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The Shock Of The New
WORLD OF KNIGHT
January 1, 2014 posted by Milton Knight

The Shock Of The New

Motion picture visuals worldwide underwent a transformation with the emergence of the popular styles of Art Deco and Art Moderne. Art Deco held sway during the 1920s and early 1930s;…

Animation Anecdotes #142
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
December 27, 2013 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #142

Animated Ziggy. Ziggy is the loveable loser lead character in a newspaper comic panel of the same name. “Ziggy” first appeared in small books from the American Greetings Company in…

Merry Christmas!
Event
December 25, 2013 posted by Jerry Beck

Merry Christmas!

Season’s Greetings to all of you, from the Cartoon Research crew. What would this day be without an obscure holiday-themed Terrytoon? Our gift to you this year is: Toyland (1932)….

Barbie Sings for Christmas!
ANIMATION SPIN
December 24, 2013 posted by Greg Ehrbar

Barbie Sings for Christmas!

Outside of some recent CG video movies, Barbie really isn’t a cartoon star. But the Mattel fashion doll has been a fixture of Saturday morning and after school cartoon shows…