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Screen Novelties Scares Up Stop-Mo Magic for ‘SpongeBob’ Special

It’s not a trick, but it’s definitely a treat: SpongeBob SquarePants is returning to stop-motion for a Halloween-themed special titled The Legend of Boo-Kini Bottom, premiering ... Continue Reading →
SpongeBob SquarePants: The Legend of Boo-Kini Bottom

Trailer: ‘SpongeBob’ Stop-Mo Special Premieres Friday the 13th

Nickelodeon has unwrapped a tasty treat fans, revealing that the previously announced stop-motion animated Halloween special SpongeBob SquarePants: The Legend of Boo-Kini Bottom will ... Continue Reading →
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SDCC: ‘Ninjago’ Trailer, Darkwing on ‘DuckTales,’ DC Animation, TBS Toons & More!

Miss anything? Check out previous rundowns here and here. WB Releases Second ‘Ninjago’ Trailer If you’re a fan of brickified animation, awesome robot-piloting ninja ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Bringing Toon Town Tour to Life at Comic-Con

Nickelodeon is planning a whirlwind tour through must-visit classic cartoon locales to Comic-Con International San Diego 2017. From July 20-23, attendees can step into the O-Town of ... Continue Reading →
SpongeBob SquarePants: The Legend of Boo-Kini Bottom

‘SpongeBob’s Halloween Special Treat: Stop-Motion!

Nickelodeon will take viewers on a spooky Halloween adventure throughout Bikini Bottom with the brand-new, stop-motion special, SpongeBob SquarePants: The Legend of Boo-Kini Bottom. In ... Continue Reading →
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NBC Teases Stop-Mo ‘Elf’ Special

The hyperactive pop culture icon brought to life by Will Ferrell in the hit holiday film Elf (and reinvented for Broadway in Elf: The Musical) will make his animation debut this month, ... Continue Reading →
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Parsons Leads ‘Elf’ Holiday Special Cast

The Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons will voice Buddy in a new stop-motion animated holiday special Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas. The special, airing Dec. 16 at 8 p.m. on NBC, ... Continue Reading →
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Remembering Ray

In 2002 I received a call from my editor at the Los Angeles Times, asking if I would be interested in interviewing Ray Harryhausen. After ascertaining who I had to kill to get such ... Continue Reading →
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Stop-Mo ‘SpongeBob Christmas’ Arrives on Nick

Kids’ net Nickelodeon is celebrating the holidays in style with its first full-length stop-motion animated special, It’s a SpongeBob Christmas!, which premieres on the channel ... Continue Reading →
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Ray Harryhausen Talks Technique

There are legends, and then there are legends, and then there is Ray Harryhausen.  The genius behind such stop-motion animation classics as The Seventh Voyage of Sinbad and Jason and ... Continue Reading →