09. February 2013 · Comments Off · Categories: Saturday Morning Cartoon

So appropriate for tonight’s opera … and of course you get more than The Anvil Chorus, in typical cartoon manner.

Tiny Toon Adventures – The Anvil Chorus

14. July 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Saturday Morning Cartoon

The Wabbit Who Came To Supper (1942)

(I hope you realize I put these up due to the music … it seems to me that music was so much a part of the early days of cartoons. The musicians had to be pretty darn good!)

07. July 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Saturday Morning Cartoon

Musical Moments (1947) Andy Panda and Woody Woodpecker

30. June 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Saturday Morning Cartoon

Merrie Melodies:I Haven’t Got a Hat (1935)

(Side note: the first voice for Porky Pig was Joe Dougherty, who stuttered in real life. This cartoon was the first that featured Porky. I wonder what Joe Dougherty thought about doing the character.)

Looney Tunes: Carrot Blanca (1945)

(Confession time: I’ve never seem Casablanca)

16. June 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Saturday Morning Cartoon

Flowers and Trees

09. June 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Saturday Morning Cartoon

Mickey Mouse: Plane Crazy

02. June 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Saturday Morning Cartoon

Popeye The Sailor: Sock-a-bye Baby

Popeye is pretty darn violent. I never realized that when I watched the cartoon as a kid!

26. May 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Saturday Morning Cartoon

Happy Harmonies: Bosko’s Parlor Pranks (1934)

I’m sorry she brought him the ice cream cone, but he got what he deserved, yes? Spoiled cartoon kid!

19. May 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Saturday Morning Cartoon

(I do love me some “They Might Be Giants”!)

Tiny Toons: “Istanbul – Not Constantinople”