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This past weekend, Andrew Stanton, the man behind many of the best animated movies of the last 15 years, said the upcoming John Carter of Mars movie will not be a Pixar movie, but will be firmly under the Disney banner.  Stanton also dismissed rumors that the film would be entirely 3D in nature. The look of the film will be “very real,” and not highly-stylized, due to what Stanton sees as the way the original story has been ripped off by many different movies over the years; it’ll also be a faithful retelling, with Carter remaining the Civil War

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Todd McFarlaneToys

If you haven’t figured it out by now, those of us in the United States of America are going through some tough economic times.  The recession has caused massive layoffs in the publishing industry (with many magazines, and newspapers shutting down) to the point where my long running claim that print is dead may finally happen.   The bad times don’t just affect the print, automotive, and housing industries, however.  Todd McFarlane wrote an official announcement of the layoffs at toy company in the Spawn message board.

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