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Animation Anecdotes #331
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
September 29, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #331

The soundtrack of Jafar’s song “Why Me?”, a campy and dramatic exploration of the character’s past failure, almost derailed Disney’s animated feature, Aladdin.

Animation Anecdotes #323
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August 4, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #323

Did Miss X ever get a name? As part of the promotion for a 1944 cartoon, Walter Lantz offered a reward to name Pat Matthew’s sexy dancing girl.

Animation Anecdotes #216
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June 12, 2015 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #216

Peter Peagsus. The Art of Disney Galleries was selling a limited edition Armani figurine of the little black baby flying pony from Fantasia (1940) and the base proclaims it to…

Animation Anecdotes #189
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November 28, 2014 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #189

The Animated Hair. In the cartoon “Magical Maestro” (1952), an annoying hair pops up at the bottom of the frame which was common when films were projected. However, this was…

Animation Anecdotes #117
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July 5, 2013 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #117

Candice Bergen. Candice Bergen is the daughter of ventriloquist Edgar Bergen who was a good friend of Walt Disney. Candice has always claimed that Walt Disney was her godfather. As…

Animation Anecdotes #109
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May 10, 2013 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #109

Two Thumbs Up. In the Disney animated feature, “Aladdin” (1992), when Aladdin pushes through the crowd to see Prince Achmed, he stands between caricatures of producers-directors Ron Clements and John…