Monday, Jul. 6, 2015

Archive for Retro

(Re)Animations: 2 Stupid Dogs (1993)

(Re)Animations: 2 Stupid Dogs (1993)

Posted On: June 19, 2015

It’s kind of hard to describe 2 Stupid Dogs in a nutshell… it’s about two dogs… they’re stupid, [...]

(Re)Animations: Doug (1991)

(Re)Animations: Doug (1991)

Posted On: June 15, 2015

Was there ever a coming-of-age series more unassuming than Doug? Created by Jim Jinkins, the series premiered on [...]

(Re)Animations: The Avengers: United They Stand (1999)

(Re)Animations: The Avengers: United They Stand (1999)

Posted On: March 17, 2015

While Marvel Comics has dabbled in animation since the mid-60s, it wasn’t until 1999, when they joined forces [...]

(Re)Animations: Dave the Barbarian

(Re)Animations: Dave the Barbarian

Posted On: March 10, 2015

“They ain’t the bravest heroes, but they are the only ones we got!” I once heard that good [...]

(Re)Animations: Ray Bradbury’s “There Will Come Soft Rains”

(Re)Animations: Ray Bradbury’s “There Will Come Soft Rains”

Posted On: January 30, 2015

We live in a world of constant paranoia. In fact, one of the strongest aspects of the human [...]

(Re)Animations: Garfield and Friends (1988)

(Re)Animations: Garfield and Friends (1988)

Posted On: January 19, 2015

First appearing in 1978, Jim Davis’s Garfield, about an orange gluttonous cat that hates Mondays and loves Lasagna, [...]

(Re)Animations: Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (1994)

(Re)Animations: Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (1994)

Posted On: January 13, 2015

1994 was the year to really tune into Nickelodeon. It was a time where they’d hit their stride [...]

(Re)Animations: Batman: The Animated Series

(Re)Animations: Batman: The Animated Series

Posted On: January 05, 2015

I think one of the two reasons why Bruce Timm’s iteration of Batman continues to be such a [...]

(Re)Animations: Beetlejuice (1989)

(Re)Animations: Beetlejuice (1989)

Posted On: December 12, 2014

In 1988, Tim Burton introduced us to a foul-mouthed freelance “bio-exorcist” ghost, simply named Beetlejuice (or, to those [...]

(Re)Animations: Battletoads (1992)

(Re)Animations: Battletoads (1992)

Posted On: December 06, 2014

“Let’s get warty!” Premiering in the U.S. during Thanksgiving weekend on FOX Kids (1992) the Battletoads pilot episode [...]