Watching The Incredibles reminded me of the The Tick cartoon, which aired on Saturday mornings in the early 1990s and was a staple of my college years. Unfortunately, while the wretched live-action The Tick is out on DVD, the animated series is languishing on VHS.
Joss Whedon's announced that Serenity -- the big-screen version of his short-lived series Firefly -- is now being released in September instead of April. He says the movie had too much competition in April (or words to that effect) and that the September move would give it more visibility. Read the full story.
JibJab's short films have been one of the few good things to come out of this election season. The new one isn't quite as funny as "This Land", but it still lands good blows against both major parties. Read the full story.
While I know some may balk at this, I think revisiting the characters 10 years later makes sense (though in a sense, haven't we been revisiting them in every movie since the original?) Read the full story.