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ADV Films will release Resurrection, the first of two directors’ cut volumes of the enormously influential anime series Neon Genesis Evangelion on January 13, 2004. More than a re-master, the revised and re-edited special edition produced under the careful supervision of creators Hideaki Anno and Gainax will include footage previously [...]
There’s something fishy at video stores today as year’s No. 1 movie swims to DVD and VHS. Having made more than $490 million worldwide at the box office, the Disney/Pixar family favorite Finding Nemo joins Adam Sandler’s animated holiday romp Eight Crazy Nights just in time to make animation lovers’ [...]
Classic Media LLC’s purchase of Big Idea Prods. was confirmed by the Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois. While Classic had already put up more than $7 million dollars to acquire the company, Big Idea was put on the auction block on Oct. 28 to satisfy a bankruptcy [...]
Universal’s big-screen take on Marvel’s not-so-jolly green giant muscles its way to video store shelves today, bulking with bonus material. The 2-disc Hulk Special Edition DVD features deleted scenes, audio commentary with director Ang Lee, making-of featurettes, behind-the-scenes footage, a playable demo of Vivendi Universal Games’ The Hulk for Xbox [...]
At wong wast! Warner Bros. has just released The Looney Tunes Golden Collection, a four-disc set of 56 uncut cartoons. Disc 1 is all Bugs Bunny, disc 2 is all Daffy Duck and Porky Pig, and the remaining two discs are grab bags. You want extras? How about a greeting [...]
If you’ve ever rented or tuned into a TV broadcast of Jaws 3-D, Friday the 13th Part 3 or even Amityville 3-D: The Demon, you know what a bummer it is to see cool 3D gags fall flat on the TV screen. While most stereoscopic movies are distributed on video [...]
The new installment in one of the most successful video game franchises is now available. Created exclusively for PlayStation 2 by Yuke’s of Japan, WWE SmackDown! Here Comes the Pain showcases more than 55 WWE superstars including Brock Lesnar, John Cena, Rey Mysterio and Goldberg. It also includes a new [...]
Last night, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the Academy Foundation presented special screenings of rare WWII propaganda films produced by Hollywood’s top animation studios. Among the offerings was a gorgeous 35mm print of Disney’s Victory Through Air Power, a mostly animated documentary based on Alexander P. [...]
The DVD debut of the Indiana Jones trilogy may be the day’s big home video news, but fans of visual effects and stop-motion animation will enjoy three long-awaited releases of films by legendary EFX masters Ray Harryhausen and his mentor, Willis O’Brien. The 1981 fantasy epic Dragonsalyer and the first [...]
Fresh Spins, a direct-to-video animated children’s series featuring fresh takes on our favorite fables and fairy tales, is currently in development by Noodlesoup Prods. and the Johnson Group. Created by children’s author and Noodlesoup founder Jeffrey Nodelman, each story will be hosted by a live-action alien puppet direct from his [...]