Tag Archives: The Simpsons

Back to School (Part 13)
Animation Trails
December 15, 2021 posted by Charles Gardner

Back to School (Part 13)

Pencils down. Those of you who have reached this stage may consider yourself as achieving a passing grade. Class dismissed!

Bob Hope and Animation
SUSPENDED ANIMATION
May 10, 2019 posted by Jim Korkis

Bob Hope and Animation

Bob Hope has been caricatured several times in animation, most notably in cartoons distributed by Paramount where Hope did several live-action comedies. Here’s a checklist.

Animation Anecdotes #396
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
January 4, 2019 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #396

When Miles Laboratories released Flintstones Chewable Vitamins in 1968, there were Fred, Wilma, Barney, Bamm Bamm, Pebbles, Dino and Fred’s car but no Betty.

Animation Anecdotes #395
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
December 28, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #395

“Cats Don’t Dance was supervised by no less than eight executives in its lifetime, several of whom would have rather ironed Chris Farley’s underwear than make an animated movie.”

Animation Anecdotes #378
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
August 31, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #378

Somethin’s Cookin’ is the official name of the animation short film that opens the movie 1988 ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’. But very few viewers will notice all the ACME products therein.

Animation Anecdotes #377
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
August 24, 2018 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #377

Anecdotes today include quotes about the Pee-Wee’s Playhouse segment featuring clay animation of a little blonde girl named Penny, who had pennies for her eyes.