March 7th, 2010

krazy koati

Someone's rocking my dream boat

As mentioned bunny_hugger and I saw a slate of the Oscar-nominated animated short subjects, so, let me review them:

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The program also included several shorts not nominated, but included (I suppose) to pad things out to an hour and a half. I may go into them if I think of it.

Trivia: Two Mister Magoo cartoons --- When Magoo Flew (1954) and Magoo's Puddle Jumper (1956) --- won Academy Awards. Source: Of Mice And Magic: A History Of American Animated Cartoons, Leonard Maltin.

Currently Reading: The Year's Best Science Fiction: Third Annual Collection (1985), Editor Gardner Dozois.