Fighting, Obsessed, Soloist Face Off

It’s the battle of the dramas this weekend at the box office, with debuts Fighting, Obsessed and The Soloist facing off. Obsessed, a crime thriller from Sony/Screen Gems starring ... Continue Reading →

Movie Plan, DVDs Mark 25 Years of Ninja Turtles

It’s been 25 years since Peter Laird and Kevin Eastman first brought the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to life in the pages of their self-published comic book and quickly saw their ... Continue Reading →

Disney Leads Top Licensors List

Disney Consumer Products topped a showbiz and animation-heavy list of the top-ten licensors of 2008, according to License! Global magazine. The company success ‘ $30 billion ... Continue Reading →

iTunes Gets its Hands on Thumb Wrestling Federation

The Thumb Wrestling Federation can now fit in the palm of your hand. The popular Cartoon Network short-form series created and produced by the New York-based Animation Collective is ... Continue Reading →

Alioscopy, Autodesk Bring 3-D Workflow to NAB

Alioscopy USA, a maker of 3-D visualization technology, announced at NAB it is working with Autodesk, demonstrating how its 3-D auto-stereoscopic workflow works with its ally’s ... Continue Reading →

Swap Your Warner HD-DVDs for Blu-ray

Warner Home Video has announced a new trade-up program that allows owners of HD-DVD discs to upgrade to a Blu-ray disc of the same content and a Blu-ray customer loyalty plan. The trade-up ... Continue Reading →

Up Gets PG Rating, New Clip

The Disney-Pixar 3-D animated movie Up has received a PG rating from the Motion Picture Association of America. The movie is only the second Pixar film to get a PG rating, with ratings ... Continue Reading →

Gundam Unicorn Anime Announced

The popular light novel series Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn ‘ part of the ongoing Gundam universe ‘ is being animated for a winter 2009 release. The project, titled simply ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Opens Online Hub for Europe Partners

VIZ Media Europe has launched a new business-to-business web site to manage the licensing, marketing and distribution of its brands. The site, www.vizeurope.com, will connect the company’s ... Continue Reading →

Rock Band Clicks with Lego

Building a career as a rocker has never been easier. Lego has signed on with MTV Games and Harmonix for Lego Rock Band, a new take on the popular video game that will debut for the ... Continue Reading →