Captain Planet the movie is a thing that is happening

Sony is prepping a Captain Planet MOVIE! Which means we're getting a movie about a blue man with a green mullet who appears when five kids smoosh their magic planet rings together. Go Planet! » 6/28/13 8:00am 6/28/13 8:00am

The Terminator Saga is Officially Being Rebooted!

Check out the first clip from Pacific Rim. Learn one possible reason why Mary Jane was cut from Amazing Spider-Man 2. A live-action Captain Planet is coming! Paul W.S. Anderson says Resident Evil 6 films this fall. Julianne Moore could join Hunger Games. Plus hints about Under the Dome and Person of Interest. Spoilers! » 6/28/13 6:00am 6/28/13 6:00am

Captain Planet returns to kill off the rest of Earth's human population

Last year Don Cheadle portrayed an unstable Captain Planet, in wich the green-haired environmentalist snapped and started turning every human into a tree. It was beautiful. And now Captain Planet is back! With most of the Planeteers dead by Captain's hands, only Ma-Ti is left to cower under Planet's new rule. There… » 11/27/12 9:01am 11/27/12 9:01am

Live-action Captain Planet fan film recycles all your nostalgic memories

Will the live-action Captain Planet movie ever really happen? It seems like a longshot — but this fan-made trailer for a Captain Planet epic reminds us all just how silly and awesome the half-naked blue superhero could be. And how topical, maybe. » 8/15/12 12:09am 8/15/12 12:09am

Hipster He-Man and Other High-Fashion Cartoon Heroes

He-Man has been around since 1980, and it's high time he got a wardrobe update. Illustrator Fabian Ciraolo is happy to oblige, designing new looks for the prince of Eternia and other cartoon favorites: the Thundercats, Jem, Captain Planet, and She-Ra all earn themselves a fashion makeover. » 3/24/12 5:00pm 3/24/12 5:00pm

Captain Planet's Planeteers were secretly the kids from The Magic…

At least according to this side-by-side comparison by Jamie Steinheimer. Does this make Ms. Frizzle some sort of Gaea-like Earth deity? Of course, she's cut from the same cloth as David the Gnome, who famously died on national television by turning into a psychedelic tree. » 3/05/12 7:20am 3/05/12 7:20am

The edgy anime version of Captain Planet that never was

What if, instead of hanging out with Ted Turner and going back in time to fight Hitler, Captain Planet and the Planeteers were the stars of an R-rated anime in which they threw out their sweet vests and became disaffected eco-terrorists hooked on endangered, psychoactive toads? » 2/06/12 7:50am 2/06/12 7:50am

Superhero bromances sealed with a fist-bump

Science fiction and superhero stories are brimming with bromances, and artist Henry Bonsu celebrates male bonding with dynamic duos of fist-bumping friends. [Henry the Worst via ComicsAlliance] » 9/24/11 9:00am 9/24/11 9:00am

Watch Captain Planet go insane, kill everyone

What if Captain Planet went insane? We think it would look a lot like this totally demented Captain Planet video, starring Don Cheadle as the superhero who fights against pollution. It's Captain Planet, muthafucka! » 8/31/11 10:24am 8/31/11 10:24am

Captain Planet to get a live action feature film!

Captain Planet is getting his own live-action movie debut — which means we're getting a blue, mostly-shirtless superhero who sports a bright red caplet, hot pants, boots and a green mullet. SOLD. » 7/20/11 10:20am 7/20/11 10:20am

The Secret Origin of Captain Planet!

A poor bunny rabbit is exposed to the molecular duplication ray — and its evil opposite is created, in this amazing clip from Captain Planet and the Planeteers. The new Captain Planet DVD set is full of equally ludicrous moments. » 5/03/11 6:06pm 5/03/11 6:06pm

Trash Fights Back: The scariest monsters made of garbage!

Is there anything scarier than a garbage monster? If you even survived a trash-monster attack, you'd have to take one continuous shower for a week to feel clean afterwards. Plus some garbage monsters contain a lot of rusty metal. » 2/24/11 9:00am 2/24/11 9:00am

BP's oil spill unleashes an outpouring of angry fan art

Now that the U.S. Attorney General's announced that the oil spill has made almost a third of the Gulf of Mexico off-limits, people are taking their anger to the internet. Here's a collection of pissed-off, BP-inspired cartoons, videos and illustrations » 6/01/10 4:03pm 6/01/10 4:03pm

Lying Liars And The "Captain Planet" Movie Hoax

Generally we cry foul at any sign of childhood-pillaging remakes, but for some reason I was excited about the Captain Planet movie rumor. Until my dreams for a green-mulleted hero were crushed by common sense. » 8/05/09 2:05pm 8/05/09 2:05pm