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Bob Hope and Animation
SUSPENDED ANIMATION
May 10, 2019 posted by Jim Korkis

Bob Hope and Animation

Bob Hope has been caricatured several times in animation, most notably in cartoons distributed by Paramount where Hope did several live-action comedies. Here’s a checklist.

Cab Calloway Cartoons – Part 3
NEEDLE DROP NOTES
June 25, 2017 posted by

Cab Calloway Cartoons – Part 3

Disney is not usually associated with celebrity-caricature cartoons. But one of their Silly Symphonies included a Cab Calloway spoof with the same white suit …and the same degree of energy.

Famous Studios 1946-47
Animation History
June 22, 2015 posted by

Famous Studios 1946-47

More Noveltoons! The 1946-47 season brought about eight Noveltoons which broke down into three “Screen Songs”, one (still lost) “Snuffy Smith” cartoon, a “Herman & Henry”, a “Blackie”, and two…

Famous Studios 1945-46
Animation History
June 8, 2015 posted by

Famous Studios 1945-46

Introductory Note: Welcome of the first of new series of posts devoted to Paramount’s Famous Studios. I’m not exactly sure what I’ll be posting here each week – or how…

Paramount Sales News #52
WHAT ABOUT THAD?
May 25, 2015 posted by

Paramount Sales News #52

Editor’s Note: This is the final installment of Thad Komorowski’s posts reprinting rare promotional print cartoons that originally appeared weekly (sometimes intermittently) from 1934 through 1945 in the in-house trade…

Paramount Sales News #51
WHAT ABOUT THAD?
May 18, 2015 posted by

Paramount Sales News #51

September-December 1944 The penultimate post. Famous Studios has started to find its identity—sometimes for the better, but mostly for worse. By the time these saw print, Terry-Toon veterans Johnny Gent,…