Roger Ebert’s Comments on The Last Airbender and Animation

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

*+-It’s been established that I don’t really like film critics. It’s not a personal thing, for the most part, I tend to disagree with the way they review…

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Anomaly Appraisal: Neighbors From Hell

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

*+-Yes, this is a tad late but I would rather have to wait and watch it online than cough up for cable every month. There were a few…

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Animation and Civil Engineering: The Similarities and the Differences

Monday, June 28, 2010

*+-As you may (or may not have noticed), I am not an animator. Never have and have never really had any desire to be one either. Why I…

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The Economist on Pixar's Long Term Plans

Saturday, June 26, 2010

*+-I subscribe to The Economist, yes that one, the same "adult magazine" that Homer Simpson subscribes to. In last week’s issue, the regular column Schumpter discussed Pixar and…

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The Return of Futurama…Again

Thursday, June 24, 2010
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*+-What do I need to say that hasn’t already been said. Futurama is a show with more lives than a cat. Not only that, it is also, by…

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Initial Thoughts: Dreamworks Developing Troll Movie

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

*+-Some toys are notoriously subject to fadism, where they seemingly overnight become massively popular before rapidly fade into the background rarely to be seen again. Remember Furbys? Yeah,…

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A Note on Marketing Animation to Adults

Monday, June 21, 2010

*+-This is a brief post, but the TV was on in the background with Last Comic Standing on. Long story short, there was a tie-in promotion for the…

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Anomaly Approved: Asterisk Animation

Monday, June 21, 2010

*+-Blogging, it’s a tough thing to get right at the best of times, heck, I screw it up on a fairly regular basis. There are a chosen few…

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Lessons From a Life in Showbiz

Sunday, June 20, 2010

*+-If you haven’t already, I strongly suggest you check out the excellent Scribble Junkies blog written by Patrick Smith and Bill Plympton. Despite it’s young age the wisdom…

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Anomaly Appraisal: Hercules Part II

Saturday, June 19, 2010
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*+-This is a continuation of yesterday’s Part I, where I covered the plot and music. Today I’m going to cover the animation, the characters and the character’s designs….

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Animaly Appraisal: Hercules Part I

Thursday, June 17, 2010
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*+-Sooooo, having just finished watching Disney’s Hercules, here are some initial thoughts that will be concluded tomorrow. Released in 1997, Hercules continues the Disney tradition of releasing a…

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