Category Archives: ANIMATION ANECDOTES

Animation Anecdotes #389
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 16, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #389

“The colors are rich, the music is rich, the story is good and it was the first major work about Halloween which is one of the more popular holidays.”

Animation Anecdotes #388
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 9, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #388

“I appreciate the compliment of being called the ‘creator’ of Bugs Bunny but Bugs had many fathers. My co-sires: Tex Avery, Friz Freleng, Bob Clampett and Bob McKimson.”

Animation Anecdotes #387
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 2, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #387

“Even when I was very small, I used to dream of one day creating characters. Once, I saw a Disney film and I used to dream that one day my characters might be up there.”

Animation Anecdotes #386
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
October 26, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #386

“I remember when he couldn’t sell his later pilots – the hilarious Fang, the Wonder Dog, Hawkear, and The Stupor Bowl – he said, ‘CBS dislikes us; NBC hates us and ABC detests us!’

Animation Anecdotes #385
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
October 19, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #385

One national magazine group invited children to write letters on ‘Why I Like Scrappy’, and gave prizes in the form of merchandise featuring the smiling little cartoon character.

Animation Anecdotes #384
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
October 12, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #384

Larz Bourne was a writer and cartoonist. He was the one who came up with the name Deputy Dawg as well as the design for the character.

Animation Anecdotes #383
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
October 5, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #383

John Canemaker on researching Felix The Cat’s Pat Sullivan, “I looked up the court records, and sure enough, Sullivan financed a cat house and was a sex maniac.”

Animation Anecdotes #382
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
September 28, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #382

Screenwriter Linda Woolverton said, “Adults will have something to chew on in Beauty and the Beast. That’s why animated films are so interesting to make.

“Evil Toons” (1992)
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
September 22, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

“Evil Toons” (1992)

Move over, Cool World! You weren’t the only R-Rated version of Roger Rabbit to appear in 1992. Here’s the one that was shot in eight days at the cost of $140,000.