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Animation Anecdotes #146
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
January 24, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #146

Peter Puck. Disney did some odd character creations for a number of commercial clients over the decades – but Peter Puck was the work of Hanna-Barbera. “When I was with…

“The Jetsons” on the Record
ANIMATION SPIN
January 21, 2014 posted by Greg Ehrbar

“The Jetsons” on the Record

Two classic Jetsons LP records introduce Rosie, showcase Jet Screamer and take the family to the moon and more. THE JETSONS Original TV Soundtracks! Colpix Records CP-213 (12” LP /…

The Bosko Comic Strip – Part 1
Animation History
January 20, 2014 posted by Jerry Beck

The Bosko Comic Strip – Part 1

Way back when, on my old Lost Warner Bros. Original Titles page, I posted two rare examples of the 1934 Bosko comic strip (or perhaps better described as a “comic…

More Indian Animation 2
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
January 19, 2014 posted by Fred Patten

More Indian Animation 2

Once again, another column devoted to the constantly growing animation industry (and fandom) in India. These stories are culled from the October 2013 posts of India’s online industry newsletter, Animation…

Animation Anecdotes #145
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
January 17, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #145

Charlie Chaplin and Walter Lantz. Actor Charlie Chaplin was an influence on Walt Disney but also on Walter Lantz. Lantz told an interviewer: “What I used to do was project…