Column: Dr. Toon
Dr. Toon discusses Disney Channel’s controversial crossover Phineas and Ferb – Marvel Super Heroes television special.
What does “Postmodern” really mean in terms of animation? Dr. Toon takes a look at an overused term.
Dr. Toon makes his case for 7 animated U.S. films he believes are worthy of National Film Registry preservation.
Dr. Toon shares his take on the announcements of Blue Sky’s Peanuts and Disney’s Sofia the First: Once Upon A Princess.
Dr Toon recounts the pivotal years from 1994-2000, when TV animation underwent crucial changes in production technology.
Can one predict an animated film’s success in advance? Dr. Toon makes a case for the upcoming DreamWorks feature, Mr. Peabody and Sherman.
Dr. Toon dives into the intersection of young children’s animation with society, psychology, and economics.
Martin "Dr. Toon" Goodman looks at why SpongeBob SquarePants is a lightning rod in American culture.
Martin "Dr. Toon" Goodman looks at the interaction between animation and the society that produces it, consumes it, and judges its values.
Martin "Dr. Toon" Goodman gets a rare opportunity to travel to Cybertron and interview the Transformers firsthand.