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Pettin' in the Park

Director: Bernard Brown
Release Date: January 27, 1934
Rating: ★★
Review:

Mid-1933 Harman and Ising had quit with Leon Schlesinger after a dispute over money, leaving Schlesinger without a studio. 320 more words

Black And White Films

We're in the Money

Director: Rudolf Ising
Release Date: August 26, 1933
Rating: ★★★★
Review:

‘We’re in the Money’ is entirely built around the catchy opening tune of the Warner Bros. 136 more words

Black And White Films

Shuffle off to Buffalo

Director: Rudolf Ising
Release Date: Jul 8, 1933
Rating: ★★★★★
Review:

Even though Harman and Ising would never surpass Walt Disney, partly because of a lack of vision, partly because of lack of budget, there’s no denying that by 1933 their films had become the best looking cartoons of the era after Disney’s. 188 more words

Black And White Films

I Like Mountain Music

Director: Rudolf Ising
Release Date:
 June 10, 1933
Rating: ★★★★
Review:

It’s midnight in the magazine shop, and the magazine come to life, starting with a few cowboys singing the title tune. 176 more words

Black And White Films

Feed the Kitty

Kitty Cookie

Marc Antony and Pussyfoot are long-time favorites of mine because they’re just so gosh darn cute together. No matter what names they go by, seeing the big bulldog dote on that tiny kitten has always made me smile. 787 more words

Cartoon Cravings

Bugs Bunny and the Three Bears

Carrot Soup

“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

Classic Cartoon Critic: I Haven't Got a Hat

Rating:  ★ 

The cartoon that introduced the world to Porky Pig. It’s really not a great one, though, unfortunately. This cartoon was solely a vehicle to introduce new characters to the audience and see which stuck, and it shows. 95 more words

Classic Cartoon Critic