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Animation Anecdotes #204
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 20, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #204

Friz Freleng and Oswald the Rabbit. Animation legend Friz Freleng worked on the first theatrical released Oswald the Lucky Rabbit cartoon, Trolley Troubles. In Trolley Troubles, Freleng was given the…

“The Man Called Flintstone” on Records
ANIMATION SPIN
March 17, 2015 posted by Greg Ehrbar

“The Man Called Flintstone” on Records

The first and only theatrical Flintstones animated feature resulted in a highly prized — and slightly bogus — Hanna-Barbera soundtrack album. Hanna-Barbera Presents THE MAN CALLED FLINTSTONE A Columbia Pictures…

Fred’s Second Anniversary Post
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
March 15, 2015 posted by Fred Patten

Fred’s Second Anniversary Post

My columns on French theatrical animated features have ended just in time to celebrate my second anniversary on Jerry’s Cartoon Research. My first column appeared here on March 14, 2013;…

Animation Anecdotes #203
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 13, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #203

Peter Tytla: The Dumbo Boy. The December 29, 1941 issue of Time Magazine had a review of Disney’s recently released animated feature Dumbo. It included in the review of the…