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'Aladdin' Gets its Wish of Being Enjoyable, Even if it Can't Escape its Origins [Review]

‘Aladdin’ Grants Wish of Being Enjoyable, But Can’t Escape Origins [Review]

It’s become clear with the changing of the content landscape that Disney has long since abandoned hope of doing what’d it had done for nearly a century – re-releasing their classic films every few years to bring in another round of box office revenues. So instead of still having the originals, we’re stuck with their […]



One Piece: The Straw Hats Pirates Get Real for Japanese Commercial

The Straw Hats Pirates from One Piece are gracing television screens in Japan once again, and they have never looked better than they do in this screen-grab from a series of commercials from Indeed Japan! Here in all their glory are Luffy, Nami, Tony Tony Chopper, Usopp, Zoro, and Sanji – singing songs on a cliff […]

Nickelodeon Renews ‘Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Before Premiere, 4 More

Looks like our Heroes in a Half-Shell have another excuse to shovel down some slices, as Nickelodeon has ordered a 26-episode second season of Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ahead of its debut on Monday, September 17th. But the good news didn’t end there: during Viacom’s presentation at today’s Television Critics Association (TCA), the network also […]

Winx Club: Netflix Plans Live-Action Adaptation of Italian Animated Series

It looks like Netflix is ready to learn their secret handshake and sport the decoder ring, as the streaming service is set to host the next chapter of the Italian animated franchise series Winx Club. Originally created by Iginio Straffi in 2004, Netflix’s adaptation comes with a very interesting twist: it’s a live-action young adult (YA) […]

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ABC Just Ordered A Live-Action ‘Jetsons’ Series Pilot

If you know all the words to The Jetsons theme song, chances are this story may have meaning for you. The futuristic family just may be coming to a prime time TV slot near you before too long. Word just came down from Variety that ABC has placed a pilot order for a live-action adaptation of The […]



Live Action Jungle Book Takes Over Twitter With Cast Photos

It’s been quite some time since I’ve seen a gallery of photos quite as beautiful as these. The cast of the live action version of The Jungle Book came together with their respective characters, and the result is flawless. Take a look at some of the photos below: I’m always quite skeptical of live action versions of […]

Fox Are In Deep Development On A Live-Action X-Men TV Show

Bleeding Cool’s Hollywood sources (which also brought you the news that Warners were shipping round a Supergirl series – though we did get the producer wrong) have just landed us a massive trout, flapping around on the Bleeding Cool deck. That Fox are currently in deep development on a live-action X-Men TV show. And are […]




Live Action Patlabor Set For 2014

An official website has opened, heralding the arrival of a live action Mobile Police Patlabor movie in 2014. The URL mentions both Patlabor and Next Generation so I'm thinking this will be some kind of sequel.