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    ARTaylor

    28 Years of Aliens

    July 18, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the twenty-eighth anniversary of the film Aliens. The iconic sequel featured the talents of Lance Henriksen as the android Bishop, the first of three films and three roles in the franchise for the actor.

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    This September marks the fiftieth anniversary of the debut of Kang the Conqueror in Avengers #8. The character has appeared in his Kang persona on The Avengers: United They Stand, Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow, and The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes. He has also appeared as Rama-Tut in Fantastic Four (1967) and X-Men: Evolution as well as Immortus on X-Men.


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    Today is the release of Planes: Fire & Rescue from The Walt Disney Company. The film features the talents of Kari Wahlgren as Patch, Kevin Michael Richardson as Ryker, and Fred Tatasciore doing additional voices.

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    Today is the release of Wish I Was Here. The film features the late talents of James Avery as an actor as well as Jim Parsons as Paul.

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    Today is the release of Video Games: The Movie. The documentary features interviews with Clare Grant.

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    Walt Disney Animation Studios has released the first full trailer for Big Hero 6.

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    20 Years of True Lies

    July 15, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the twentieth anniversary of the release of True Lies. The film features a young Eliza Dushku as Dana Tasker, the daughter of the two main characters.

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    Bastille Day 2014

    July 14, 2014 by ARTaylor

    In France today is Bastille Day, a day celebrating the Storming of the Bastille and the unity of the French Nation.

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    Walt Disney Animation Studios officially revealed the main cast of Big Hero 6. Ryan Potter from Supah Ninjas will play Hiro Hamda. Scott Adsit from 30 Rock will play Baymax. T. J. Miller from Silicon Valley will play Fredzilla. Jamie Chung from Once Upon a Time will play Go Go Tomago. Damon Wayans, Jr. from New Girl will play Wasabi-No-Ginger. Genesis Rodriguez from Days of Our Lives will play Honey Lemon.

    The film arrives in theaters November 7, 2014.

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    ARTaylor

    Walt Disney Animation Studios released the first television spot for the upcoming film Big Hero 6. While most of the footage is the same as the teaser trailer, it does contain new footage of Baymax speaking.

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    20 Years of Monet

    July 13, 2014 by ARTaylor

    This September marks the twentieth anniversary of Monet who first appeared in Uncanny X-Men #316. The character made a small appearance in the Wolverine and the X-Men episode "Badlands".

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    Walt Disney Animation Studios on their Twitter account that a trailer for Big Hero 6 will be coming this coming Tuesday.

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    32 Years of Tron

    July 10, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the thirty-second anniversary of the premiere of Tron. The cult classic film from The Walt Disney Company pioneered blending computer animation and live-action. It features the talents of David Warner in a trio of roles as ENCOM's senior executive Ed Dillinger, the second-in-command Sark, and main villain Master Control Program.

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    Today is the tenth anniversary of the premiere of Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy. The film features the talents of Danny Trejo as the bartender.

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    Cree Summer Turns 45

    July 8, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the forty-fifth birthday of actress Cree Summer.

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    Today is the twentieth anniversary of the release of Forrest Gump. The popular film was the second highest grossing film of 1994 (behind The Lion King), won several Academy Awards including Best Picture, and even started a chain of restaurants. The film featured Fantastic Four guest star Dick Clark in archive footage.

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    ARTaylor

    25 Years of Seinfeld

    July 6, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the twenty-fifth anniversary of the premiere of Seinfeld. The legendary nine-season series featured the recurring talents of Wayne Knight as Jerry's nemesis Newman, Phil Morris as lawyer Jackie Chiles, and Kathy Griffin as comedian Sally.

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    ARTaylor

    In the United States of America, today is Independence Day. A day celebrating when the nation's founders declared their independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain.

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    Canada Day 2014

    July 1, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is Canada Day, celebrating the anniversary of when three colonies united to become the nation of Canada within the British Empire.

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    Last month we asked how excited people are for the upcoming Big Hero 6 following the release of the teaser.

    1. It seems that 67% of the people did not even know about the movie. Despite arriving in theaters in just four more months, very little has been confirmed about the movie like the cast. The film is also based on an obscure and somewhat new Marvel Comics property. Looks like The Walt Disney Company will need a stronger marketing campaign if they wish to raise awareness before the November release.
    2. 17% of the people are very excited to see the movie. Walt Disney Animation Studios has been on an upswing in quality and box office returns with their recent movies.
    3. Getting 6% each, the other votes were split between being somewhat excited, hardly…
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    50 Years of Owl

    June 29, 2014 by ARTaylor

    This year marks the fiftieth anniversary of the debut of Owl, who first debuted in Daredevil #3. While initially a Daredevil villain, he has since crossed paths with Spider-Man, Black Cat, Black Widow, Alpha Flight, Fantastic Four, S.H.I.E.L.D., Doctor Octopus, and Tigra. Outside the comics, he has appeared in the Spider-Man season two premiere "The Insidious Six" and the 1995 video game voiced by Michael Bell.


