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  DVD Release of the Batman: The Animated Series cartoon series Petition
The DVD format allows for the high quality animation and the yet un-beaten audio of the Batman animated series' to be perfectly captured.
It is in light of these occurrences, and the love we have for this show, that we, the fans of Batman and the fans of animation petition to you, Warner Brothers Studio and DC Comics, to release the Batman animated series' on DVD.
The DVD Release of the Batman: The Animated Series cartoon series Petition to Warner Brothers and DC Comics was created by Fans of Batman: The Animated Series, Batman, and cartoons.
www.petitiononline.com /DVDBatAS/petition.html   (627 words)

  
 Star Trek: The Animated Series | Movie and TV Reviews | SCI FI Weekly
Star Trek: The Animated Series is the last of Star Trek's episodic television adventures to make it to DVD, and the resulting digitally remastered four-disc set is a time capsule—one with 22 more journeys of these legendary characters, frozen in time as two-dimensional animation cells.
The series hearkens back to a time when no Star Trek aired in prime time and, indeed, fans of the original series were eager for any morsel of Trek they could get their hands on.
The schism is enough to make one wonder about the limitless potential the animated series could have had—open-ended, creative storytelling without the pesky limitations of special effects and budgets, and all with the original triumvirate's voices—had it aired in prime time, as The Simpsons does today.
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 "Superman" (1996)
When you are watching this series you are feeling Superman is one of the greatest heroes in comics history.
The episodes of Superman and Batman are excellent because are mixing enemies from both series.
He have all the magnificent powers but the enemies are smart and they can destroy Superman if they want it.
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  CCTV Television Serials, Animated Cartoon Series, Classic Cartoon Bundle
CCTV Televion Series (30): Kingdoms in Spring and Autumn Period of Eastern Zhou Dynasty
Chinese live action TV series, adaptation of the literary classic Journey to the West, full of imagination as Monkey is of magic, and packed with incident and down-to-earth humor.
This serial is adapted from the same novel of Outlaws of the Marsh about why and how 108 men and women banded together on a mountain surrounded by marshes.
www.cgcmall.com /Television_series_s/8.htm   (411 words)

  
  Star Trek Animated - The Series that ran from 1973 - 1974
The series was produced by Filmation and ran for two seasons, 1973 and 1974, airing a total of twenty-two half-hour episodes.
As is usual for animation, the voice actors did not perform together but recorded their parts separately to avoid clashing with other commitments.
While the freedom of animation afforded large alien landscapes, budget constraints were a major concern and animation quality was generally poor, with very liberal use of stock shots.
www.sciencefictionbuzz.com /startrekanimated.html   (900 words)

  
  Animated television series - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An animated television series or cartoon television series is a television series produced by means of animation.
While some series may be produced as complete half hour programs, many cartoons are produced as short subjects of 15 minutes or less.
Thus a particular animated series may appear in a number of formats, often anonymously, e.g.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Animated_series   (240 words)

  
 Learn more about Animated series in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
An animated series or cartoon series is a television series produced by means of animation.
Most, particularly those produced in the United States, are aimed at an audience of children; a few are intended primarily for older viewers, but many others include humor on multiple levels to appeal to both children and adults.
Animated series produced in Japan are usually known as anime.
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 Star Trek: The Animated Series   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The official name of the was simply Star Trek but the designator "The Animated Series" added by fans to differentiate it from original Star Trek (or Star Trek: The Original Series) although some official sources use Star Trek: The Animated Adventures.
One thing that the general public tends to forget is that Star Trek had an animated series in the early 70's, continuing the five year mission which only lasted three on the original series.Not considered canon to most Trek-philes,it was a sucess on all f...
In these next to the last shows of the Star Trek animated series; BEM is the story of a new alien comander whose race has recently joined the Federation, but his actions threaten the lives of not only the landing party but the development of a new reptoid...
www.freeglossary.com /Star_Trek/Star_Trek_ANI   (820 words)

  
 Encyclopedia article on Batman: The Animated Series [EncycloZine]   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This series became a cornerstone of Warner Brothers' animation department, which became one of the top producers of television animation and sparked a large franchise of similar TV adaptations of DC Comics characters.
After the series produced its 65th episode (the minimum number necessary for a TV series to be successfully syndicated), the show's popularity encouraged Warner Bros. to produce further episodes, furthering the animated adventures of the Caped Crusader.
In 2002, the Justice League animated series was released, building on the success of both the Batman and Superman animated series, and featured Batman as one of the founders of the League.
encyclozine.com /Batman:_The_Animated_Series   (1308 words)

