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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,…

Bugs Bunny Breaks a Sweat
ANIMATION SPIN
August 26, 2014 posted by Greg Ehrbar

Bugs Bunny Breaks a Sweat

In today’s column, we listen to a classic recording of Bugs Bunny’s race against Cecil Turtle, with Mel Blanc; on another LP, Bugs takes a cruise to Fort Lauderdale, without…

Animation Anecdotes #176
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
August 22, 2014 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #176

Another Bomb. In 1992, animation designer Maurice Noble remembered his time working at Warners. “I would often look in to see (Mike) Maltese at work on a story idea and…

Robotan (1966)
LOST PLANET ANIME
August 20, 2014 posted by Charles Brubaker

Robotan (1966)

Sometimes there comes a show that’s just plain mystery because very little of it that survives. What the show was like, who worked on it, where it came from. Today,…