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    Drake Bell Turns 28

    June 27, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the twenty-eighth birthday of Ultimate Spider-Man titular actor Drake Bell.

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    Today is the release of Transformers: Age of Extinction. The fourth live-action film in the popular franchise features the talents of Peter Cullen once again returning as Optimus Prime, Frank Welker returning to the role of Galvatron from the original animated series, John DiMaggio as Crosshairs, and T. J. Miller as the human Lucas Flannery.

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    27 Years of Spaceballs

    June 24, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the twenty-seventh anniversary of the release of Spaceballs. The classic comedy features Tim Russ and Rob Paulsen as spaceballs.

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    Today is the twentieth anniversary of the wide-release of Walt Disney Animation Studios's The Lion King. The highest grossing movie of 1994 featured the voices of Jim Cummings as the dim-witted hyena Ed, a gopher, and the singing voice of main villain Scar along with Frank Welker and Phil Proctor doing additional voices.

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    Bleeding Cool was at the Licensing International Expo taking pictures of Marvel Entertainment and The Walt Disney Company's booths. While there they noticed a logo for Wolverine alongside the logos for their various animated series and films. Additionally, they spotted some potential art for the rumored Guardians of the Galaxy on a banner featuring art for Ultimate Spider-Man and Avengers Assemble. Neither Marvel nor Disney have confirmed anything for either potential series.

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    Tim Russ Turns 58

    June 22, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the fifty-eighth birthday of Spider-Man guest star Tim Russ who played Prowler.

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    June Solstice 2014

    June 21, 2014 by ARTaylor

    In the northern hemisphere, today is the summer solstice, when they have the longest period of daylight in the year, while it is the winter solstice in the southern hemisphere, when they have the least amount of daylight.

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    45 Years of Sauron

    June 20, 2014 by ARTaylor

    This year is the forty-fifth anniversary of the debut of Sauron, who first appeared as Karl Lykos in X-Men #59 in August and as Sauron in X-Men #60 in September. He was originally intended to be a bat-like energy sucker, but censorship issues against vampires forced the dinosaur-like appearance. Since his debut he has been a thorn in the X-Men's side constantly going between ally and villain, been involved with Weapon X, and joined the Brotherhood of Mutants and most recently the Hellfire Club. The character first appeared as a recurring villain on X-Men, made a guest appearance on Wolverine and the X-Men, and most recently made several appearances on Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.


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    16 Years of Mulan

    June 20, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the sixteenth anniversary of the Walt Disney Animation Studios film Mulan. The film features the talents of Miguel Ferrer as main villain Shan-Yu, George Takei as Mulan's first ancestor, Frank Welker as Mulan's pet cricket Cri-Kee and her horse Khan, as well as Mary Kay Bergman and Corey Burton doing additional voices.

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    Ultimate Web Warriors

    June 18, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Marvel Entertainment has the first information on Ultimate Spider-Man's third season, beginning on Sunday, August 31st at 9:00 AM ET on Disney XD. In this season Spider-Man accepts the invitation to become an Avenger. He will meet new characters such as Agent Venom, Amadeus Cho as the new Iron Spider, Cloak and Dagger, Ka-Zar, and Miles Morales. Additionally, a multi-episode arc will feature Spider-Man discovering his own "Spider-Verse" when he teams up with Iron Spider, Spider-Man Noir, Spider-Ham, Spider-Man 2099, the Morales Spider-Man, and Spider-Girl (this version being Petra Parker).


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    ARTaylor

    Walt Disney Animation Studios released a new teaser for Big Hero 6 in honor of the 2014 FIFA World Cup.


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    Today is the forty-first birthday for Spider-Man: The New Animated Series title-character actor Neil Patrick Harris.

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    Father's Day 2014

    June 15, 2014 by ARTaylor

    In the United States of America today is Father's Day, a special day honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. Famous Marvel animated fathers include Odin, Howard Stark, Wilson Fisk, Red Skull, Curt Connors, Magneto, Norman Osborn, Richard Parker, Thor Odinson, Steve Rogers, Hank Pym, T'Challa, J. Jonah Jameson, Thaddeus Ross, Cable, Victor Creed, T'Chaka, Spencer Smythe, Silvermane, Frank Castle, Philip Watson, Hulk, Heinrich Zemo, Walter Hardesky, Shingen Yashida, Professor X, Count Dracula, Victor Frankenstein, Thrym, and Obadiah Stane. But let's not forget those non-contemporary fathers like Venom and Ultron as well as the surrogate fathers Ben Parker and Tony Stark.

