Monthly Archives: March 2016

How the Max Fleischer cartoons defined the “core” of Superman

YouTube user “kaptainkristian” has put together a video essay chronicling the early years of Superman, with a focus on how he was defined not by the comics pages, but by a series of cartoons directed by Max Fleischer during the 1940’s. It was from these shorts that the Man of Steel got several of his […]

Why General Mills Missed The Mark With This ‘Take On Me’-Inspired Spot

Among countless “Take On Me” homages and parodies, this is one of the weakest. The post Why General Mills Missed The Mark With This ‘Take On Me’-Inspired Spot appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

‘Scroobjam’

In December of 2015, twenty-one sleep-deprived artists came together to wildly re-imagine an episode of “Scooby-Doo.” This was the result. The post ‘Scroobjam’ appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Home Netflix series coming in July

Positive response to trailer leading to Suicide Squad reshoots to make film “more fun”?

Tonight in LA: Best of GLAS Animation Festival

If you’re in LA, don’t miss this screening of winners and highlights from the GLAS Animation Festival. The post Tonight in LA: Best of GLAS Animation Festival appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Backyard Sports computer game series to be made into live-action/animated film

Cartoon Network Re-Ups ‘Uncle Grandpa,’ ‘Steven Universe’

Uncle Grandpa is also going to host his own Saturday morning block. The post Cartoon Network Re-Ups ‘Uncle Grandpa,’ ‘Steven Universe’ appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Reviews won’t stop Batman v Superman from dominating second weekend at box office

DreamWorks Channel launches with Le Eco in Hong Kong