Charlie Chaplin’s “Tron”

This video mashup by Nick Tierce of Charlie Chaplin’s Modern Times + Tron is pure win! (via Kottke)

Who Is This Character?

Filmmaker Fran Krause writes, “I found this guy in Syracuse over the holiday. Do you recognize him? It looks like it’s from the 1930s but …

Animated Israeli postage stamps

This Sunday, November 21st, the Israel Philatelic Service will issue a set of postage stamps to commemorate ASIFA International’s …

Buy Mary and Lee Blair’s Home

A little over a month we posted about Ward and Betty Kimball’s home being listed for sale. That home was purchased almost immediately. My …

Flintstones XXX

Finally! A live-action adaptation of a cartoon that might actually be watchable. The Flintstones: A XXX Parody was released last month, …

Brad Bird in Dubai

Brad with Jeremy Renner (L), Tom Cruise and Paula Patton As we continue to stalk cover Brad Bird’s travels around the globe, here are …

The Rent is Too Damn “Up”

Those who watched the New York state gubernatorial debate a few nights ago were treated to the awesomeness of candidate Jimmy McMillan …

Donald Duck Meets Glenn Beck

Regardless of your politics, “Right Wing Radio Duck” is a nearly seamless remix of Disney cartoons that pits Donald Duck against Glenn …

Tony Curtis, RIP

Joe Barbera (l.) with Tony Curtis Hollywood legend Tony Curtis, immortalized in The Flintstones as Stony Curtis, died last night at …

Buy Ward Kimball’s House

Here’s the ultimate animation collector’s item: the San Gabriel, California home of animation legend Ward Kimball is currently for sale …

Brad Bird’s new friend

Here are some photos from earlier today of Brad Bird scouting locations in Prague for Mission: Impossible IV. But who’s that guy standing …

Fat Disney Princesses

BLAM! A series of obese Disney princesses drawn by Aly. Maybe they should lay off the Blam-burgers. More lovely ladies after the …

Hanna Barbera size chart

Check this out: A size chart of about 600 different Hanna-Barbara characters – from Ruff and Reddy (1957) to The Powerpuff Girls (1998) – …

Shrek Fish?

Gotta hand it to Dreamworks… this takes marketing to a whole new level.

What SpongeBob and Dora smell like

Companies like Viacom and Warner Bros. are notoriously unpicky about how they license their characters, but using preschool cartoon …

Cap’n Crunch Retro

As we mourn the seemingly non-stop multilation of the beloved cartoon characters of our youth, let’s stop to applaud the decision by the …

FIRST PEEK: Fairly Odd live action

Not quite as jarring as the Yogi Bear movie, but here’s the first image of Jason Alexander and Cheryl Hines in makeup for Nickelodeon’s …

Popeye Carousel Rocket

I was hanging out with my friends Will Ryan and Tom Knott this morning and we dropped into one of my favorite places on Melrose Avenue, …

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