TALES OF THE WIZARD OF OZ

TALES OF THE WIZARD OF OZ

  Rankin & Bass produced many more cartoons than just the stop motion holiday specials like RUDOLPH and SANTA COMES TO TOWN, etc…that we all remember. They were also responsible for THUNDERCATS, SILVER HAWKS as well as many, many others. For example, during the 60’s they brought us their own version of public domain darling,…

Toon vs. Toon: Battle of the PAC-MEN

Toon vs. Toon: Battle of the PAC-MEN

Pac Man has been a success across the globe that has traversed many generations and appeared in countless formats from video games, alarm clocks, stuffed toys and t-shirts to cereal, pasta and candy. But when it comes to cartoons which iteration is better? The old fashioned Hanna-Barbera version featuring PAC MAN, his wife Ms. PAC-MAN,…

Cartoon Fridays: THE MAGIC OF FILMATION

Cartoon Fridays: THE MAGIC OF FILMATION

  A fabulous documentary on, well…the MAGIC OF FILMATION. Some fun little stories behind the history of the little animation studio that did it’s best to keep all of their animation work in America. Not the best known animation studio but it was responsible for many, many classic cartoons such as GROOVIE GOOLIES, FAT ALBERT…

JACK KIRBY Documentary

JACK KIRBY Documentary

Jack Kirby was a defining force in the comic book industry. Having played an instrumental part in virtually every major Marvel comic book that STAN LEE created in the 60’s and thereby kick starting the MARVEL age of comics he was an artist who’s tremendous dedication, passion and energy was unrivaled as well as his…