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Animation Anecdotes #218
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
June 26, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #218

Dave Fleischer On Screen. In the low budget Republic live action movie Trocadero (1944), actor Eddie Bartell introduces several minor celebrities in the audience at that famous nightclub including “The…

Famous Studios 1946-47
FAMOUS STUDIOS ARCHIVE
June 22, 2015 posted by Jerry Beck

Famous Studios 1946-47

More Noveltoons! The 1946-47 season brought about eight Noveltoons which broke down into three “Screen Songs”, one (still lost) “Snuffy Smith” cartoon, a “Herman & Henry”, a “Blackie”, and two…

Streamline Pictures – Part 10
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
June 21, 2015 posted by Fred Patten

Streamline Pictures – Part 10

Reviews, reviews, reviews. We got reviews for our product. Each one spreading the word about anime to an even wider, ever-growing audience. Regardless of the reviewer’s taste, these reviews (positive…

Animation Anecdotes #217
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
June 19, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #217

Recreating Gertie. Last year (2014) marked the 100th anniversary of Winsor McCay’s still wonderful animated short Gertie the Dinosaur (1914). A pantheon of legendary names that represent early animation including…