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DreamWorks Panel Is a Huge Hit at Comic-Con

The folks at DreamWorks Animation put on a terrific show on the first day of Comic-Con on Thursday (July 18). Studio chief creative officer Bill Damaschke, directors David Soren (Turbo), ... Continue Reading →
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Animated ‘Foosball’ Pic Scores Big in Argentina

Argentina’s Foosball has scored! Juan Jose Campanella’s much-anticipated, 3D-animated feature set an all-time record in attendance numbers with 104,000 tickets sold on its ... Continue Reading →
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The Griffins Will Visit The Simpsons in 2014

Yes, the big Fox toon crossover is finally going to happen. The word is out that in the fall of 2014, Family Guy‘s Griffin clan will visit the Simpsons in Springfield in a very ... Continue Reading →
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Miyazaki Discusses Mature Theme of New Movie

Beloved animation icon Hayao Miyazaki talked about the sources of inspiration for his new movie Kaze Tachinu (The Wind Rises) and important issues facing today’s young people ... Continue Reading →
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Stan Lee’s World of Heroes Appears at Comic-Con

Vuguru and POW! Entertainment are celebrating the one-year anniversary of Stan Lee’s World of Heroes (SLWOH) YouTube Channel. On Friday, (July 19) the iconic comic-book legend ... Continue Reading →
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20 Years of ‘Power Rangers’ on DVD

Shout! Factory is offering you the chance to be some pop-culture addict’s favorite secret Santa this year. On December 3, you’ll be able to snatch up the jam-packed Power ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Saloon Releases Limited Edition ‘Kells’ Prints

If you don’t blow your entire toon memorabilia budget at Comic-Con this weekend, indie Irish animation studio Cartoon Saloon has some beautiful items to add to your shopping list. ... Continue Reading →
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Goodbye, Dali

It has been 10 years now since the release of the longest-in-production film in history, Disney’s animated short Destino. Begun in 1945 as a collaboration between Disney Studios ... Continue Reading →
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Animation Block Party Perspective: Roll Call

I’ve been fortunate to have a strong team in support of Animation Block Party. My West Coast compadre, Jonathan Mazer, helped manage early events, even traveling to Austin to emcee ... Continue Reading →
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DreamWorks’ ‘Turbo’ Wins Wednesday Movie Race

DreamWorks’ second feature of 2013, Turbo, was able to bring in about $6 million during its first day of release at the U.S. box office on Wednesday. Box office watchers are estimating ... Continue Reading →