Funko SDCC Exclusives Wave 9: A Bunch Of Everything!

We have reached what may be the end of the SDCC Funko exclusives! I will believe it when I see it, but this wave is a mish-mash of all kinds of things and properties, from Masters of the Universe to Five Nights at Freddy’s. Lets take a look shall we? Five Nights at Freddy’s Jumpscare […]

ShiftyLook Comes To London. With A Few Friends.

BleedingCool has been following how ShiftyLook has been investing in the comics industry of late. How it has employed studios to create webcomics using known creator names to revive forgotten or unknown gaming brands from the Namco Bandai stable. And now it’s doing something similar with comics conventions. Next weekend, Britain’s lergest comics conventuion, the […]

Taylor Swift Is… Joni Mitchell? I Don’t See It

Katie Jacobs was one of the chief creative forces behind House, serving as executive producer and cutting her directorial teeth on a nice handful of episodes, and the Nurse Jeffrey online spin-off. For her feature debut she’s set to direct Girls Like Us, a John Sayles-scripted biopic of Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon, and, my absolute […]

The Lorax Sells Out, Pimps SUVs

Unless this all a secret plan to get Dr. Seuss spinning in his grave so much he becomes a source of clean energy, his little hairy environmentalist The Lorax has just sold out in the most horrendous way. Check this out: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrvg33vkdFI[/youtube] So, this is an SUV, hardly one of the most fuel efficient types […]

VIDEOS: The Lorax Wants You To Discover The Forest

In both the original book and the upcoming movie adaptation, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax is a spokesman for the trees, standing up against the forest-felling Once-ler. In these new videos, he brings his campaign to us, the real people, outside of his fiction. These are PSA clips from the USDA Forest Service, seeking to connect […]

Work-In-Progress Trailer For The Lorax

The characters and worlds created by Doctor Seuss seem perfectly suitable to CG animation, what with its facility in rendering surreal images as though real, and bright colours as even brighter. So far, though, results have been mixed. The loud zaniness has come easily, the wild invention less so and the sincerity and heart have, […]

Danny De Vito Typecast Again, As The Lorax

He’s spent his years playing squat, bald, hairy characters. You’d have thought that CGI animation may have given Danny De Vito a new lease on life with a wider ranger of characters. You’d have thought wrong. USA Today report that De Vito has been cast as the voice of Dr Seuss’ The Lorax, in a […]