David Tennant Joins Cast of Marvel/Netflix’s ‘Jessica Jones’

Calling all Doctor Who fans! It has been announced that David Tennant, the Tenth Doctor (!!!) will be joining the cast of A.K.A. Jessica Jones, a Netflix/Marvel original series starring Krysten Ritter. Isn't this exciting!?So, who is Tennant playing? He's a villain. Yes, a villain. He'll be starring as Zebediah Killgrave, aka The Purple Man. Killgrave, someone Jessica thought was only a part of her past, will be arriving to shake things up.For some background, the comic version of … [Read more...]

IDW and Disney to Release Comics Based on Classic Characters

Comics and Disney have been pairing quite well lately, but surprisingly it's not with Marvel this time around. Our favorite classic characters including Donald and beloved Mickey Mouse will be making appearances in comics published by San Diego-based IDW Publishing.This April, you can expect to see Uncle Scrooge No. 1 at your local comic book shop, followed by a new Donald Duck series in May. Be on the lookout for Mickey Mouse comics in June, and Walt Disney Comics in July. Each of these … [Read more...]

Coming Soon: Marvel Star Wars Comics!

Marvel and Lucas Films Ltd. are teaming up to bring you an ongoing series focusing on the Star Wars universe. The comic series takes place after Star Wars: A New Hope (Episode IV) immediately after the destruction of the first Death Star. Some of our favorite characters will be revisited, such as Leia, Han, Chewie, C3PO, and R2-D2, but the main focus will be on Luke Skywalker and his journey through the galaxy. The Rebel Alliance will be working to free the galaxy from tyranny -- Darth … [Read more...]

Krysten Ritter Cast as ‘Jessica Jones’ in New Netflix Series with Marvel

Krysten Ritter from ABC's Don't Trust the B**** in Apartment 23 will portray superheroine Jessica Jones in a new Netflix original series produced by Marvel, in association with ABC Studios.Not too familiar with the Marvel universe? No worries.Jessica Jones is a private eye with a superhero past, with powers caused by exposure to radioactivity. Her Marvel debut was in the comic series "Alias" (2001).The series will debut some time in 2015."Jessica Jones" isn't the only Netflix … [Read more...]

Get Your Own Dancing Groot Funko Pop! Vinyl

I know I'm not alone in thinking that Funko's Pop! Vinyls are adorable. Ridiculously adorable. But now, the cuteness level is reaching new heights. Fans of Guardians of the Galaxy (like me!) can now order a Dancing Groot bobble head. Funko and Marvel announced the release of the Pop! Vinyl last Friday. It is the sixth Guardians Pop! Vinyl that has been made available.Even if you haven't seen Guardians, there's a chance you know all about the Dancing Baby Groot phenomena. Mini Groot appears … [Read more...]

Lasseter to Direct ‘Toy Story 4’ Debuting in 2017

The original "Toy Story" film hit theaters almost 20 years ago. (Crazy to think, isn't it?) Woody and Buzz captured the hearts of fans worldwide, and thus began the "Toy Story" franchise.  John Lasseter, the director of the original film and its first sequel, will be stepping in to direct the fourth installment.The film is slated for release June 16, 2017, almost exactly a year after upcoming "Finding Dory" is scheduled to be released (it's only off by a day!). Other upcoming films on … [Read more...]

Review: “Atlantis: The Lost Empire” and “Atlantis: Milo’s Return”

The animated action-adventure film "Atlantis: The Lost Empire" and its sequel "Atlantis: Milo's Return" arrive on Blu-ray next Tuesday, June 11. Luckily, I got my hands on this Blu-ray combo for review. I enjoyed this film as a kid (which was actually aimed more at boys than girls) but had never seen the sequel, as with most of the direct-to-video sequels.  I was excited to reminisce and re-watch "Atlantis: The Lost Empire" and curious to see what "Milo's Return" was all about. I was pleased and … [Read more...]

Who Framed Roger Rabbit Arrives on Blu-Ray in March 2013

I'm so excited that this film is coming to Blu-ray! "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" is one of my favorite films of all time, and it will be landing back on the shelves in a special 25th anniversary edition DVD/Blu-ray combo pack on March 12, 2013. The Academy Award-winning film directed by Robert Zemeckis has been restored and will look crisper than ever with clean special effects and digital restoration.For those who have never seen the film (gasp!), "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" tells the tale of a … [Read more...]

Monsters, Inc., Returns to Theaters in 3D!

I never stopped loving that Granny-Smith-apple-looking, single-googly-eyed monster Mike Wazowski, which is why I'm super excited to welcome Monsters Inc., back into theaters!The 3D version of Pete Docter's masterpiece (yes, I think it is a masterpiece) will be hitting theaters December 19. The film was originally released in theaters in 2001 by Pixar. (It's been more than 10 years already. What in the...?) But even though a chunk of time has passed since the film's original release, it's … [Read more...]

Bluray Review: ‘Pocahontas’ and ‘Pocahontas II’ on Blu-Ray

First off, I'd like to thank Chip for letting me review this one. 'Pocahontas' has always had a super special place in my heart. When I was 3 1/2 my parents and I won a trip to New York City for the release of the film. I've loved the film pretty much my entire life. Having the chance to watch it remastered in Blu-Ray was so exciting for me and I'm glad I had the opportunity.If you haven't seen 'Pocahontas' in a long time, here's a (very quick) refresher: The film tells the story of … [Read more...]