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Disney Announces “Big Hero 6”

I must admit that I was surprised to find an announcement for Disney’s Big Hero 6 in my inbox. I’ve been privy to some top-secret, embargoed, pinky-swear stuff, and none of it mentioned this CG-animated 3D film set to hit theaters on November 7, 2014. … Read More »Disney Announces “Big Hero 6”

Marvel – A Fan’s View

Editor: Please welcome Barb Webb of the excellent ComicBookMom.com with her first post. In 2009, when the Disney Company announced the acquisition of Marvel, mixed feelings from fans on both sides of the cartoon fence flooded the Internet. Disney fans wondered how characters like Deadpool… Read More »Marvel – A Fan’s View

Videopolis – DarkWing Duck Theme Song on Acoustic Guitar

I have fond memories of those terrific late 80s and early 90s Disney Afternoon animated television series. So I’m not surprised that there continues to be a lot of goodwill toward characters like DarkWing Duck. However, I still find it amazing that someone who probably… Read More »Videopolis – DarkWing Duck Theme Song on Acoustic Guitar

Mickey Mouse takes on the Nazis

I think a lot of people, myself included, forget that Mickey Mouse was once as big a comic book and cartoon strip star as he was a silver screen celebrity. Check out these 1940s era comics Where Mickey Mouse became a Nazi fighter. http://goodcomics.comicbookresources.com/2011/01/07/comic-book-legends-revealed-294/ Speaking… Read More »Mickey Mouse takes on the Nazis

Pluto’s Christmas Tree (1952)

I hope everyone is having a great weekend leading up to the holiday week. For some the holidays start tonight, for others family will shortly be arriving. Or maybe both. We’ve been frantically getting ready around here, and I’ve been working on a small side-project… Read More »Pluto’s Christmas Tree (1952)

Orlando Artist’s Cartoon to appear on The Disney Channel

Hal Boedeker at the Orlando Sentinel profiles the success of Orlando Artist Ethan Long whose flash-animated cartoon character ZeFronk is now appearing on The Disney Channel. ZeFronk is a French Dachshund who hosts a cooking show from his doghouse and teaches kids to eat smarter.… Read More »Orlando Artist’s Cartoon to appear on The Disney Channel