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Animation Anecdotes #352
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 2, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #352

In 1982, Don Bluth discussed his next picture, a modern-day fairy tale, based on a very old story. That project, East of the Sun West of the Moon, was never produced.

Animation Anecdotes #345
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
January 12, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #345

Chuck Jones, talking about his animated segment in Stay Tuned (1992) said, “It’s more like the old Warner Bros. cartoons which could be enjoyed by all audiences.”

Animation Anecdotes #344
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
January 5, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #344

“Mighty Mouse represents me wanting to entertain people,” says Ralph Bakshi. “I’m allowing myself to have more fun. I want to make people fall on the floor laughing.”

UPA’s “Gay Purr-ee” on Records
ANIMATION SPIN
October 24, 2017 posted by Greg Ehrbar

UPA’s “Gay Purr-ee” on Records

With such a stellar cast and songwriting team, powerhouse studio marketing and a who’s-who of artists behind it, UPA’s second feature couldn’t miss, right?

Animation Anecdotes #334
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
October 20, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #334

President Bill Clinton entertained animator Chuck Jones in the Oval Office in February 1993. Clinton confided, “I often feel like Wile E. Coyote trying to achieve the impossible.”