Category Archives: CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING

Sweets for the Sweet
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
December 6, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Sweets for the Sweet

Advertising is mainly about trying to sell you things that you don’t necessarily need. The sweet snacks and goodies that wreck your teeth, make you put on pounds, and break…

A Really Big Shoe
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
November 29, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

A Really Big Shoe

Those shoe commercials always promised that you’d be a better athlete if you purchased a pair of their wares. Magic wedges, super-arch cushions, and torsion-air ride would see to that….

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…

Bob Arbogast and Friends
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
November 8, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Bob Arbogast and Friends

Michigan-based Highland Appliance company was once one of the largest electronics retailers in the nation, and now it isn’t. Founded in 1933, they went out of business sixty years later….

Cereal Thrillers
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
October 25, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Cereal Thrillers

Why was animation used so often to sell cereal? A lot of people in advertising think cereal is just for kids, and they think the same thing about cartoons. Of…