Tags » 1946 Through 1960

"Tubby The Tuba"

Unlike clay animators like Nick Park, Will Vinton or Art Clokey, George Pal’s animators worked in a “replacement technique” using hand-carved wooden puppets. A separate puppet (or puppet part) was used for each motion, rather than clay or hinged parts. 85 more words

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"I want my Maypo!"

Like many great filmmakers, John and Faith Hubley took on commercial jobs during the 1950s and 1960s to pay the bills at their studio. This work paid for their great animated films such as “ 106 more words

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"Blue Gardenia"

I’ll bet you didn’t know that Nat “King” Cole appears in Citizen Kane. He and his trio are playing “This Can’t Be Love” at the El Rancho nightclub when Thompson is interviewing Susan Alexander. 89 more words

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"Come out, come out, wherever you are ..."

Poor Holly Martins. He’s travelled all the way from America to post-war Vienna on the promise of a job from his old school buddy, Harry Lime. 129 more words

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Ingmar Bergman, 1918-2007

From Wild Strawberries, which I believe to be Ingmar Bergman‘s best film, the first dream of Professor Borg (Victor Sjöström). 150 more words

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"Jasper In A Jam"

From 1946, a George Pal Puppetoon featuring Charlie Barnet and Peggy Lee, and designed by Reg Massie. 90 more words

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