Projected Media - Cartoons and Other Fun
Renovation will be presenting an stream of cartoons and other light-hearted fun in room D08 at the RSCC throughout the convention. A great way to just relax and chill out for an hour or two ...
Wednesday, August 17
10:00am - Enchanted (2007) 107 min. Walt Disney Pictures
A classic Disney fairytale collides with modern-day New York City in a story about a fairytale princess who is sent to our world by an evil queen. Soon after her arrival, Princess Giselle begins to change her views on life and love after meeting a handsome lawyer. Can a storybook view of romance survive in the real world? Hosted by T. Safer.
12:00 noon - Alice in Wonderland or What's a Nice Kid Like You Doing in a Place Like This? (TV 1966)
Not a Disney version, and quite a unique find.
1:00pm - Cartoons Directed by Tex Avery - Hosted by Thomas Safer
Cartoons featuring some of the craziest and best timed gags from one of the great masters of the animated cartoon.
3:30pm - The Little Mermaid (1975 - Japanese Release /1979 - English Dub Release) G.G. Communications 68 min.
More in keeping with Hans Christian Anderson's sadder tale of the mermaid's tail.
4:45pm - The Daydreamer (1966) Rankin-Bass Productions 99 min.
An anthology of fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen: "The Little Mermaid," "The Emperor's New Clothes," "Thumbelina" and "The Garden of Paradise."
7:00pm - Mad Monster Party (1967) Rankin-Bass Productions 95 min
When Dr Frankenstein decides to retire from the monster-making business, he calls an international roster of monsters to a creepy convention to elect his successor. Everyone is there including Dracula, The Werewolf, The Creature, Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde and many more. But Frankenstein's title is not all that is at stake. The famous doctor has also discovered the secret of total destruction that must not fall into the wrong hands!
8:45pm - The Little Prince (1983) Jambre Productions 140 min.
Based on the novel by Antoinne de Saint-Exburry, the film describes the meeting of a shipwrecked space traveler and a man surviving a plane crash.
Thursday, August 18
10:00am - Columbia Pictures Short Subjects Featuring The Three Stooges - Hosted by Thomas Safer
Various Shorts featuring Moses Horovitz, Jerome Horovitz, Shemp Horovitz, and Lawrence Fineberg
1:00pm - Cartoons from the Walter Lantz Studios - Hosted by Thomas Safer
Animated shorts from the studio that brought you Woody Woodpecker, Andy Panda, Wally Walrus, and the Swing Symphony.
3:30pm - The Iron Giant (1999) Warner Brothers Family Entertainment 86 min.
A boy makes friends with an innocent alien giant robot that a paranoid government agent wants to destroy.
5:30pm - Robin Hood (1973) Walt Disney Pictures 83 min
The story of the legendary outlaw is portrayed with the characters as humanoid animals.
7:00pm - Cartoons and Classical Music - Hosted by Thomas Safer
Animated shorts where each one is centered around a well known classical piece or a selection of classical pieces that work together.
9:30pm - Fantasia (1940) Walt Disney Pictures 120 min.
A collection of animated interpretations of great works of Western classical music.
Friday, August 19
10:00am - 8th Man - Animated Japanese Series (1963) - Hosted by Thomas Safer
While Special Agent James Brady is on the trail of a dangerous mobster he is led into a trap and killed by speeding car. His body is found by Professor Genius and the professor decides to give the detective a new life in the body of a specially designed robot.
1:00pm - World War II and other Politically Incorrect Cartoons - Hosted by Thomas Safer
Warning - These cartoons will contain black stereotypes and other ethnic humor that some people may find offensive.
3:30pm - The Jungle Book (1967) Walt Disney Pictures 78 min.
Bagheera the Panther and Baloo the Bear have a difficult time trying to convince a boy to leave the jungle for human civilization.
5:00pm - Pinnochio (1940) Walt Disney Pictures 88 min.
A living puppet, with the help of a cricket as his conscience, must prove himself worthy to become a real boy.
6:30pm - Johnny Quest (1964) Hanna-Barbara 25 minute episodes
Episodes featuring Johnny Quest, Dr. Benton Quest, Race Bannon and Hadji on their travels around the world..
Saturday, August 20
10:00am - Song of the South (1946) Walt Disney Pictures 94 min. - Hosted by Thomas Safer
The kindhearted storyteller Uncle Remus tells a young boy stories about trickster Br'er Rabbit, who outwits Br'er Fox and slow-witted Br'er Bear.
12:00pm - Academy Award Winning and Nominated Cartoons - Hosted by Thomas Safer
Selected cartoons that won the coveted Oscar for best animated cartoon as well as some classics that were nominated, but did not win the award.
4:00pm - Monsters vs. Aliens (2009) + Bob's Big Break (2009) 110 min.
When a meteorite from outer space hits a young woman and turns her into a giant monster, she is taken to a secret government compound where she meets a ragtag group of monsters also rounded up over the years.
6:00pm - Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) Touchstone Pictures 104 min.
A toon hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder. Hosted by Thomas Safer
Sunday, August 21
10:00am - Beauty and the Beast (1990) Walt Disney Pictures
Beauty AKA Belle, whose father Maurice is imprisoned by the Beast (really an enchanted Prince), offers herself instead and finds the prince inside the Beast.
12:30pm - One Shot Cartoons directed by Charles M. Jones
Selected cartoons featuring Characters that appear in one cartoon.
2:30pm - Melody Time (1948) 70 min.
Animation done to contemporary music. Somewhat of a sequel to "Make Mine Music".