Category Archives: CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING

Seein’ Psychedelic Spots
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
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…
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
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…

Red Riding Hucksters
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
May 31, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Red Riding Hucksters

Ever since the writers in the cartoon business discovered deadlines, fairy tales have been a surefire way to fill up screen time. That goes for commercials too. One of the…

Celebrity Voices Impersonated
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
May 17, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Celebrity Voices Impersonated

Ever since the advent of sound film, celebrity vocal impersonations have been a staple of animation. Some of cartoondom’s brightest stars (Gandy Goose and Sourpuss anyone?) have been patterned after…