Tag: animation

Maria Watches Over Us: Season Four

Maria Watches Over Us: Season Four

| March 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here we are, season four of Maria Watches Over Us. The question remains; will Yumi find her petite soeur? Graduation is looming and Yumi will soon have to take over the rains from Sachiko as one of the leaders of the Yamayuri Council. But first, she will need to decide who she feels is to […]

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Strange Frame

Strange Frame

| March 19, 2013 | 1 Comments

Explosions of color, trippy character animation and melodramatic vocals collide in a story about love and music in the distant future. Strange Frame, by directors GB Hajim and Shelly Dotty, may make some feel like they are on the bad-side of an acid trip, with its hallucinogenic, cut-out animation style. However, the film possesses such an […]

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Street Sharks: The Complete Series

Street Sharks: The Complete Series

| February 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Street Sharks ran for but two seasons (three if you consider the three-episode mini-series that started it all a season unto itself) in 1994 and 1995. It didn’t have the overwhelming cultural impact that Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, to which it owes its entire existence, had, and the merchandise it was intended to market wasn’t […]

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Disney’s Peter Pan: Diamond Edition

Disney’s Peter Pan: Diamond Edition

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Today’s Diamond Edition release of Peter Pan marks the Blu-ray debut of this 1953 animated feature from Walt Disney Studios. Now, I must admit before delving too deep the picture that, while considered a classic by many, Peter Pan isn’t really one of Disney’s best pictures. However, the reasons for this frankly aren’t as interesting […]

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The Simpsons – Season 15

The Simpsons – Season 15

| December 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

I was thrilled to get this fifteenth season of The Simpsons by mistake because it would give me an opportunity to discuss the downward trajectory of the series.  Previous reviews of The Simpsons that I’ve seen on our site as well as others seem to come from Simpsons loyalists, who defend the series more now […]

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Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters

Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters

| December 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Kaiju are monsters.  There are hundreds of different species, each with their own abilities, strengths, and weaknesses.  Kaiju live in a parallel dimension, hidden from our world by a magic veil and controlled by an elite group of specialized warriors.  These warriors practice Kaijudo, which is a martial art centered around the summoning and controlling […]

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Bugs Bunny Superstar

Bugs Bunny Superstar

| November 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Director Larry Jackson’s 1975 film, Bugs Bunny Superstar, is now available on manufactured-on-demand DVD as part of the ever rapidly expanding Warner Archive Collection. This revealing documentary celebrates those animators at Warner Bros. Studios who revolutionized the industry with their series of shorts under the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies banners from the 1930′s to […]

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Pixar Short Films Collection 2

Pixar Short Films Collection 2

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

This collection of Pixar short films contains twelve films, some with original characters and others with characters from some of Pixar’s other films such as Cars, Up, Toy Story, and Ratatouille. This collection can offer a film for everyone in your family. Whether a young child who really likes to watch Buzz or Lightning McQueen […]

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Brave: Ultimate Collector’s Edition

Brave: Ultimate Collector’s Edition

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Brave is a story filled with laughter, love, and learning. Princess Merida wants to find her own path in the world, not realizing how much chaos can be created by acting without thinking first. Although it is set in the past, Merida acts much like you would expect a normal teenager to act. With her […]

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Leap Frog Scout and Friends: Double Feature Learning DVD Set

Leap Frog Scout and Friends: Double Feature Learning DVD Set

| November 6, 2012 | 1 Comments

There are two new movies from Leap Frog featuring Scout and friends just in time for the holidays. Scout and Friends: Number Land and Scout and Friends: Phonics Farm. Your little one will love watching and interacting along with the movies all the while learning important math and literacy skills. As a parent, you can […]

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