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Answers to Questions
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
August 28, 2016 posted by Fred Patten

Answers to Questions

A reader identified as “Steveatserve” has recently sent me a long rambling letter requesting information – and here is my attempt to answer him as best I can.

Animation Anecdotes #277
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
August 26, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #277

“It was in 1976 that Steven Lisberger, while watching the Summer Olympics on television, conceived the idea of a playful parody with animal characters in a musical fantasy employing the finest methods of animation.”

More Terrytoons in CinemaScope
LOST PLANET ANIME
August 22, 2016 posted by Charles Brubaker

More Terrytoons in CinemaScope

Most existent versions of these cartoons were panned-and-scanned for television airings, so I took upon myself to find as many wide-format prints on film as possible – the only way to view these cartoons the proper way.

Animation Anecdotes #276
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
August 19, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #276

Matt Groening shared “I have an office that is full of bootleg merchandise that people send me, because the fans know that I collect this stuff.”