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Monthly Archives: May 2012
Former child star Nick Stahl, the voice of Castor in the 1999 Disney’s Hercules episode Hercules And The Trojan War, has been reported missing by his wife Rose.
#CotD: Directed by Alois di Leo, “The Boy Who Wanted To Be A Lion” premiered at the Cannes Film Festival.
#CotD: Dexter is a bespectacled young boy who just happened to be a genius…
“Head Band” has Dexter try and help his sister.
Yellow Submarine, the classic animated film starring the four lads from Liverpool, will be seen in theaters again in late May. Cineplex Entertainment announced Yellow Submarine, the animated feature first released in 1968 will return to theaters for one night only on Thursday, May 24, 2012, show times vary by location. Currently out of print, this landmark movie has been restored by hand, frame-by-frame in 4K digital resolution for the first time by Paul Rutan Jr. and his team of specialists at Triage Motion Pictures and Eque Inc.
#CotD: Actually produced before Steamboat Willie, “Plane Crazy” was the third Mickey Mouse cartoon released.
#CotD: Budgeted at an estimated $175 million, PIXAR’s “Up” made that all back in the first 23 minutes of it’s release. NOT.
#CotD: The very popular short “Early To Bet” is the only appearance of the Gambling Bug in a Merrie Melodies short.
Although the Walt Disney Company lost $200 million on its partly animated science-fiction bomb John Carter, the entertainment giant announced Tuesday that its overall profit from January through March grew 21%.
The contention, the rivalries, the tension, the money and… Chef are all coming back to Cartoon Network at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5 for the animated reality competition series Total Drama Revenge of the Island, produced by Fresh TV and distributed by Cake Entertainment.
Despite the popularity of the partly animated “The Smurfs,” Sony Corp. announced Thursday a record annual loss of 457 billion yen ($5.7 billion), marking its fourth year of red ink in a row.
#CotD: Created by Van Partible, Johnny Bravo took the “Runaway Train” on an unexpected trip around the world.
PBS took the trifecta Wednesday for Outstanding Children’s Animation program when the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced its nominees for the 39th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards.
Animation Domination HD, the new animation unit created by Fox Broadcasting Company, has acquired the rights to the hit comic phenomenon Axe Cop, Nick Weidenfeld, head of Animation Domination HD, announced Tuesday.