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Animation Anecdotes #256
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
April 1, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #256

In 1990, there was some controversy about an animated commercial where Popeye states, “I’m Popeye the Quaker Man” – as members of the religious Quakers strongly disapproved of the violence-prone sailor.

A Letter From Bill Melendez
Christopher P. Lehman
March 26, 2016 posted by Christopher P. Lehman

A Letter From Bill Melendez

When I was working on my dissertation and future book The Colored Cartoon almost twenty years ago, I wrote to several animators to see what memories they would share about…

Animation Anecdotes #255
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 25, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #255

Producer Gary Goldman told about recording actor John Carradine as the voice of the great owl in The Secret of Nimh: Carradine suffered from acute crippling arthritis and that he was on pain killers.