Saturday Morning Cartoons is a recurring series in which Brad Gullickson continues the animation-centric ritual of yesteryear. We may no longer schedule our lives around small screen programming, but that doesn’t mean we should forget the necessary sanctuary of Saturday ‘toons.
Almost a century ago, Walt Disney embraced the talkies and built an empire outta a mouse named Mickey.
As Hanna-Barbera was fading creatively, Ruby-Spears broke free to produce some of the most fantastic cartoons of the ’70s and ’80s.
Joseph Barbera and William Hanna challenged Walt Disney and Warner Bros. with the help of a hateful cat and a terrified mouse.
‘Batman: The Animated Series’ will probably always remain the top Caped Crusader cartoon, but don’t let your love of one show keep you away from another glorious endeavor.
We dig beyond ‘The Mandalorian’ and Jeff Goldblum to uncover the streaming services’ most magnificent gems.
We wade into five ‘Looney Tunes’ shorts to consider the diabolical heroism of Bugs Bunny and friends.