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DVD REVIEW: DePatie-Freleng’s “Super 6”
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July 27, 2013 posted by

DVD REVIEW: DePatie-Freleng’s “Super 6”

In this day and age, you just never know what weird and obscure cartoon will suddenly reappear, after being hidden from public for years, maybe decades. Case in point: DePatie-Freleng’s…

Book Review: “Nudnik Revealed!”
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July 3, 2013 posted by

Book Review: “Nudnik Revealed!”

What’s Nudnik? Nudnik was animator Gene Deitch’s favorite creation, the star of a series of twelve Paramount theatrical cartoons in the 1960s – and a character pretty much forgotten today….

“Accidentally Preserved”
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June 8, 2013 posted by

“Accidentally Preserved”

Today I’m going recommend a wonderful new compilation DVD with only one animated film on it. Accidentally Preserved Volume 1 collects nine “rare or lost silent films” and makes them…

“Of Mice and Magic” In Japanese!
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March 7, 2013 posted by

“Of Mice and Magic” In Japanese!

Only 30 years after its original release, Leonard Maltin’s Of Mice and Magic is now available in Japanese! Leonard and I only just received copies of the two-volume(!) reprint this…