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Of mice and magic : a history of American animated cartoons

Author: Leonard Maltin
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1987.
Series: A Plume book
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Film historian Leonard Maltin recreates a whole era of Hollywood cartoons, from Betty Boop to Spielberg's "An American Tail". It also brings the reader up to date on the modern work of Walt Disney  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard Maltin
ISBN: 0452259932 9780452259935
OCLC Number: 317445490
Description: 485 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: The silent era; Walt Disney; Max Fleischer; Paul Terry and Terrytoons; Walter Lantz; Ub Iwerks; the Van Beuren Studio; Columbia - Charles Mintz and Screen Gems; Warner Bros; MGM; Paramount/Famous Studios; UPA; The rest of the story. Filmographies by studios: the Walt Disney cartoons; the Max Fleischer cartoons; Terrytoons; the Walter Lantz cartoons; the Ub Iwerks cartoons; the Van Beuren cartoons; the Columbia/Screen gems cartoons; the Warner Bros cartoons; the MGM cartoons; the Paramount/Famous Studios cartoons; the UPA cartoons. Academy Award Nominees and Winners.
Series Title: A Plume book
Responsibility: Leonard Maltin ; research associate, Jerry Beck.

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"Informative and delightful ... wonderful personal observations ... Maltin has presented a history both readable and captivating." --The Hollywood Reporter"Lovingly detailed ... wonderfully written Read more...

 
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