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Crackle Acquires ‘Robotech’ To Anchor Anime Channel  Crackle, Sony’s free streaming network, has acquired the complete series to Harmony Gold’s popular ’80s anime series ... Continue Reading →
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FX Sweetens the Toon Deal

This month, the cable network debuts Chozen, an intriguing new animated series about a white ... Continue Reading →
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‘Robotech’ Final Battle and More Toon Action on DVD

Yes, giant robot fans: the awesome Robotech: 2-Movie Collection DVD set ($19.98) is finally here, and Lionsgate Home Entertainment is celebrating with a new sneak peek clip. The acclaimed ... Continue Reading →
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‘Robotech: 2-Movie Collection’ Arrives July 23

Lionsgate Home Entertainment has a refreshing midsummer treat in store for anime fans with the July 23 release of the Robotech: 2-Movie Collection DVD set (presented under license from ... Continue Reading →
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Nic Mathieu to Direct Warner’s ‘Robotech’ Movie

Warner Bros. has signed commercials director Nic Mathieu to direct its much-anticipated live-action movie of Robotech. The film will be produced by Akiva Goldsman and Tobey Maguire, ... Continue Reading →
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Harmony Gold Founder Sentenced in Berlusconi Tax Trial

Further proof that the world of animation is not purely a candy-coated, kid-friendly wonderland: Harmony Gold USA founder Frank Agrama, who is best known for exec producing the dubs ... Continue Reading →