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  • I have to say even as a hardened Tezuka fan I was not prepared for the 1960s version of Astro Boy, which is far less cheerful than the 1980s version.

    Anime Nano!

  • Speed Racer = shiny; and now we have Astro Boy, which is looking pretty snazzy, though I feel quite teased, we need more!


  • Variety reports this morning that Kristen Bell ("Veronica Mars") has been cast as the lead female role (possibly for the part of Uran, Astro Boy's sister, although no character was mentioned in the release) in Warner Bros.' upcoming CG-animated "Astro Boy" film, due to hit theaters next year.

    Kristen Bell Signs On To ‘Astro Boy’ CGI Film

  • Freddie Highmore (Spiderwick Chronicles) has been cast in the role of Astro Boy which is set to hit theatres in 2009.

    Comic Book Movie

  • A thrilling tale of a true hero, 'Astro Boy' is an all-new, full-length feature film full of action, adventure, humor and heart.

    Anime Nano!

  • 'Astro Boy' vs. 'Dragonball': Should Cartoon Adaptations Be Animated, or Live Action?


  • It reminds me of when I was a child, having one of those lucid dreams of flying around like an out-of-control Astro Boy, one arm raised to the sky, soaring towards the clouds before waking abruptly: elated, but heart very much in mouth.

    The art of aerobatic wing walking

  • He-Man, Astro Boy, The zapper, and more pop culture artifacts star in JP Cuison's concert posters.

    Prince Adam sells some jeans, KISS/Super Mario Bros. 3 mashup (and more)

  • Ninja Assassin, Astro Boy, and The Fourth Kind top the mainstream this week.

    New DVD & Blu-ray Releases for March 16th, 2010

  • "In its latest financial results, Imagi said it recorded a net loss of 726 million Hong Kong dollars $93.4 million for the six months that ended on Sept. 30, 2009 — just before Astro Boy was released in October."

    Hong Kong Studio Imagi Animation Has Officially Shut Down «


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