Tag Archives: Bugs Bunny

Quiz Show Cartoons – part 4: 1950s
NEEDLE DROP NOTES
May 14, 2017 posted by James Parten

Quiz Show Cartoons – part 4: 1950s

During the late 1950’s, Warner Bros. released several cartoons spoofing individual television shows. It is these cartoons – Wideo Wabbit (1956) and People Are Bunny (1959) – that concern us here.

Pondering “Go Get The Ax”
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January 16, 2017 posted by James Parten

Pondering “Go Get The Ax”

No one knows much about this song – featured in Oswald’s “Alaska” and strummed by Bugs Bunny in “Hare Trigger”. But I have my own theory as to the origins of this number.

Animation Anecdotes #294
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
December 30, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #294

“Bugs Bunny was a counter revolutionary – not a revolutionary”, said Chuck Jones. “You know, this means war!’ – that was a line of Groucho’s I could not refrain from stealing.”

A Letter From Martha Sigall
Christopher P. Lehman
June 18, 2016 posted by Christopher P. Lehman

A Letter From Martha Sigall

With the Fourth of July upon us in a few weeks, I thought I would present correspondence about Any Bonds Today (1941) from the late, great, beloved Martha Sigall.

Animation Anecdotes #248
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
February 5, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #248

Excerpts from a letter to Bruno Edera by animator Osamu Tezuka, quotes from Jeff Smith, Don Bluth, Walter Lantz, Jessica Rabbit and… Chevy Chase? Another great week of anecdotes.