Tag - Dr. Seuss

Halloween is Grinch Night

32 Days of Halloween VI, Day 13: Grinch Night

Day 13 of 32 Days of Halloween traditionally kicks off with a family friendly special of some kind. And we look to the 1978 How the Grinch Stole Christmas prequel, Halloween is Grinch Night, which puts Hans Conreid in the role originated by...

The Humming Fish from The Lorax

Wayhomer Review #109: The Lorax 3D

Episode #109 for The Lorax 3D, in which our protagonist thinks a certain trailer did the film a disservice, finds an animated film that actually probably works better in 2D and promises that his review was sustainably harvested.

Win The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss: There...

It’s a Halloween-themed DVD of The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss from Lionsgate. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: Go beyond Whoville, past the green eggs and ham, and fans will discover the “spooktacular”...

Your Weekend Justice #43: Locked in the...

And we’re back. Please note: this podcast, if you haven’t figured it out, is profane and not safe for consumption by children or animals. Or sentient creatures of any sort. You can’t say we didn’t warn you. [audio:]...

Halloween Audio Bonus Track: One Fish Two...

As a special bonus track for 32 Days of Halloween Audio, a new experiment in audio terror like you’ve never experienced it before. [audio:] You can download it directly here. And to subscribe to the 32 Days of Halloween audio feed...

Win Horton Hears a Who on DVD (plus Ears)

Horton Hears a Who, based on the classic by Dr. Seuss, is out on DVD–we’ve got three copies of the Digital Copy Special Edition here to give away–along with three sets of Horton ears. They didn’t sent me a fourth one...

Dr. Seuss Animated Characters For Ford

Saturday Morning Blog knew very little about these Ford commercials starring Dr. Seuss characters. I know even less. But I do concur that they are rather interesting. At least they didn’t do “Horton Hears a Rattle in His Ford...

Thurl Ravenscroft with mic

13 Days of Xmas – Day 3: Grinch!

Ah, the magic that is Thurl Ravenscroft. Yes, he sang the Grinch. He also was Tony the Tiger. And he also did a crapload of other music that I didn’t know about until I caught the Thurl Ravenscroft Festival over at WFMU. Direct link...

Gerald McBoing Boing

The Gerald McBoing Boing Saga

Finding the fourth cartoon on Saturday Morning Blog, I was curious to see if I could find all four. There’s the first animated short from from 1950, based on the story by Dr. Seuss. Then three shorts followed it: “Gerald McBoing...

Dr. Seuss’ Taxidermy: The...

Did you know Dr. Seuss dabbled in taxidermy? Neither did I. Although “dabbled” seems an inappropriate verb to use when you check out these gorgeous works of art, using some real animals bits that his father snagged for him from...