr Fox, Ice Age 3, Cars, Peanuts and Tinker Bell, plus Zemeckis and Carrey on their Christmas Carol!

Tinker Bell And The Lost Treasure Nintendo DS game – Winners Announced!

Five copies of Disney Interactive’s Tinker Bell And The Lost Treasure game for the Nintendo DS console – Winners Announced!

Despicable Hollywood

Hollywood’s desperate searching for ideas has started to see tinsel town cannibalizing its own sub-genres, as not one but two upcoming animated superhero spoofs follow the success of The Incredibles.

Walt’s Museum, a drab Muppet Christmas, plus more Up!

Didier Ghez talks about the opening of the Walt Disney Family Museum, Muppets’ Letters To Santa reviewed, plus the final four Up poster giveaways!

A London Rendezvous! Plus printable posters Up for grabs!

The French Connection: when Ben met Jeremie, plus Pixar’s Up comes in for a landing on disc with some cool poster giveaways and bonus clips!

Animated Views 2.0 is here!

The re-launch of Animated Views is here, plus a whole heap of fresh content with news, reviews and interviews among them, including Disney Legend Floyd Norman!

Mega Christmas Contest DVD Bundle – Winner Announced!

A stuffed stocking of DVD goodies featuring Winnie The Pooh, Mickey and Co, Air Bud, Schoolhouse Rock, Beverly Hills Chihuahua and Lilo & Stitch – Winner Announced!