Tag Archives: Harman-Ising

The Melodies Were Still Merrie
NEEDLE DROP NOTES
September 17, 2019 posted by James Parten

The Melodies Were Still Merrie

During the 1931-32 film season the Warner Brothers cartoon unit started their second series of cartoons, titled “Merrie Melodies”. Here are the songs that inspired them.

Those MGM Jazz Frog Cartoons
Christopher P. Lehman
January 14, 2017 posted by

Those MGM Jazz Frog Cartoons

Beyond producing cartoons starring humanoid versions of Bosko and Honey at MGM, Harman and Ising also specialized in films starring caricatures of black jazz musicians – as frogs.

Yuletide Flickers!
THUNDERBEAN THURSDAY
December 8, 2016 posted by

Yuletide Flickers!

The idea of “Yuletide Flickers” was to have a collection that resembled both holiday shows at movie theaters and the home movie experiences of the past.