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Animation Anecdotes #188
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 21, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #188

Unusual Clampett Credits. While most of animation legend Bob Clampett’s credits are for Warners cartoons and Beany and Cecil, here are a few unusual credits on his resume that he…

Mickey Mouse: “This is My Life” (1971)
ANIMATION SPIN
November 18, 2014 posted by Greg Ehrbar

Mickey Mouse: “This is My Life” (1971)

Mickey did an in-depth interview for a most unique Disney album that tied into a Theme Park attraction, though not quite thoroughly enough. MICKEY MOUSE: THIS IS MY LIFE Disneyland…

A Festival Of Advertising Fun
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
November 15, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

A Festival Of Advertising Fun

That’s right gang, it’s another no-theme day at Cartoon Research. Please enjoy this hastily assembled compendium of colossal clips. Standard Oil Here’s a couple of excerpts from a sales film…

Animation Anecdotes #187
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 14, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #187

Bugs Bunny’s Girlfriend. There was a 1945 New York Times newspaper article where animation legend Friz Freleng was quoted as saying “We don’t want to give him (Bugs Bunny) a…

In His Own Words:  Marc Davis
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 12, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

In His Own Words: Marc Davis

Marc Davis was called by Walt his “Renaissance Man” because of his contributions in so many areas from animation to Imagineering. He joined the Disney Studios in 1935 as an…