Tag Archives: Walt Disney

In Her Own Words:  Margaret Kerry
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
December 5, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

In Her Own Words: Margaret Kerry

While playing the role of eldest daughter in Charlie Ruggles early TV sit-com, Margaret Kerry’s agent contacted her about doing the live action reference modeling for the character of Tinker Bell in Disney’s new feature, Peter Pan.

The Cuban Cabellero
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 7, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

The Cuban Cabellero

When Cuba complained strongly that it was not represented in Disney’s animated feature films Saludos Amigos and Three Caballeros, the Disney Studio took the objection very seriously.

Disney’s “Trick or Treat” (1952)
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
October 30, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Disney’s “Trick or Treat” (1952)

Released 1952 and directed by Jack Hannah, the Donald Duck short “Trick or Treat” has become a annual holiday classic. Here’s everything you ever wanted to know about the film – but were too “scared” to ask!

Animation Anecdotes #231
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
September 25, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #231

Hitler loved Disney cartoons and had a copy of Snow White delivered to his private movie theater. He considered it one of the greatest movies ever made. His personal collection also included eighteen Mickey Mouse shorts.