  
 TV on DVD: 'Star Trek: The Animated Series,' 'Seinfeld: Season 7'   (Site not responding. Last check: )
She also notes, in a DVD set special feature, that winning the Emmy for children's animation that season (the original, live-action "Star Trek" had been nominated in various categories but never won) was "thrilling" but strange, because the 22-episode series wasn't really for kids.
After the original series was canceled in 1969, Filmation was able to gather the cast regulars including William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy, although poor Walter Koenig's Chekov was replaced by an orange alien.
The stories are fresh, and animation allows the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise to boldly go where live-action special effects of the day would not allow.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/06327/740603-237.stm   (467 words)

  
 Star Trek: The Animated Series - Memory Alpha, the Star Trek Wiki
Star Trek: The Animated Series, the Animated Adventures of Gene Roddenberry's Star Trek, was a continuation of the voyages of the USS Enterprise, previously featured in the original Star Trek series.
With the exception of Ensign Chekov, all of the regular characters from the original series continued to appear, voiced by the original actors from that series (Chekov was absent to cut down on costs of hiring the voice actors, although Walter Koenig penned an episode of the series).
With the release of the Animated Series DVD release, the studio appears to have changed its stance, and is leaning towards the animated series part of established Star Trek canon.
www.memory-alpha.org /en/wiki/Star_Trek:_The_Animated_Series   (1615 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Batman - The Animated Series, Volume One (DC Comics Classic Collection): DVD: Batman the Animated Series   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This series features the adventures of the Dark Knight of Gotham City as he battles the evil that inhabits the city with occasional help of Robin and Batgirl in stories that faithful to the comics in spirit and tone.
The animation is spectacular and fluid, the action scenes have a kick to them superior to many movies, and the orchestral scores contribute to the feeling of something special.
Batman the animated series in better on DVD then on TV, no commercials is the best part and you can watch it over and over.
www.amazon.com /Batman-Animated-Comics-Classic-Collection/dp/B00023E894   (2487 words)

  
 Animated STAR TREK - Series Background
The animated Star Trek series had its faults mostly due to the limited range of action that could be portrayed given the limited animation employed and the time pressures under which the series was produced.
However, one of the series greatest strengths was its ability to show alien life-forms, cities, spaceships and spatial phenomenon that would have been cost prohibitive or downright impossible to do in a live action series.
In a way, the animated series was able to soar in the science-fiction universe where the live-action series could only visit planetscapes that could be built on a small soundstage or found on the Paramount backlot, and could only interact with aliens that could be created by applying inexpensive amounts of make-up to human actors.
www.danhausertrek.com /AnimatedSeries/Bgd.html   (2642 words)

  
 Animated Series Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 Star Trek: The Animated Series - The Animated Adventures of Gene Roddenberry's Start Trek DVD Review - MovieWeb
I was expecting this to be hokey, the characters to be overly animated, but these episodes play very much like the live action shows that first came on the scene.
Other topics they discussed were how they never felt like they were making a cartoon version of the live action show, and that this animated series seemed like an opportunity to finish what had initially been started.
I feel that between that and this animated series, I would have essentially all the Star Trek material that I would need to at least be an honorary Trekkie.
www.movieweb.com /dvd/release/82/109782/review1954.php   (1101 words)

  
 TV Series Finale - Star Trek: CBS Considers a New Animated Series
Their first thought was to pitch a show set in the same time frame of the original series but that didn't go over too well with the executives at CBS (which is owned by Viacom, as is Paramount).
The as-yet-unnamed animated series would be set 150 years after the events of the most-recent film Star Trek: Nemesis and the exploits of the Star Trek: The Next Generation characters.
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www.tvseriesfinale.com /2007/01/star_trek_cbs_considers_new_animated_series.php   (1212 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Star Trek The Animated Series - The Animated Adventures of Gene Roddenberry's Star Trek: DVD: Majel ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Star Trek: The Animated Series is often referred to as Star Trek's "fourth season" because it was created in 1973, four years after the third and final season of the original series, and because most of the original cast provided the voices.
After NBC cancelled the original Star Trek series in 1969 for its second time, it seemed doubtful that the voyages of the Starship Enterprise would resume again until Filmation resurrected the original cast (with the notable exception of Walter Koenig) on September 8, 1973 for the Animated Series.
The animated series of Star Treak is the least known of all and can be easily enjoyed by both children and adults.
www.amazon.com /Star-Trek-Animated-Adventures-Roddenberrys/dp/B000HEWEJ4   (1903 words)

