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Terrytoons’ “Dutch Treat” (1930)
BAXTER'S BREAKDOWNS
August 12, 2015 posted by Devon Baxter

Terrytoons’ “Dutch Treat” (1930)

This week’s breakdown looks into an early 1930 Terrytoon, and as with the other early Terrytoons previously analyzed here, head animator Frank Moser is given a large amount of footage in this film.

Famous Studios 1952-53
FAMOUS STUDIOS ARCHIVE
August 10, 2015 posted by Jerry Beck

Famous Studios 1952-53

A look at the Paramount animated cartoons in release during the 1952-53 season. Popeye still leads the pack and Casper is now a star. Herman and Katnip are awarded their own series – and the bouncing ball heads for retirement.

Streamline Pictures – Part 17
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
August 9, 2015 posted by Fred Patten

Streamline Pictures – Part 17

This is my final post of reviews for Streamline Pictures movies and videos – the 17th part of a series – my way of archiving the legacy of Streamline. Today Windaria, Zillion and Tainted Treats.

Animation Anecdotes #224
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
August 7, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #224

The most popular cartoon for several decades in the Soviet Union was “Nu Pogodi!” People have compared the series to Tom and Jerry or Roadrunner, but the Russian shorts had their own unique perspective.