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alt text “Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron” on Blu-ray Combo Pack – October 2, 2015

“Epic in every sense of the word” – Peter Travers, Rolling Stone MARVEL’S AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON GET IT EARLY ON DIGITAL 3D, DIGITAL HD AND DISNEY MOVIES ANYWHERE September 8, 2015 AVAILABLE ON 3D BLU-RAY™ COMBO PACK, BLU-RAY, DVD, DIGITAL SD AND ON-DEMAND October 2, 2015 Includes Never-Before-Seen... 

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS IN THE USA

THE COMPETITION IS RUFF ON “THE VIEW’S” SEVENTH ANNUAL MUTT SHOW PRESENTED BY DENTASTIX® FRIDAY, JULY 31

“The View” is a live, one-hour daily talk show from ABC featuring moderator Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie Perez, Nicolle Wallace and Raven-Symoné. On March 27, 2015, the talk... 

SCHEDULED GUESTS ON ABC’S “JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE” JULY 27-31

“Jimmy Kimmel Live” airs every weeknight at 11:35 p.m., ET/PT and features a diverse lineup of guests that include celebrities, athletes, musical acts, comedians and human... 

FOX ORDERS ANOTHER HELPING OF “MASTERCHEF” AND JUDGES GORDON RAMSAY, GRAHAM ELLIOT AND CHRISTINA TOSI WILL RETURN TO THE HIT CULINARY SHOW

All-New Episode of MASTERCHEF Airs Tonight at 8/7c on FOX Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) has ordered a seventh season of the hit cooking competition series MASTERCHEF. Additionally,... 

alt text “Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron” on Blu-ray Combo Pack – October 2, 2015

“Epic in every sense of the word” – Peter Travers, Rolling Stone MARVEL’S AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON GET IT EARLY ON DIGITAL 3D, DIGITAL HD AND DISNEY MOVIES ANYWHERE... 

VIZ MEDIA LAUNCHES THE SHOJO ROMANTIC COMEDY MANGA SERIES MAID-SAMA!

Hilarious Romantic Sparks Fly After The Female President Of A Predominantly Male High School Is Found Working In A Maid Café By A Handsome Classmate San Francisco, CA, July... 

“WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE” LISTINGS 7/21 – 7/30

  “WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE” LISTINGS 7/21 – 7/30 July 2015 Tuesday, July 21, 2015 – AMY SCHUMER, BILL HADER and JUDD APATOW Show 12119 Wednesday,... 

J!-ENT INTERVIEWS/ARTICLES

J!-EVENT COVERAGE: The 13th Korea Times Music Festival at Hollywood Bowl (May 2, 2015)

J!-ENT’s Dennis and Charles traveled to Los Angeles for the Korea Times Music Festival at the... 

Big WOW! Comicfest 2015 By Derek Orchard (J!-ENT Interviews and Articles)

Article and Photos by Derek Orchard Big WOW! Comic fest was held in San Jose, California on April 18... 

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS AROUND THE WORLD

INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC FESTIVAL OF CÓRDOBA ANNOUNCES LINE-UP FOR THE 11TH EDITION

Special Guests To Include Howard Shore, Kenji Kawai, David Shire Honorary President Murray Gold And Third... 

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alt text 2015 J-POP SUMMIT & JAPAN FILM FEST OF S.F. ANNOUNCE GUESTS OF HONOR

The 2015 Japan Film Festival of San Francisco (JFFSF), the first and only fully-dedicated Japanese film... 

2015 J-POP SUMMIT Announces Opening Night Event At Historic Castro Theatre In S.F.

Opening Night Event On August 7th Will Screen Electric Dragon 80000V Starring Actor Tadanobu Asano And... 

2015 J-POP SUMMIT TICKETS GO ON SALE TODAY FIRST OFFICIAL GUESTS OF HONOR ANNOUNCED

General Admission And V.I.P. Passes To The Bay Area’s Premiere Japanese Pop Culture Event At Fort Mason... 

ANIME RELATED NEWS

alt text VIZ MEDIA AND ELEVEN ARTS DEBUT BORUTO: NARUTO THE MOVIE IN OVER 80 MAJOR U.S. CITIES THIS OCTOBER

Action-Filled New Anime Adventure Features The Rebellious Son Of The Legendary Ninja Naruto Who Seeks... 

[28th TIFF]This Year’s Special Animation Program: “Mobile Suit Gundam”

This Year’s Special Animation Program: “Mobile Suit Gundam” The First-Ever Major Screening Occasion... 

COMIC/MANGA NEWS & REVIEWS

alt text Witchcraft Works vol. 5 by Ryu Mizunagi (a J!-ENT Manga Review)

An exciting fifth volume!  If you are looking for a fun, sci-fi, action-packed manga series, definitely... 

TOY NEWS & REVIEWS

alt text life in plastic: LEGO CITY – Demolition Starter Set (60072) review

“LEGO CITY – Demolition Starer Set” gets five stars for its price, playability,... 