  
 Batman The Animated Series
In 1992, the birth of Warner Bros. "Batman: The Animated Series" changed the Batman Universe forever.
The dynamic series spawned a new technique in animation using fl backgrounds that would eventually be dubbed "Dark Deco." Dark Deco gave every scene within Gotham an extraordinary look, redefining the image of the city.
The series also revamped the classic characters, casting a unique perspective on their origins and personalities.
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 Batman: The Animated Series TV Show - Batman: The Animated Series Television Show - TV.com
Batman: the Animated Series was an animated series that premiered on September 5, 1992.
The series focused on the adventures of Batman a dark vigilante hero who defends Gotham City from a variety of costumed villians that include The Joker, The Penguin, Mr.
In the last season the series was retitled The Adventures of Batman and Robin and focused on the adventures of both Batman and his younger crime fighting associate Robin.
www.tv.com /batman-the-animated-series/show/363/summary.html   (852 words)

  
 BBC - Buffy - Buffy re-animated - news story
A series was nearly made for Fox a few years ago and then parked.
My role on Buffy Animated will be much as before because, as you all know, I spent a year and a half getting the show ready, it just wasn't sent into production.
Radomski is in charge of the animation and as he proved with Batman and Spawn, Buffy will reinvent what can be done in animation again.
www.bbc.co.uk /cult/buffy/cult/news/buffy/2004/06/01/11568.shtml   (530 words)

  
 Batman: The Animated Series Guide - Scott Beatty   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Batman: The Animated Series Guide is chockfull of batfacts about the characters and storylines in this Emmy Award winning television show, based on the original DC comic book series.
Kids who like Batman: The Animated Series will love this unique guide to Gotham City and the creative criminals and humanistic heroes who find their way there.
Batman:; The Animated Series Guide is chockfull of bat facts about the characters and storylines in this Emmy Award winning television show, based on the original DC comic book series.
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 Superman TV Show - Superman Television Show - TV.com
The series opened with an hour and a half long show that featured the origin of Superman and the exploits of Superman\'s Kryptonian father who was attempting to save his planet from world-wide catastrophe and the planet\'s artificial intelligence Brainiac.
In 1997, episodes of "Superman" were broadcast alongside episodes of "The New Batman Adventures" and reruns of "Batman: the Animated Series" under the title "The New Batman/Superman Adventures".', '"Superman" was an animated series that premiered on September 6, 1996.
The New Adventures of Superman was an animated series that premiered on September 10, 1966.
www.tv.com /superman/show/1524/summary.html   (646 words)

  
 The Trades - DVD Review: Star Trek: The Animated Series   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Star Trek: The Animated Series is a four-disc set that compiles all 22 shows of the half-hour animated series that ran for sixteen episodes in 1973, and six more in 1974.
Animation director Hal Sutherland worked with associate producer, story editor and original series writer D.C. Fontana to fashion a series true to the original (in fact, scripts were derived from the same writer's bible as the live-action show) that would be entertaining for kids while providing stimulating storytelling for the adults.
Things could be done in animation that would be budget-busting for a live-action show, so more exotic creatures and locales were the general rule.
www.the-trades.com /article.php?id=5046   (1338 words)

  
 Star Trek: The Animated Series - SCIFIPEDIA   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Star Trek: The Animated Series (sometimes known as TAS or The Animated Adventures) was an animated science fiction television show that ran from 1973 to 1974.
The series was produced by Filmation and ran for two seasons, airing a total of twenty-two half-hour episodes.
He was replaced by two animated characters who made semi-regular appearances: Lieutenant Arex, a member of a species called the Edo, which had three arms and three legs; and Lt. M'Ress, a female Caitian.
scifipedia.scifi.com /index.php/Star_Trek:_The_Animated_Series   (307 words)

  
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Bob and Margaret has won a number of awards and accolades including TV Guide Magazines public choice for favourite animated show and Best Prime Time Animated Series at the LA World Animation Celebration.
This was because the major funding for the production was from Canada and this required that the series tell stories based in Canada.
Alison and David consulted on the series, but did not direct or story edit the shows as they did in the first two series.
www.awn.com /snowden-fine/bobmarg.php   (342 words)

  
 The Trek Nation - Star Trek: The Animated Series
Series stars recall on-set antics, friendships, discuss their new projects and staying in touch with co-stars.
Ironically, the animated series was cancelled for being too sophisticated for children, who were never its intended audience.
Star Trek: The Complete Animated Series, which debuted in September 1973, is available now to order from Amazon.com.
www.treknation.com /reviews/the_complete_animated_series.shtml   (952 words)

  
 Star Trek: The Animated Series (1973)
She gives the series its only chance for Kirk to get laid, though to match the Saturday morning milieu, he passes on her charms.
The Original series didn’t often refer to events in the crew’s lives prior to their arrival on the Enterprise, so that makes stories like “Albatross” all the more interesting.
They discuss the origins of the Animated Series and its development, various cast and crew notes, some script and episode specifics, Gene Roddenberry’s involvement, the animation processes, visuals, and various pressures, continuity, and the show’s legacy.
www.dvdmg.com /startrekanimatedseries.shtml   (4235 words)

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