Tag Archives: Filmation

Animation Anecdotes #300
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
February 10, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #300

For my special 300th column: The Secret Origin of ‘Animation Anecdotes’ – and I tell of a time I was in a Filmation production… and actually got paid for it!

Animation Anecdotes #299
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
February 3, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #299

You can’t make this stuff up. In 1987, Filmation was actively promoting a new animated series called “Bravo!” about a group of round and furry characters called The Fuzzy Folks.

Animation Anecdotes #256
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
April 1, 2016 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #256

In 1990, there was some controversy about an animated commercial where Popeye states, “I’m Popeye the Quaker Man” – as members of the religious Quakers strongly disapproved of the violence-prone sailor.

A Very Brady Animation Spin
ANIMATION SPIN
March 8, 2016 posted by

A Very Brady Animation Spin

Here’s the story, of the kids named Brady, who were animated for a little while; all of them played groovy songs, from their albums, in that Filmation style.

“The Archies” America on Records
ANIMATION SPIN
July 1, 2014 posted by

“The Archies” America on Records

American History and antiwar protest spark two unusual records from that ‘toon teen who has less than a month to live. THE U.S. OF ARCHIE Peter Pan Records #8154 (12”…