Movies or shows that consist entirely of either hand drawn or computer drawn/generated content.

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Old blind person playing the cello animation

From what I can recall it starts in what appears to be an old city with an old person, possibly blind, playing the cello. But the actual story revolves around another character. Very dark music and ...
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Animated Movie with a rotating dinner table! [on hold]

My daughter remembers seeing an animated movie with the following descriptions: Family with many children. Father loses his job. Dinner table rotates so everyone can share their food. Strange shaped ...
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What kind of animation/drawing program do they use to make South Park?

In 6 Days to Air, the documentary about the making of South Park, there is some great footage of the animators working on the characters in studio on wacom tablets. I couldn't tell what program it ...
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Cartoon about a sea princess

I'm looking for a name of a cartoon series I watched in ~2000th. The main character was a sea princess, and the story took place underwater. The main villain was searching for several powerful ...
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A 90s cartoon show about racoons

Please help me identify a 1990s cartoon show in which the main characters are Racoons. I don't remember much about the antagonist, but he had pigs as his guards/assistants/minions.
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Cartoon teaching about growing a business

I'm looking for a specific old educational cartoon that teaches about business (and/or the importance of capitalism). It showed some guy building his business when the narrator says something like ...
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Looking for an animated short film from the 90s

I am looking for an animated short film from the 1990s that aired in the early 90s on the French channel Canal+. It was in color, 2D animation, similar in style to Disney but not Disney. The short ...
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Old cartoon about a man living on a spacestation

I remember watching an old cartoon about 10-15 years ago. A man was living on a space station with his family. The space-station looks like a normal neighborhood except that they have some kind of ...
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Anime about 3 vehicles merging

Very long shot and I apologise as I have next to no detail, it's an image thats stuck with me since I was a kid so it would have been early to mid 80's. I've tried searching for it before but as I ...
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Cartoon about Bear family with boat business (late 80's to 90's)

I got a flash back about this show the other day, it was sown in the UK in the 90's I think though may have been late 80's it was about a Bear family living on a river with a boat business and i think ...
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I'm trying to find an old children's cartoon TV show from the 90's

This is a long shot, but I've been searching for this for ages now. It was probably on from the mid nineties to either just before or after the millennium. I remember it being on around 1600 (ish) ...
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Why have Disney princess films post-2009 all started with the princess as a child?

Starting with The Princess and the Frog (2009), every Disney princess movie has included a scene where the princess is a child. The Princess and the Frog (2009) Tangled (2010) Brave (2012) ...
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In one episode of this cartoon series some copying slime appeared with a real creepy scene

I watched this episode around ten to fifteen years ago in Germany. I'd describe the cartoon style as classical American. I think the setting in this specific episode is partly at a military base. ...
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Why are cartoon coconuts (on trees) brown?

Real coconuts are either green or yellow (there may be other variants I'm unaware of) not brown. Why are they always colored brown in cartoons? Growing up in a tropical country with coconut trees an ...
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Animated movie with the protagonist travelling through East Asia at the beginning of 20th century

I had seen this movie once on TV, it was adventures of (some person's name). The movie is set in 1910-1930s era. The story followed a guy getting involved with the Chinese triads. Starts with him in ...
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90/2000's animation movie with conjoined twin sisters

I'm trying to find the title of a movie I saw about 15 years ago. It was a cartoon, so I thought it was aimed at children, but it turned out it wasn't, and I was very disturbed upon watching it. The ...
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Old cartoon (colour) tv series [duplicate]

This may be from the 60's, I remember to have watched it in the late 80's. I belive the main background colour was yellowish. I think this cartoon is from Eastern Europe. It is a boy in a farm with a ...
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Why do Mickey's ears rotate and shift location when he is not facing the camera?

I thought about this the first time I visited Disney Land. There I saw a 3D model of Mickey in real life. When he is not facing the camera, his ears are sideways, and appear as you'd expect them to ...
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Help identify circa 1970s animated movie with bizarre wedding

I remember a movie from my childhood that was based on a common folk tale. It was in a very odd animation style (though I cannot remember which). The strongest memory was that there was a very strange ...
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Children cartoon about a boy who lives with his father

I watched this cartoon as a kid when I lived in France, so the years are between 1985 and 1989. The cartoon was drawn with pastel colors and simple clear lines, the faces of the characters were ...
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Old Russian or Soviet-era cartoon movie about a servant, a prince and a princess

I’d appreciate any help remembering the title of an old Russian or Soviet-era cartoon movie. The story is about a prince and his servant, who go on an adventure to rescue a princess from a dragon. ...
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What cartoon show am I thinking of?

I can't remember what this show is called! It has the following features: American Television Mid 2000s? Possibly aired on Cartoon Network Contained Japanese Anime styles and themes (esp. facial ...
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Cartoon with moose, raccoon and cavemen

I don't remember much about it, but is was something I watched when I was little, and it's been bugging me that I can't find it! I was a kid during the early 2000's, but I don't recall if the cartoon ...
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Why was the art of old animated films sketchy?

The art of the moving characters (not static backgrounds) of old animated movies such as The Sword in the Stone (1963), The Jungle Book (1967), and The Aristocats (1970) were sketchy. The line work of ...
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British film - young boy jumps into the River Thames and the movie becomes animated

I'm looking for an old film from British cinema where a young boy is getting chased and jumps into the Thames river which turns him into animation! The whole underwater world is animated like a ...
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Boy is sucked into a book cartoon

It's an old cartoon that I have seen when I was a kid, I remember certain moments but I just can't find the name of the damn movie. It's about a boy that get's into a book, where he becomes a prince ...
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Voice synthesizer used for the Rabbot's voice on Aqua Teen Hunger Force

In ATHF, what text-to-speech software or voice synthesizer is used for the Rabbot's voice? Its voice is present in episodes such as The Last One. He says nonsense like "one two three four five six ...
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Who are these characters?

