You thought it was a giant toy commercial, and it was. But there was more than meets the eye…especially if you were in the target audience. Continue reading ‘The Transformers’ (Season 1): More, in ’84, than meets the eye
Tripped-out Saturday morning cartoon groove. Continue reading ‘Mission: Magic!’: Rick Springfield’s trippy animated ’70s toon rocks on
Classic stop-motion Christmas fun, SpongeBob-style!
In the Midwest, the chilly arrival of Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas creates the perfect environment to draw the drapes and hunker down to watch some television. To TV lovers in my age bracket (the Punic Wars) who are rooting around for something nostalgic, triggered memories of annual CBS airings of Charlie Brown animated specials, such as A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, are inevitable.
Since you’re not watching the NFL this Thanksgiving…how about some vintage Hanna-Barbera holiday fun?
He’s friendly! And he’s coming to your neighborhood! (Once again.)
It took a couple years to arrive, but Wizard of Oz fans are getting another take on the classic book that spawned a media behemoth.