Category Archives: Animation Trails

Happy Henfruit Pt. 6: “Eggs-trapolation”
Animation Trails
May 13, 2020 posted by Charles Gardner

Happy Henfruit Pt. 6: “Eggs-trapolation”

Into the late 1940’s, with another springtime holiday for eggs on the plate. It’s high time all of Hollywood’s chickens and bunnies took some tips on the subject from the greatest “Wabbit” of them all.

Beware The Leprechauns (part 4)
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April 1, 2020 posted by Charles Gardner

Beware The Leprechauns (part 4)

Toy Story had no monopoly on little green men – as those pesky leprechauns continued to show up where you least expect them, full or tricks and Irish ire.

Beware the Leprechauns!  (Part 3)
Animation Trails
March 25, 2020 posted by Charles Gardner

Beware the Leprechauns! (Part 3)

Bejabbers! Those wee men are everywhere. Not content to continue to invade both big and small screens, they even find a way to mix their roguish pranks and shenanigans into…

Beware the Leprechauns!  (Part 2)
Animation Trails
March 18, 2020 posted by Charles Gardner

Beware the Leprechauns! (Part 2)

The glory days of theatrical animation were passing on, and several studios, to quote an oft-used Irish phrase, were “not long for this world.” But two studios in particular would return to mining the realm of the leprechauns