Category Archives: WORLD OF KNIGHT

Soyuzmultfilm: The Fun Years
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February 4, 2015 posted by

Soyuzmultfilm: The Fun Years

Those of us who are Baby Boomers are possibly acquainted with Russian animation without knowing it. Those elaborate, sober, drowsy cartoons with stereotyped casts of sly wolves and foxes, vulnerable…

Superkatt: His Story
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August 13, 2014 posted by

Superkatt: His Story

Editor’s Note: Milton Knight returns to Cartoon Research today to shed light on one of his favorite comic book series and its artist creator, Dan Gordon – an animator who…

Toons of the Orient 3: East Steals West
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January 13, 2014 posted by

Toons of the Orient 3: East Steals West

Probably because their films were unlikely to be seen in America, 1930s Japanese animators of the 1930s freely “borrowed” drawings and characters from American sources. Sometimes Popeye or Mickey Mouse…

The Shock Of The New
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January 1, 2014 posted by

The Shock Of The New

Motion picture visuals worldwide underwent a transformation with the emergence of the popular styles of Art Deco and Art Moderne. Art Deco held sway during the 1920s and early 1930s;…

Toons Of The Orient
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November 6, 2013 posted by

Toons Of The Orient

Editor’s Note: Today we present a guest column from my longtime friend Milton Knight. Most know Milton for his amazing paintings and artwork, his comics (Hugo, Mighty Mouse, etc.) and…