Tag Archives: Bullwinkle

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…

Sneak Peek at Darrell Van Citters new Jay Ward Book
News
September 3, 2013 posted by Jerry Beck

Sneak Peek at Darrell Van Citters new Jay Ward Book

Remember these guys? Animator Darrell Van Citters, who put together the must-have Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol book, has been spending the last few years tracking down the rarest of the…

Animation Anecdotes  #123
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
August 16, 2013 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #123

That Kelly Girl. Selby Kelly applied to the Disney studio by sending in her portfolio and was hired as an artist by mail without having ever actually physically meeting anyone…

Animation Anecdotes #112
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
May 31, 2013 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #112

Time Paradox. In the Warner Brothers’ cartoon “Bear Feat” (1949), the gag involves the Bear family trying to put together an act for Mingling Bros. Circus after reading an ad…

Animation Anecdotes #109
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
May 10, 2013 posted by Jim Korkis

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…

Cartoon Playing Cards
Animation History
April 22, 2013 posted by Jerry Beck

Cartoon Playing Cards

It’s hard to believe classic cartoon characters were ever more popular – at least among the younger viewers – than during the late 1950s, early 1960s. And during that time…