Tag Archives: Playhouse Pictures

A Really Big Shoe
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
November 29, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

A Really Big Shoe

Those shoe commercials always promised that you’d be a better athlete if you purchased a pair of their wares. Magic wedges, super-arch cushions, and torsion-air ride would see to that….

Cereal Thrillers
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
October 25, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

Cereal Thrillers

Why was animation used so often to sell cereal? A lot of people in advertising think cereal is just for kids, and they think the same thing about cartoons. Of…

The Wind-up… The Pitch…
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June 14, 2014 posted by Mike Kazaleh

The Wind-up… The Pitch…

Remember when every normal, red-blooded American kid wanted to play baseball, and only the real weirdo’s wanted to draw pictures? Major league players like Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris were…