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by Dan
July 27th, 2009, 3:04 pm
Forum: At the Movies
Topic: Tron: Legacy / The Next Day
Replies: 212
Views: 36987

Tron Viral Campaign Report So my friends and I journeyed over to 1st Avenue and K Street, based on reports from the Flynn Lives web site and fliers handed out during the day. Along with a group of fans at 9:30pm on Thursday night, we were greeted by members of the Flynn Lives Organization. http://fa...
by Dan
July 22nd, 2009, 12:06 am
Forum: At the Movies
Topic: Tron: Legacy / The Next Day
Replies: 212
Views: 36987

Tron: Legacy

A number of online media people were woken up this morning by FedEx folks, delivering them mysterious packages. Inside the packages contained a generic looking flashdrive and two coin tokens. http://www.slashfilm.com/wp/wp-content/images/zz3d9284cb.jpg The media people immediately investigate what w...
by Dan
July 17th, 2009, 9:38 pm
Forum: At the Movies
Topic: Thor
Replies: 27
Views: 8083

Nowadays, whenever I think of Brian, I think of him as King Richard IV in the first Blackadder series. I bought the complete series earlier this year and have been utterly hooked. :lol: In terms of films he's directed, I've seen four. Hamlet is phenomenal. Frankenstein was not bad, but certainly cou...
by Dan
July 16th, 2009, 2:23 pm
Forum: At the Movies
Topic: Thor
Replies: 27
Views: 8083

I'm just interested in the fact that this is being directed by Kenneth Branagh. To bring aboard a Shakespearean-trained actor/director to a superhero project, giving him the biggest budget he has ever had since Hamlet, is the most unique casting to me. Branagh generally likes hooking up with theater...
by Dan
July 15th, 2009, 3:05 am
Forum: At the Movies
Topic: Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland
Replies: 172
Views: 42604

The middle pic didn't show. But here are the other two from the set, courtesy of Empire. The White Queen (Anne Hathaway) and The Dormouse http://www.empireonline.com/images/image_index/hw800/34907.jpg The Mad Hatter (Johnny Depp) and The March Hare http://www.empireonline.com/images/image_index/hw80...
by Dan
July 15th, 2009, 1:51 am
Forum: Outside the Lines
Topic: Comic-Con Discussion
Replies: 136
Views: 46987

Forgot to mention that the times of the panels are not set in stone. Heck, just now, a couple have already been moved about. A good example is on Thursday. The Drawn to Life panel with Glen Keane and Don Hahn got moved from noon to 3pm. Hall H on Thursday is the one that's on constant change watch g...
by Dan
July 13th, 2009, 5:39 pm
Forum: Outside the Lines
Topic: Comic-Con Discussion
Replies: 136
Views: 46987

Will there be any more copies of Rocket Johnson on sale at the booth? I missed it the first time last year and would like to pick that up along with Torch Tiger.
by Dan
July 13th, 2009, 2:34 pm
Forum: At the Movies
Topic: Thor
Replies: 27
Views: 8083

Thor

Courtesy of Marvel Marvel Studios announced today that Academy Award® nominated actress Natalie Portman has been cast to star as Jane Foster in the studio's highly anticipated movie Thor. In the early "Thor" comics, Jane Foster was a nurse who became Thor's first love. The character will be updated ...
by Dan
July 13th, 2009, 3:18 am
Forum: Outside the Lines
Topic: Comic-Con Discussion
Replies: 136
Views: 46987

Animation schedule for Comic Con

This is the animated-related programs and panels announced for this year's San Diego Comic Con. Thursday 10:15-11:15 Summit Entertainment: Astro Boy— A superhero origin story set in a futuristic world, Astro Boy is an all-new CG-animated feature film based on the classic manga about a young robot wi...
by Dan
July 9th, 2009, 3:23 am
Forum: Outside the Lines
Topic: Comic-Con Discussion
Replies: 136
Views: 46987

Disney pulling out all the stops for Comic Con

From Buisness Wire BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Animation greats Hayao Miyazaki and John Lasseter and directors Robert Zemeckis and Tim Burton will take part in their first ever Comic-Con at the San Diego Convention Center July 23-24. The filmmakers will be on hand to help Walt Disney Studios M...
by Dan
June 4th, 2009, 1:44 pm
Forum: In the Headlines
Topic: Animated Views Celebrity Obituary Thread
Replies: 534
Views: 83991

David Carradine found dead

Courtney of Yahoo Actor David Carradine, star of the 1970s TV series "Kung Fu" who also had a wide-ranging career in the movies, has been found dead in the Thai capital, Bangkok. A news report said he was found hanged in his hotel room and was believed to have committed suicide. A spokesman for the ...
by Dan
May 29th, 2009, 2:14 am
Forum: At the Movies
Topic: The Last Airbender
Replies: 16
Views: 4363

First pics of Aang and Zuko in "Last Airbender"

Paramount Pictures recently released three photos with a first look of Aang and Zuko in M. Night Shyamalan's live-action adaption of "Avatar: The Last Airbender". Aang is being played by newcomer Noah Ringer and Zuko is played by "Slumdog Millionaire" star Dev Patel. Release date for the film is sla...
by Dan
August 24th, 2008, 6:58 pm
Forum: On Television
Topic: Stitch anime series
Replies: 23
Views: 10716

Stitch anime series

Disney and Madhouse have teamed up to create an anime series using the popular Disney character Stitch. The series takes place on a fictional Japanese island where Stitch is now paired up with a new girl named Yuna. Jumba and Pleakley are with him and the original TV series villains Dr. Jacques von ...
by Dan
August 10th, 2008, 7:00 pm
Forum: In the Headlines
Topic: Animated Views Celebrity Obituary Thread
Replies: 534
Views: 83991

Voice of Chef gone for good; Isaac Hayes dies at 65

Courtesy of Yahoo Isaac Hayes, the baldheaded, baritone-voiced soul crooner who laid the groundwork for disco and whose "Theme From Shaft" won both Academy and Grammy awards, died Sunday afternoon after he collapsed near a treadmill, authorities said. He was 65. Hayes was pronounced dead at Baptist ...
by Dan
April 15th, 2008, 12:03 am
Forum: In the Headlines
Topic: Animated Views Celebrity Obituary Thread
Replies: 534
Views: 83991

Ollie Johnston (1912-2008) - RIP

Jim Hill Media just announced that Ollie Johnston passed away at the age of 95 while in Sequim, Washington. Ollie was the last of the fabled Nine Old Men.

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