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Dutch Delights!
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
May 25, 2014 posted by Fred Patten

Dutch Delights!

I am interrupting my series on the Tezuka Pro TV Specials of 1978-1989 to bring you a review of “Dutch Delights!”, a program of recent independent, fine-art & experimental shorts…

Animation Anecdotes #163
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
May 23, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #163

The Voice of Dynomutt. Voice artist Frank Welker in 1997 talked about doing the original voice for the Hanna-Barbera character Dynomutt in 1976. “I remember they originally wanted an Art…

Waking “Sleeping Beauty” Records
ANIMATION SPIN
May 20, 2014 posted by Greg Ehrbar

Waking “Sleeping Beauty” Records

A Broadway legend makes magic and a Mouseketeer inspires mystery in recordings based on Walt Disney’s Sleeping Beauty. SONGS FROM WALT DISNEY’S SLEEPING BEAUTY Camarata Orchestra and Chorus with Solos…

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…