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Animation Anecdotes #237
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 13, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #237

“Rhapsody Rabbit” (1946) features concert pianist Bugs Bunny’s challenges as he tries to perform Liszt’s Hungarian Rhapsody while being harassed by a mouse. Sound familiar?

Paramount Cartoons 1964-65
Animation History
November 9, 2015 posted by Jerry Beck

Paramount Cartoons 1964-65

The 1964-65 season would be a period of transition. Seymour Kneitel’s passing brought some unanticipated changes, director Howard Post and plenty of new characters.

Streamline Anime Titles That Never Were
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
November 8, 2015 posted by Fred Patten

Streamline Anime Titles That Never Were

At Streamline Pictures, we tried to acquire “Take the X Train” for release. And there were a couple of other anime titles Streamline couldn’t get for one reason or another. Here is a special column about them.

The Cuban Cabellero
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 7, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

The Cuban Cabellero

When Cuba complained strongly that it was not represented in Disney’s animated feature films Saludos Amigos and Three Caballeros, the Disney Studio took the objection very seriously.

Animation Anecdotes #236
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 6, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #236

Godzilla, Monster’s Inc., The Penguins from Madgascar, Joe Grant, Vin Deisel, Pete Docter and more in this week’s group of anecdotes.