LATEST NEWS ON J!-ENT

FOX ORDERS ANOTHER HELPING OF “MASTERCHEF” AND JUDGES GORDON RAMSAY, GRAHAM ELLIOT AND CHRISTINA TOSI WILL RETURN TO THE HIT CULINARY SHOW

All-New Episode of MASTERCHEF Airs Tonight at 8/7c on FOX Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) has ordered a seventh season of the hit cooking competition series MASTERCHEF. Additionally, all three judges,... 

[28th TIFF]This Year’s Special Animation Program: “Mobile Suit Gundam”

This Year’s Special Animation Program: “Mobile Suit Gundam” The First-Ever Major Screening Occasion to Showcase the Monumental Works! Following the last year’s special screenings of “The World... 

alt text “Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron” on Blu-ray Combo Pack – October 2, 2015

“Epic in every sense of the word” – Peter Travers, Rolling Stone MARVEL’S AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON GET IT EARLY ON DIGITAL 3D, DIGITAL HD AND DISNEY MOVIES ANYWHERE September 8, 2015 AVAILABLE... 

BLU-RAY REVIEWS

alt text Adventure Time – The Complete Fifth Season (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

If you are a fan of “Adventure Time”, I can easily say that you’re getting your money’s worth with both Blu-ray releases of “Adventure Time”. But if you purchased the... 

alt text Expelled from Paradise: Limited Edition (a J!-ENT Anime on Blu-ray Disc Review)

Visually gorgeous! “Expelled from Paradise” is an exciting sci-fi action film from director Seiji Mizushima (“Fullmetal Alchemist) and screenwriter Gen Urobuchi (“Fate/Zero”,... 

alt text The irregular at magic high school – Vol. 1 enrollment (a J!-ENT Anime on Blu-ray Disc Review)

“The irregular at magic high school – Vol. 1 enrollment” Blu-ray release is one of the awesome anime on Blu-ray releases I have seen in 2015. Captivating, exciting and all-out awesome!... 

alt text Helix: Season 2 (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

If you enjoyed the first season of “Helix”, you’re in for a treat with a much more twisted, dark and enjoyable second season.  Recommended! TITLE: Helix: Season 2 YEAR OF AIR-DATE:... 

alt text Merchants of Doubt (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Merchants of Doubt” is a documentary that will open many eyes and will be a film that will inform, anger or cajole an individual, or hopefully a next generation of future leaders or scientists... 

alt text Kung Fu Killer (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Kung Fu Killer” may not be remembered as a great Donnie Yen action film, but it no doubt a thrilling action film that martial arts fans will enjoy.  If you love Teddy Chan or Donnie Yen... 

alt text My Beautiful Laundrette – The Criterion Collection #767 (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

Stephen Frear’s “My Beautiful Laundrette” is a rare film to see released in the mid-’80s.  Its display of counterculture and tackling various subjects was well-done.  Recommended! Image... 

alt text Sword Art Online II – Phantom Bullet Part 1 -: Limited Edition Blu-ray Box Set I (a J!-ENT Anime on Blu-ray review)

I found “Sword Art Online II – Phantom Bullet Part 1 -: Limited Edition Blu-ray Box Set I” to be exciting and it left me wanting more and more! I can’t wait for the second set... 

alt text Powers: Season 1 (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Powers: Season 1″ is an exciting storyline about a former superhero who has lost all his superpowers and together with his partner of the Powers Division, will do all they can to investigate... 

DVD REVIEWS

alt text Robot Chicken: Season 7 (a J!-ENT DVD Review)

“Robot Chicken: Season 7″  retains the adult humor and continues the craziness and bold parodies that the series is known for.  While there are some sketches that will appeal to many of the people... 

alt text Bleach DVD Set Twenty-Five: Original & Uncut (a J!-ENT Anime DVD Review)

A fascinating storyline after the Arrancar arc, we knew life would not be the same for Ichigo Kurosaki, and this latest volume shows how life 17-months later has been tough on him since losing his powers.... 

alt text Hiroshima mon amour – The Criterion Collection #196 (a J!-ENT DVD Review)

“Hiroshima mon amour” is an Alain Resnais masterpiece. The filmmaker no doubt has wonderful gems in his oevure, but “Hiroshima mon amour” is a unique film that is ahead of its... 

alt text Here Is Your Life – The Criterion Collection #766 (a J!-ENT DVD Review)

Mesmerizing!  Jan Troell’s “Here Is Your Life” is recommended! Image courtesy of © 1966 An Svensk Filmindustri. 2015 The Criterion Collection. All Rights Reserved. TITLE: Here... 

alt text Magi: The Kingdom of Magic – Complete DVD Set Vol. 2 (a J!-ENT Anime DVD Review)

“Magi: The Kingdom of Magic – Complete DVD Set Vol. 2″ is a fantastic, action-packed conclusion to the second season and I can’t wait for a third season! Recommended! Images... 

VIDEO GAME NEWS

E3 2015 PRESENCE ANNOUNCED FOR ROCK-THEMED CO-OP DUNGEON BRAWLER, SUPER DUNGEON BROS

Watford, United Kingdom – (June 4th, 2015) – Wired Productions, an established independent digital... 

Iron Bit Launches Major Update in Action MMO-Sandbox Experience, Colonies Online

Crafting System and Weapons Archetypes Now Available Moscow, Russia – June 5th, 2015 – Independent... 

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