Tag Archives: Popeye

The “Cheater” Cartoons
Christopher P. Lehman
February 3, 2020 posted by Christopher Lehman

The “Cheater” Cartoons

Cheaters typically had plots involving someone sharing memories of the past. Every time a memory would be announced, the old clip would appear. Here’s a list of those cartoons.

Animation Ski Trails – 4
Animation Trails
January 29, 2020 posted by Charles Gardner

Animation Ski Trails – 4

In a wrap-up to the subject of skiing – we’ve reached the foot of the mountain, and an early thaw is setting in. Our final run on the subject.

Animation Ski Trails – 2
Animation Trails
January 15, 2020 posted by Charles Gardner

Animation Ski Trails – 2

Again we ascend the peaks of Hollywood’s golden era for more frozen frolics with the champion winter athletes of Toontown, as they pursue the perilous pastime of skiing!

Animation Ski Trails – Part 1
Animation Trails
January 8, 2020 posted by Charles Gardner

Animation Ski Trails – Part 1

Put on your goggles, earmuffs, and bundle up warm for a bumpy ride over the ski mountains dreamed up by the movie moguls of Hollywood’s golden era of animation.

New “Old” Animation
THUNDERBEAN THURSDAY
December 12, 2019 posted by Steve Stanchfield

New “Old” Animation

Several new TV spots are done in retro style. I have to wonder how inspired these are from Cuphead — and I wonder what the future holds in terms of further stylistic influence.

How Grim Was My Pilgrim (Part 2)
Animation Trails
December 4, 2019 posted by Charles Gardner

How Grim Was My Pilgrim (Part 2)

Well, the birds have been carved, and a lucky few Thanks-givers got their wish on the big end of the wishbone. But we’re still loaded down with leftovers from last week’s bountiful feast of animated Pilgrim depictions.

The INVISIBLE Article (Part 2)
Animation Trails
October 2, 2019 posted by Charles Gardner

The INVISIBLE Article (Part 2)

Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of invisible men? Maybe not the Shadow – but animation fans certainly do! More invisibility feats that need to be ‘not-seen’ to be believed.