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Lauren Looks Back: How The Grinch Stole Christmas – and My Heart

Lauren Looks Back: How The Grinch Stole Christmas – and My Heart

The book has been used in classrooms and nursery's across the globe, and the 1966 animated movie — narrated by Boris Karloff — is arguably one of the most-watched holiday specials of all time.Legendary director Chuck Jones brought the book to life in 1966 with his just 26-minute film The animation is bright, colorful, and honors[...]

A Gorillaz Animated Series Is In The Works

A Gorillaz Animated Series Is In The Works

I'm still very much inspired by the work of Chuck Jones, and I love that animation It's art I'd like to keep the characters in that style for the rest of this campaign So the characters on the show will be 2D, but everything else is up for grabs. Murdoc, 2D, Noodles and Russel will all[...]

On This Day In Pop Culture For February 22

On This Day In Pop Culture For February 22

If you ever wanted to know what a Japanese game made by the ghosts of Freidrich Neitzsche, Sigmund Freud, and Carl Jung would be;play Xenogears. [gallery size="medium" columns="5" ids="614586,614585,614588,614587,614584"] Today in Bleeding Cool history, in 2011 Rich Johnston wrote a great remembrance of the late, great Dwayne McDuffie.Today's Birthdays include President George Washington (1732), Don Pardo tv personality (1918), Edward Gorey artist/author (1925), Julius Erving athelete (1950), Kyle[...]

Joe Dante Discusses The Termite Terrace Movie That Never Was

Joe Dante Discusses The Termite Terrace Movie That Never Was

The project came about after Dante befriended legendary animator Chuck Jones and would've followed Jones' time as part of the Looney Tunes/Merrie Melodies unit at Warner Bros.In the following video (spotted by Cartoon Brew), Dante talks about some of the material the film would have covered and the characters based on some of the other[...]

Now Is The Time To Buy The Looney Tunes Platinum Collection

Now Is The Time To Buy The Looney Tunes Platinum Collection

Animation is perhaps not the first thing you think of when considering the possibilities for pristine image quality on a Blu-ray disc, but as Disney's Lady and the Tramp just proved with what might be the best looking transfer ever to grace a little shiny disc, a well presented toon is truly a thing of […]

Infamous Long Buried Looney Tunes The Censored Eleven Coming To DVD &#8211 UPDATED

Infamous, Long Buried Looney Tunes "The Censored Eleven" Coming To DVD – UPDATED

Here's the full list: Hittin' the Trail for Hallelujah Land (1931, directed by Rudolf Ising) Sunday Go to Meetin' Time (1936, directed by Friz Freleng) Clean Pastures (1937, Friz Freleng) Uncle Tom's Bungalow (1937, Tex Avery) Jungle Jitters (1938, Friz Freleng) The Isle of Pingo Pongo (1938, Tex Avery) All This and Rabbit Stew (1941,[...]