I ran across this image on Blender.SE, where it was used to illustrate that good cartoon characters have very recognizable silhouettes. What characters are in the image?
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Whats that animated movie?

I apologize in advance, I don't recall much about the movie. I remember it was an animated film probably from the mid to late 80s. All I can remember is the ending credits played a song that ...
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Why are animals in cartoons shown having spirals for eyes after a camera's flash goes off?

I have seen many cartoon movies, scenes where when the animals are photographed, they get stunned after they see a camera flash which is expressed by spirals over their eyes. Is there a particular ...
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Ocean-themed animation TV show with a “digital” intro

This has bugged me for years! I'm hoping to find again a TV show that I saw in the late 90s / early 2000s. Some features of it I remember: The protagonist is a young adolescent female, possibly a ...
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Children's cartoon tv series about a regular classroom

It kind of realistic (no magic or monsters). Just the life of a classroom of a school. There's two distinct kids; a rich kid called Arthur and a nerdy girl from Lithuania. The teacher is a kind woman. ...
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Help me find this animation tv Cartoon fantasy

I remember the opening sequence. A space pod lands on an alien planet. The pod opens and a light human-ish child comes out and starts exploring the planet. I think the intro and outro song sings ...
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Why do people in some cartoons not have heads/faces shown? [duplicate]

Why do people in some cartoons not have heads/faces shown? Examples are Mammy Two Shoes in Tom and Jerry and the secretary in The Powerpuff Girls, it seems Cow and Chicken even made fun of it with the ...
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Swan drowns/almost drowns in a water wheel -old Animated movie -

My memory is so foggy on this but i remember watching it at a very young age. I feel like this scene is early on in the film but i'm not 100% sure on that. What i do remember is a small cottage with ...
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Late 80s or early 90s anime\cartoon in space with slugs and pink tentacles

I'll do my best to remember everything I can - The very first scene is a father that is combining a crop, he is using a futuristic machine as this movie involves space, aliens, etc. The planet ends ...
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90s or early 2000's movie or TV show about dinosaurs that ends with them in space

I have a distinct childhood memory of the ending to either a TV show or movie that was about cartoon dinosaurs. Being that I was born in 1993 I believe the memory in question is form something in the ...
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Animated, 90s?, man and talking dog, aired on Cartoon Network

I'm trying to recall a full-length animated movie I saw on Cartoon Network as part of an evening (?) movie block, mid- to late-90s. All I can remember is that it was about a man (tall, dressed in ...
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An animated romantic movie in space about soldiers

I saw a Sci-Fi space adventure animation movie (English dubbed probably) in February-March 2008. The movie was in space, where humans (soldiers) fight against an evil guy from another planet. The ...
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In the children's show Toopy and Binoo, Is Binoo a boy or a girl?

Help me settle a debate with my 5 year old daughter. In the children's show Toopy and Binoo, is Binoo a boy or a girl?
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Cartoon similar to Transformers and Voltron with big animal robots

Some time in the 90's maybe early 2000's. It was a TV cartoon show featuring these people who would man these huge robot animals and ride around in them. Not sure on the plot but it basically ...
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Childrens' cartoon from early 2000's about time travel

I am trying to remember this cartoon that I used to watch and get really excited about as a child. It involved a child and i think a side kick? that would go back in time and go on adventures with ...
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Justice League formation movie

This is a straight to DVD cartoon flick (if I am correct). The scene I clearly remember is, Batman and Green Lantern go to Metropolis to talk Superman. Angry Superman starts attacking them. Green ...
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A TV show similar to Pokemon with teens chasing creatures

I'm looking for a TV series that was shown on Spanish TV at one point between 2011 and 2013 (but it wasn't Spanish) . It was animated, but I don't know if it was an anime. It had creatures similar to ...
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Fighter planes join up to form a robot

I don't remember the entire plot. But there was this TV animation series (could be anime), in which there are 3 fighter planes which combine to become a massive robot. This robot then goes on to fight ...
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Name of TV show about the presidents' dogs from around the world?

It was a cartoon show about the presidents' dogs from around the world and they would secretly fight crime and that sort of thing. It was in the US on WB or Cartoon Network I believe and was aired in ...
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Why was Mr. Smithers black and then white?

In season 1, episode 2 of the Simpsons, Mr. Smithers has black skin. In later episodes, he has white skin. Does anyone know the reason for this change?
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Technique where the outline of real actors and objects is replaced by superimposed animation?

My question is related to the following technique: How do they mix real characters with animated characters? Except that instead of having a real Dick Van Dyke during all the scene, an animated Dick ...
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What is the rationale behind the choice of animation style for The Clone Wars series (2008-2014)?

The Clone Wars series has an odd mix of rigid 3D figures and matte, painterly surfaces that I haven't seen anywhere else. What was the reason they chose this style over a computer-animated 2D style ...
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Childhood Cartoon Featuring A Small Blue Bird

So, I used to absolutely adore this animated movie when I was a kid. I owned it on VHS and I assume it was made somewhere in the early or mid 1990's. The film was about a small, blue colored bird. It ...