Disney Hall Hits Sour Note

I worked in Downtown LA for three years in one of the skyscrapers. My floor had an amazing view of the Disney Hall under construction. I watched it grow from the basic parking lot up to a complete skeleton with the first layers of that… Read More »Disney Hall Hits Sour Note

Are you there God, It’s me Walt.

Disney has picked up the rights to the Judy Blume library. I don’t know about you, but I’m looking forward to the Disney adaption of “Tale’s of a fourth grade nothing.” Here’s the IMDB link to Blume’s previous novels that were made into TV movies.… Read More »Are you there God, It’s me Walt.

Animation Genesis

More from Cartoon Brew. Walt Disney Feature Animation (WDFA) has shelved its use of hand-drawn animation and laid off many of its artists and people (you know who you are) have been wondering about the future of animation. It was my prediction that myriad smaller… Read More »Animation Genesis

Warning: Walls have ears

I’ve been wondering where some of these rumor sites get their news. Apparently someone had a listening device or two planted in Eisner’s office. You’d think this would be bigger news. (thanks to CartoonBrew)

Sam McKim 1924-2004

It’s been reported in by multiple sources that one of Walt’s great Imagineers has passed on. Sam McKim Disney Artist reknown for his concept artwork on Main Street, the original Disneyland Guest Maps, Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln, and so much more is with us… Read More »Sam McKim 1924-2004

Series 8 Figures

Animated-News reports that the latest Muppet figures from Palisades Toys has gone on sale. Get these before their gone as there appears to be a resurgance in interest in the Muppets right now. Are you listening Mr. Eisner?

Elongated Coin Deposit

I’m a small time Pressed Penny (elongated coins, as we like to call them) collector. I don’t take it too seriously, but I do have a number of rare elongated coins and enjoy discovering new coins to collect. I’ve been looking for a good resource… Read More »Elongated Coin Deposit