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    This year marks the fiftieth anniversary of the debut of Kraven the Hunter who first appeared in The Amazing Spider-Man #15 in August 1964. Sergei first went to New York City at the behest of his brother Chameleon to hunt Spider-Man. Over the years he has continued to hunt the wallcrawler, joined the Sinister Six, and at one point seemingly killed the webslinger and took his place. The character has appeared in every Spider-Man series and been voiced by such actors as Gregg Berger, Michael Dorn, and Diedrich Bader.


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    Today is the seventy-first birthday of Spider-Man guest star Malcolm McDowell.

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    Today is the release of 22 Jump Street. The film features Ghost Rider actor Richard Grieco returning to his role as Dennis Booker.

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    Today is the release of How to Train Your Dragon 2. The film features T. J. Miller returning to his role as Tuffnut Thorston and Djimon Hounsou joining the cast as the main villain Drago Bludvist.

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    Today is the twenty-first anniversary of Jurassic Park. The classic film featured the talents of Wayne Knight as Dennis Nedry.

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    30 Years Gremlins

    June 8, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the thirtieth anniversary of the release of Gremlins. The film helped change the MPAA ratings system to include the PG-13 rating. It features the talents of Frank Welker as lead Gremlin Stripe with Peter Cullen playing additional Gremlins.

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    30 Years of Warlock

    June 6, 2014 by ARTaylor

    This year marks the thirtieth anniversary of the debut of Warlock, who first appeared in New Mutants #18 in August 1984. After fleeing his father, he encountered the Starjammers and was then discovered by Cannonball and Sunspot before becoming a member of the X-Men. The character only appeared outside the comics in the two-part X-Men episode "Phalanx Covenant, Part One" and Part Two".


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    70 Years of D-Day

    June 6, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the seventieth anniversary of the Normandy landings during World War II. On this day, the Allied powers of United Kingdom, United States of America, France, Canada, and various European and Latin American powers joined together to launch an invasion of the Normandy region of France. The efforts of the brave men ultimately liberated the occupied nation from Nazi control and spelled the eventual defeat for Adolf Hitler.

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    Today is the thirty-second anniversary of the release of Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. The classic film helped rejuvenate the franchise helping to continue the legacy through today. The film features George Takei as Sulu, Nichelle Nichols as Uhura, and Paul Winfield as Terrell.

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    Nikki Cox Turns 36

    June 2, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the thirty-six birthday for The Spectacular Spider-Man actress Nikki Cox who played Silver Sable.

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    Today is the thirtieth anniversary of the release of Star Trek III: The Search for Spock. The third film in the franchise featured George Takei and Nichelle Nichols returning to their roles as Sulu and Uhura as well as Miguel Ferrer as the First Officer of the Excelsior and Frank Welker as the voice of the young Spock.

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    Last month we asked which famous comic book story was best adapted in the Marvel Animated Universe.

    1. Tied for first with 22% of the votes were both from Spider-Man with The Night Gwen Stacy Died adapted into "Turning Point" and Secret War seen in "Arrival", "The Gauntlet of the Red Skull", and "Doom".
    2. A five way tie for second got 11% of the votes each for Age of Apocalypse in "One Man's Worth, Part One", Armor Wars in "The Armor Wars, Part One" and "Part Two", Days of Future Past in "Days of Future Past, Part One" and "Part Two", The Kid Who Collects Spider-Man in "Make a Wish" and "Attack of the Octobot", and Phalanx Covenant in "Phalanx Covenant, Part One" and "Part Two".
    3. Getting no votes at all were Clone Saga ("I Really, Really Hate Clones" and "Farewell,…
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    Ten Years of Quake

    May 31, 2014 by ARTaylor

    This year marks the tenth anniversary of the debut of Quake. The character first appeared in Secret War #2 in July 2004, and later made an appearance on The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes voiced by Lacey Chabert.

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    Maleficent Released

    May 30, 2014 by ARTaylor

    Today is the release of Maleficent from The Walt Disney Company.

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    Today is the release of A Million Ways to Die in the West. The film features the talents of Neil Patrick Harris as Foy.

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    Marvel Entertainment spoke to Avengers Assemble supervising producer Cort Lane and co-executive producer Eric Radomski about the recent episode that concluded the ongoing battle between the Avengers and Cabal.

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