10 Great Female Cartoon Voice Actors

To create a great cartoon, a creative team must have two ingredients: great writing, and great voice acting. Low quality animation (such as the limited animation style of the 1970′s era Hanna Barbera shows) can easily be overcome when the characters have memorable personalities. Voice Read More …

Top 10 Record Setting Programs On American TV

Television has become a staple part of life for the majority of people and in some countries television is now regarded as an essential human right (ridiculous in my opinion). Through the years, many shows have come and gone, but some have stuck around and Read More …

Top 10 Most Nauseating Rip-Off 1980s Cartoons

If you know anything about 1980s cartoons, then you know that He-Man and the Masters of the Universe was a half-hour commercial for Mattel’s Masters of the Universe toys. Pretty much the same could be said about Transformers and GI Joe — both of which Read More …

10 Extinct Advertising Villains

They don’t make advertising villains like they used to. In fact, they hardly make advertising villains at all. Today’s television ads are slick MTV-style montages, amusing slice-of-life vignettes, or testimonials that look like mini documentaries. Even McDonald’s doesn’t trot out Ronald and the gang like Read More …

Top 10 Box Office Bombs You Should See

All of the films listed here were major bombs at the box office. Many films fail at the box office due to bad marketing, bad timing, or any number of problems not related to the quality of the movie itself. Despite that, they are all Read More …

Top 10 Food Fiascos in Film

There are some foods you should read the label on before you buy. Fortunately for characters in films they usually have a man with a white beard and words of wisdom to warn them not to eat that food. And inevitably, they do. Here are Read More …

10 Weird Facts About Game Shows

Game shows came of age toward the end of the Great Depression, and for good reason. People were so hard up for money that the lure of cash and prizes drew in audiences like nothing else. In some ways, the game show can be seen Read More …

Top 10 Hitchcock Movies

Alfred Hitchcock was an iconic and highly influential British-born film director and producer who pioneered many techniques in the suspense and thriller genres. Hitchcock was among the most consistently successful and publicly recognizable world directors during his lifetime, and remains one of the best known Read More …

Todays History Lesson: 10 Origins of Popular Cartoon Characters

History has always fascinated me, and I love to find out about ancestry and family trees. Leading on from my previous list, 10 Beatles Songs and the Origins, this sequel reveals the stories behind several popular cartoon characters. This publication was created over a period Read More …