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Animation Anecdotes #316
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
June 2, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #316

“In most cases (the animals used as devices) were from the animated show. We worked with Hanna-Barbera and they had a great visual library of all the original creatures on the series.”

May Reviews and Updates – Part 2
Reviews
May 31, 2017 posted by

May Reviews and Updates – Part 2

A few more reviews today: that new Taschen book on Disney Features, Jim Korkis on Disney’s Gremlins, and DePatie-Freleng on DVD and blu-ray.

Popeye Goes Latin – 1
NEEDLE DROP NOTES
May 28, 2017 posted by

Popeye Goes Latin – 1

Cartoons discovered the appeal of the Conga Dance, as demonstrated by its appearance in shorts from Warner Bros.. Terrytoons… and yes, Max Fleischer.

Animation Anecdotes #315
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
May 26, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #315

Don Messick recalled the day – “Joe Barbera said to me, ‘Don, you can do baby voices, can’t you? We want Pebbles to have a playmate’.”