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Streamline Pictures – Part 4
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
May 10, 2015 posted by Fred Patten

Streamline Pictures – Part 4

Continuing the outline format and chronology of Streamline Pictures history, where I was employed from January 1991 through March 2002. This week I cover the company’s output from 1994 through…

Animation Anecdotes #211
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
May 8, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #211

The Origin of Yogi Bear. From the first issue of Exposure Sheet (July 1967), the in-house Hanna-Barbera Studio newsletter, from an article entitled “The Improbable World of Hanna-Barbera” credited to…

Streamline Pictures – Part 3
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
May 3, 2015 posted by Fred Patten

Streamline Pictures – Part 3

To Recap: Carl Macek and Jerry Beck established Streamline Pictures in 1988 with a mission to accurately dub Japanese animation after years of substandard, dumbed-down dialogue and replaced music –…

Lost TV Anime
LOST PLANET ANIME
May 2, 2015 posted by Charles Brubaker

Lost TV Anime

People involved in film preservation can attest to the challenges of finding missing films. Maybe the original masters were thrown out, maybe it got destroyed in a fire, or maybe…

Animation Anecdotes #210
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
May 1, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #210

Fairy Voices. One of the things that made the early Disney animated features so memorable was the careful selection of voices for the characters. The voices for the three fairies,…