Thu Jan. 17, 1929 - Popeye's first appearance was in the comic strip, Thimble Theater by Elzie Crisler Segar. The strip was soon renamed Popeye due to his popularity.
First Appearance of The Toonerville Folks
Fri Jan. 17, 1936 - "Toonerville Trolley," the first Rainbow Parade featuring characters from Toonerville Folks, is released.
Somewhere in Dreamland Became the First Fleischer Cartoon Produced in Three-Strip Technicolor
Fri Jan. 17, 1936 - Color Classic cartoon "Somewhere in Dreamland" became the first Fleischer cartoon produced in three-strip Technicolor.
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Top 10 Best 3D Animated Films of all Time
Who doesn't like a good animated movie? The past few years have seen a boom in 3D animated movies, and I will try to sum up the best of the best of the least worst and leave out the worst of the most bad. On top of the latest and greatest, it includes a couple of the classics. The art and the industry have already begun to change and expand...