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Animation Anecdotes #188
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 21, 2014 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #188

Unusual Clampett Credits. While most of animation legend Bob Clampett’s credits are for Warners cartoons and Beany and Cecil, here are a few unusual credits on his resume that he…

DePatie-Freleng’s “Hoot Kloot”
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November 19, 2014 posted by

DePatie-Freleng’s “Hoot Kloot”

Continuing my series of posts on DePatie-Freleng’s later theatrical works – another one they did was “Hoot Kloot”, about a sheriff in the wild west. Like many cartoon characters, Hoot…

A Festival Of Advertising Fun
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November 15, 2014 posted by

A Festival Of Advertising Fun

That’s right gang, it’s another no-theme day at Cartoon Research. Please enjoy this hastily assembled compendium of colossal clips. Standard Oil Here’s a couple of excerpts from a sales film…

Animation Anecdotes #187
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 14, 2014 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #187

Bugs Bunny’s Girlfriend. There was a 1945 New York Times newspaper article where animation legend Friz Freleng was quoted as saying “We don’t want to give him (Bugs Bunny) a…

History was made on fllm!
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November 13, 2014 posted by

History was made on fllm!

Some things you may not know about film, why things are the way they are, and why film continues to be so important! Perhaps the one most important thing to…