Category Archives: FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE

The Last Days Of Mushi Pro
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
April 6, 2014 posted by Fred Patten

The Last Days Of Mushi Pro

By the end of 1970 Osamu Tezuka was gone, leaving the wreckage of Mushi Productions behind him. It was no secret that Tezuka’s feature Cleopatra had doomed the studio; but…

Early Anime Features: To 1958
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
February 2, 2014 posted by Fred Patten

Early Anime Features: To 1958

Animation in Japan before World War II was very popular, but not to the point of helping any Japanese animation industry. Instead, Japanese theatrical distributors during the 1920s and 1930s…