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LANSDOWNE SOFA CINEMA: Retro Animation Showcase
Hosted by Art Baxter
Saturday, June 28, 2008 - 6:45pm & 8:45pm
Lansdowne Baptist Church
LaCrosse and Lansdowne Avenues, Lansdowne PA
Tickets are $5

Lansdowne Sofa Cinema presents a Retro Animation Showcase, classic cartoons from the 30s - 60s, full of fun for the family (and subtle social commentary).  Cartoonist Art Baxter will play host (Hey, that's me!). Shows are at The Lansdowne Baptist Church, LaCrosse and Lansdowne Avenues, in beautiful downtown Lansdowne. Showtimes 6:45pm (more for the kids) & 8:45pm (more for grown-ups). Tickets are $5.

House Cleaning Blues featuring Betty Boop & Grampy
Directed by Dave Fleicher - Paramount Pictures
B&W - 1937

Balloonland
Directed by Ub Iwerks
Cinecolor - 1935

Get Rich Quick Porky featuring Porky Pig
Directed by Robert Clampett - Warner Brothers
B&W - 1937

The Paneless Window Washer - featuring Popeye
Directed by Dave Fleicher - Paramount Pictures
B&W - 1937

At the Hollywood Bowl - featuring Tom & Jerry
Directed by William Hanna & Joseph Barbera - MGM
Technicolor - 1950

Touché Pussycat featuring Tom & Jerry
Directed by William Hanna & Joseph Barbera - MGM
Technicolor - 1954

High Diving Hare featuring Bugs Bunny & Yosemite Sam
Directed by I. (Fritz) Freleng - Looney Tunes - Warner Brothers
Technicolor - 1949

Fast and Furry-ous featuring Road Runner & Wyle E Coyote
Directed by Chuck Jones - Warner Brothers
Technicolor - 1949

Rocky & Bullwinkle - Season 1, Episode 3
Jet Fuel Formula: Episode 5 "Thr Scrooched Moose" w/ Gidney & Cloyd the Moon Men
Fractured Fairy Tales: The Enchanted Fish
Color - 1959

The Adult program includes these additional cartoons:

Confidence featuring Oswald the Lucky Rabbit
Directed by Ub Iwerks - Lantz/Universal
B&W - 1933

Hollywood Bowl
Directed by Elmer Perkins - Lantz/Universal
Technicolor - 1938

Jungle Jitters
Directed by Friz Freleng - Merrie Melodies - Warner Brothers
Technicolor - 1938

Rabbit of Seville featuring Bugs Bunny & Elmer Fudd
Directed by Chuck Jones - Looney Tunes - Warner Brothers
Technicolor - 1950

Speedy Gonzales featuring Speedy & Sylvester
Directed by I. (Fritz) Freleng - Merrie Melodies - Warner Brothers
Technicolor - 1955

If you are within the sight of my blog and in the greater Philadelphia area. C'mon out and say hello!

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Oswald the Lucky Rabbit wonders why FDR is not in his wheelchair

 
2 Comment(s):
Your Lovely Sister said...
Jeezus! The Lansdowne is still there? DON'T sit under the chandelier!
Wednesday, July 2, 2008 11:24:30 AM
 
april said...
how did it go?? i was so bummed that i couldn't make it because you know how much of a fan i am of those toons.
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 11:07:34 PM
 
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