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How much would you pay for Rudolph? Got $10,000,000? One of the original figures used in the Rankin-Bass special is now on the market, and the seller wants a fortune for Christmas. To put it in perspective, the original Rudolph...
It's always nice to discover that an old cartoon from your childhood holds up to your fond nostalgic feelings for it. The Rankin-Bass adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit proves to be one of those cartoons. The TV special,...
The Washington Post has uncovered a list of planned designs for upcoming U.S. postage stamps for 2014-2015, which includes Charles Schulz's Peanuts, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and Apple co-founder and seminal Pixar figure Steve Jobs. Rudolph is listed as...
The Royal Gazette of Bermuda reported that Arthur Rankin, Jr. passed away at his home by Harrington Sound on January 31, 2014, at the age of 90. Rankin was half of the famed Rankin-Bass duo, which produced some of...
Aardman Animation's Arthur Christmas isn't a bad film by any stretch of the imagination. It's got spunk and wit and pizzazz and a holiday-inflected theme suitable to the season. It looks nice and it moves well. But it's a...
Warner Home Video has announced several new holiday-themed DVDs scheduled for release on October 7, 2008, including:A Charlie Brown Christmas Deluxe EditionA Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Deluxe EditionRankin-Bass' Jack Frost (1979)Bonus features have not been released for these DVDs. In addition,...