Tag Archives: animation

  • ‘Animaniacs’ Reboot is Coming to Hulu

    ‘Animaniacs’ Reboot is Coming to Hulu

    At this point it probably goes without saying that Animaniacs, the quintessential 90s cartoon, is coming back. But since you’re here, we might as well get into some specifics: It’s coming to Hulu (NOT Netflix, like you probably would have guessed), Steven Spielberg will serve as executive producer just like he did on the original series, […]

  • ‘The Grinch': Animated Holiday Film Teased for Next Year

    ‘The Grinch': Animated Holiday Film Teased for Next Year

    The Grinch is one of the most beloved fictional characters associated with the holiday season. He’s the subject of one of the greatest children’s books ever written, a fantastic animated special and its accompanying title song, and a terrible Jim Carrey movie. And now it’s going to be a CGI animated movie – in a […]

  • ‘Batman Ninja': Anime Batman Movie Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Batman Ninja': Anime Batman Movie Gets Trailer (Video)

    One of the things that has sustained Batman for almost 80 years is his ability to be at home in seemingly any type of story: Shadowy noir, campy comedy, old-school whodunit, etc etc etc. And yet, until this point there has never been an authentic anime variation on the Batman character – until the release […]

  • ‘The Incredibles 2′ Teaser Finally Arrives (Video)

    ‘The Incredibles 2′ Teaser Finally Arrives (Video)

    It’s been, believe it or not, thirteen years since Disney and Pixar‘s The Incredibles first leapt and bounded into theaters, and since then talk of a sequel has been fairly widespread – superheroes are supposed to get more than one adventure, after all. Now, even though more than a decade has passed, The Incredibles 2 […]

  • ‘Jonny Quest': Classic Adventure Cartoon Now on Boomerang

    ‘Jonny Quest': Classic Adventure Cartoon Now on Boomerang

    As a public service to the general public I have been keeping an eye on Boomerang, the new streaming service for cartoons in the Hanna-Barbera and Turner libraries. The service has up to now mostly been focused on traditional kids’ fare like Looney Tunes, Droopy, Tom & Jerry, and whatnot, plus newer Cartoon Network shows, […]

  • ‘Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters’ Coming to Netflix (Trailer)

    ‘Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters’ Coming to Netflix (Trailer)

    Stretch Armstrong has been around for decades, but it’s been a while since anyone has heard from him. It seems he’s coming back to Netflix (an always popular way for half-forgotten characters to make their returns), but he’s now a teenaged superhero with a few superpowered teenaged friends. The name of the series is Stretch […]