Recent Posts

Animation Anecdotes #178
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
September 5, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #178

Who Was That Masked Man? The first Lone Ranger animated television series ran on CBS from September 10, 1966, to September 6, 1969. It was produced by Format Films and…

“Raggedy Ann and Andy” (1977): A Mind-Boggling Adventure
ANIMATION SPIN
September 2, 2014 posted by Greg Ehrbar

“Raggedy Ann and Andy” (1977): A Mind-Boggling Adventure

A peek at the soundtrack album to animation’s most expensive-yet-experimental, corporate-yet-independent and mainstream-yet-eccentric theatrical feature – ever! RAGGEDY ANN & ANDY: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Columbia Records…

Everybody Loves Animals
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
August 30, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Everybody Loves Animals

If you’re like me, you would be more inclined to take the word of a cartoon animal than a real live human being. Maybe that’s why animals make the perfect…

Animation Anecdotes #177
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
August 29, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #177

Maurice Noble and Fresh Ideas. In a 1992 interview, animation designer Maurice Noble said, “Whatever I worked on, I tried to give freshness and make as eye-appealing as possible. Always,…