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Pixar Animation Studios re-popularized the concept of shorts appearing before animated movies when they placed Geri's Game before A Bug's Life in 1998. Ever since then, almost every Pixar movie has included a short subject before it, and rival...
Disney has announced details of it's new streaming service, Disney+, at the Walt Disney Company's 2019 Investor's Day.  It will be set to launch in the U.S. on November 12, 2019, for $6.99/month and will include content spanning from...
Variety reports that the classic Simpsons episode "Stark Raving Dad" is being removed from the show, both in syndicated re-runs, the "Simpsons World" on-demand service, and on future re-issues of DVD season sets. In the first episode from Season 3,...
Last Sunday's episode of The Simpsons addressed controversy over the character of Apu (voiced by the very not-Indian Hank Azaria) in a scene which is, if anything, only intensifying criticism that the character is an insensitive caricature. A scene...
The Walt Disney Company has announced the acquisition of 21st Century Fox in a $52.4 billion stock deal, bringing The Simpsons, the Ice Age franchise, and James Cameron's Avatar under the same umbrella as Mickey Mouse, Star Wars, and...
In advance of its world premiere at DOC NYC on November 14, 2017, and its subsequent release on truTV on November 19, truTV has released a new clip from The Problem with Apu, a documentary by Michael Melamedoff and...
Why was one of the longest-running employees still with The Simpsons let go this week? And who will replace him? Variety reports that Alf Clausen, who has composed the musical score for the long-running series since its second season, has...
Remember when the DVD rack at the store stretched as far as the eye could see? Remember when it seemed like we were guaranteed to continue receiving sets of Simpsons seasons until the end of time? History didn't work...
Today during Fox's appearance at the Television Critics Association summer press tour, the network announced they would be airing the first Simpsons episode in 28 years to span an hour's length of time. Is there any particular reason, storywise, for...
Given the slow pace at which Simpsons episodes are constructed, compounded with the backlog the show has built over the years, it can sometimes take a year and a half -- "or longer" -- for a world event or...