LEGO

Essential Seven Cartoons Based on “R” Rated Movies

A weird thing started happening with cartoons in the ’80s. Studios began producing cartoons based on “R” rated films. Movies that kids aren’t allowed to see suddenly showed up on Saturday mornings in toon form. Why? Well I assume the thinking that if the concept works for adults, tone down the language, violence, and nudity and you have an instant kid classic! Take the film Friday. The filmĀ revolves around Craig Jones (Ice Cube) and Smokey (Chris Tucker), who must pay a drug dealer $200 by Friday night. Wow, that sounds like a show kids should see! With a big giant face palm to the face, here are the Essential Seven Cartoons Based on “R” Rated Movies:

 

…continue reading Essential Seven Cartoons Based on “R” Rated Movies


Tags: , , , , ,
Comments: Comments Off on Essential Seven Cartoons Based on “R” Rated Movies

New GI-JOE Film Looks Unfinished

Hasbro has released the first look at the new GI-JOE cartoon. TheĀ HUB Network website also has the following description:

Branded as renegades for crimes they did not commit, a heroic group of young G.I.s is forced to “turn fugitive” as they battle to clear their names, and expose the evil that is COBRA Industries — a seemingly benevolent mega-corporation covertly controlled by a rogues gallery intent on creating a New World Order.

Apparently the original story of who GI-Joe is wasn’t good enough and now they just substituted it with the A-Team.


Tags: , , , ,
Comments: Comments Off on New GI-JOE Film Looks Unfinished