Tag Archives: Woody Woodpecker

The Lantz Legacy
WALTER LANTZ ARCHIVE
April 29, 2017 posted by

The Lantz Legacy

Psst, a secret. After fifty columns looking at so many facets and anecdotes of Walter’s life, here is how his legacy resonates today.

Animation Anecdotes #303
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 3, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #303

Animator Dave Spafford created three versions of Woody Woodpecker – one for each nominee – to announce the winner of the 1991 Academy Award for Best Cartoon Short.

Weird “Woody Woodpecker” Records
ANIMATION SPIN
January 31, 2017 posted by

Weird “Woody Woodpecker” Records

Take a look at two “studio cast” LP’s from the late 1950’s featuring Walter Lantz Car-Tune songs that filled out their track lists with previously released recordings.

Red, White and Moon
WALTER LANTZ ARCHIVE
October 29, 2016 posted by

Red, White and Moon

Looking back, the moon landing was a harbinger of American destiny in the Cold War, with a revelation about what may have obscured an historic art gallery.