Tag Archives: Ralph Bakshi

Hearts and Flowers – Part 5
Animation Trails
March 4, 2020 posted by Charles Gardner

Hearts and Flowers – Part 5

A new movement among America’s youth briefly gave some theatrical animators a chance to express modern commentary, by spotlighting the signature personality of the 60’s – the flower child.

Rocket Robin Hood
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
February 21, 2020 posted by Jim Korkis

Rocket Robin Hood

Rocket Robin Hood was TV series animated in Toronto, Canada, in an animation studio owned by Al Guest. Ralph Bakshi and Shamus Culhane worked on it. It is considered one of the worst cartoons ever.

In His Own Words:  Don Morgan
SUSPENDED ANIMATION
May 17, 2019 posted by Jim Korkis

In His Own Words: Don Morgan

He worked for Chuck Jones, Hanna-Barbara and Walt Kelly. He laid out How the Grinch Stole Christmas, The Pogo Special Birthday Special and Heavy Traffic. Here’s what he had to say about that.

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 #373
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
July 27, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #373

In 1990, it was announced that Chuck Jones was actively involved in new projects where Jones would have both creative control and equity in the characters he would create.

Animation Anecdotes #355
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 23, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #355

Actor Vincent Price, at the age of 75, thought playing Rattigan in The Great Mouse Detective would be an interesting challenge so he agreed to audition for the job.