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Animation Anecdotes #197
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January 30, 2015 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #197

The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat. The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat (1974) was an animated feature sequel to the popular Fritz the Cat (1972). It was directed…

In His Own Words:  Bob McKimson
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
January 29, 2015 posted by

In His Own Words: Bob McKimson

I’ve talked about animation legend Bob McKimson before on this site. McKimson was born in 1910 and passed away in 1977. He died from a massive heart attack while eating…

Japanese Animated Commercials, Part 4
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January 28, 2015 posted by

Japanese Animated Commercials, Part 4

Here we go again with these silly Japanese adverts! Let’s see what’s in store this week. Maruai Hanakatsuo 1960s commercial for a brand of katsuobushi. Featuring an American woman speaking…