Posts tagged with ‘animation’

  • “Despicable Me 3” and “Leap!” Arrive on Blu-ray and DVD This Holiday Season!

    By Ruth on October 5, 2017
    The Special Edition release of Despicable Me 3 comes with an all-new mini-movie and over an hour of bonus content including a never-before-released deleted scene, and so much more! It arrives on Digital and Digital 3D on November 21, 2017 and on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand on December 5, 2017 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.  With an all-new original song by Carly Rae Jepsen, Leap! tells the heartwarming tale of one girl’s dream to become a […]
  • Disney/Pixar “Cars 3” in Theaters Now

    By Ruth on June 22, 2017
    Cars is a franchise that holds special memories for me. I still remember taking my young daughter to see the original film in the theater–we saw it twice. And then the DVD was played so much, I think it wore out! I wasn’t sure I was going to want to see the third installment, but I have read plenty of positive […]
  • DreamWorks Animantion TV: “Spirit Riding Free” Available on Neflix

    By Ruth on June 11, 2017
    DreamWorks Animation Television’s “Spirit Riding Free” is currently available on Netflix! Audiences are loving the wholesome, adventurous, and girl-powered series centered around three best friends and their horses (check out the trailer HERE). DreamWorks has partnered with Common Sense Media, the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology, to create a family discussion guide centered around […]
  • This Day in History November 25, 1940

    By Ruth on November 25, 2013
    I have very fond memories of Woody Woodpecker, and on this date in 1940, this character first appeared in the animation short Knock Knock.  Mel Blanc (I love him!) was the original voice of this woodpecker.  Woody made his television début in 1957, and he has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. For more info: