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Bugs Bunny and the Three Bears

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“Once upon a time there were three bears-Papa Bear, Mama Bear, and Baby Bear.” Okay, stop me if you’ve heard this one before. Yeah, it’s the story of “Goldilocks and the Three Bears,” but it’s probably not the one you’re thinking of. 628 more words

Cartoon Cravings

Animated Influences

If you didn’t know me before I started blogging, you’d probably think I’d gone a bit nuts on the animation front.  This sort of thing is nothing new for me.  1,378 more words


It's Got Me Again!

Director: Rudolf Ising
Release Date:
 May 14, 1932
Rating: ★★★

‘It’s Got Me Again!’ finds Harman and Ising at their most Disney-like. This Merrie Melodie is very similar to contemporary Silly Symphonies. 264 more words

Black And White Films

Bugs Bunny at the Circus in BIG TOP BUNNY (1951)

This is what happens when a bear and a rabbit compete for the spotlight at Colonel Korny’s…

Bruno the magnificent Slobokian Acrobatic Bear is the star of Colonel Korny’s World Famous Circus. 519 more words


Porky Pig stars in SWOONER CROONER (1944)

The Second World War is raging abroad and like most Americans at home Porky Pig is doing his duty as best he can. The story I am about to recount is one of hard work and perseverance…and distraction, a story which resulted in the only Porky Pig cartoon to receive an… 587 more words


I Learned Perseverance from Bugs Bunny

Perseverance: steady persistence in a course of action, a purpose, a state, etc., especially in spite of difficulties, obstacles, or discouragement.

There are numerous heroes in film and television from which we can learn valuable lessons. 1,604 more words

Classic Movies

You Don't Know What You're Doin'!

Director: Rudolf Ising
Release Date: October 31, 1931
Stars: Piggy, Fluffy
Rating: ★★★★½

With Foxy gone, Harman and Ising conceived a new star, Piggy, who, like Foxy is exactly Mickey Mouse (including the trousers), but now in Pig form. 234 more words

Black And White Films