NFB Nets 17 Canadian Screen Award Noms

The National Film Board of Canada has been showered with recognition by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television, which has announced the organization’s productions and ... Continue Reading →

Corus Plans ‘Battle of the Planets’ Reboot

Battle of the Planets, North America’s 1970s adaptation of the action-packed anime series Gatchaman, is the latest classic show scheduled for an animated makeover. Corus Entertainment’s ... Continue Reading →

‘Venture Bros.’ Special Premieres Jan. 19

An all-new hour-long Venture Bros. special will premiere Monday, January 19 at midnight ET/PT on Adult Swim. Announced at the channel’s annual upfront event last May, The Venture ... Continue Reading →

New Trailer for ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

Marvel Studios has released a new trailer for its upcoming superhero feature film Avengers: Age of Ultron. Take a look: Avengers: Age of Ultron reunites original cast members Chris ... Continue Reading →

‘Apes,’ ‘Big Hero 6,’ ‘Boxtrolls’ ‘Thrones’ Top VES Noms

Nominees for the 13th annual Visual Effects Society Awards were announced this morning, with Dawn of the Planet of the Apes leading the feature film categories while Big Hero 6 and ... Continue Reading →

Global Screen Sets Course for ‘Noah’

German sales company Global Screen has inked deals with distributors around the world for the CG animated family adventure Ooops! Noah Is Gone… ahead of the European Film Market. ... Continue Reading →

‘Simpsons’ Offers Charlie Hebdo Tribute

The Simpsons paid special tribute in last night’s episode to the victims of last week’s violence in Paris that killed 12 at the offices of the satirical cartoon magazine ... Continue Reading →

CW Animates DC’s ‘Vixen’ for Digital Series

Good news for DC Comics fans — not only as the CW renewed both Arrow and The Flash live-action TV series, they’ve announced an animated Vixen series for its digital-only network ... Continue Reading →

Wiggleywoo’s ‘Henry’ Racks Up Presales

Irish studio Wiggleywoo Ltd. has just kicked off production on a new animated preschool series, The Day Henry Met, and has already signed presale agreements with key international broadcasters. ... Continue Reading →

‘Steven Universe’ Is the Jewel of Week’s DVDs

It’s kind of a slow week on the ol’ home entertainment release calendar — unless you have been awaiting the fourth Scorpion King outing with bated breath. But there ... Continue Reading →