Category Archives: CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING

Commercial Grab Bag
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August 9, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Commercial Grab Bag

Once again it’s no-theme day here at Cartoon Research, and we have a dazzling array of loose ends and leftovers for your viewing pleasure. Feel free to run into the…

A Few Bugs in the System
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July 26, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

A Few Bugs in the System

Summer’s here, and that usually means insects. As much as folks hate ‘em in real life, insects in cartoons can sometimes become beloved characters. Advertisers even use them as mascots,…

Those 70′s Spots
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July 19, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Those 70′s Spots

What can you say about the 70′s that hasn’t already been said? Inflation was up and employment was down. Cheezy bad taste was considered to be tops in entertainment. The…

Seein’ Psychedelic Spots
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June 21, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Seein’ Psychedelic Spots

The Beatles animated movie Yellow Submarine may not have been the first animation to employ “Pop-Art” in it’s design, but it was an early and successful example. Despite it’s profitability…

The Wind-up… The Pitch…
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June 14, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

The Wind-up… The Pitch…

Remember when every normal, red-blooded American kid wanted to play baseball, and only the real weirdo’s wanted to draw pictures? Major league players like Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris were…