Bat-Mite 1977: The Impish Sidekick

Bat-Mite 1977: The Impish Sidekick

Bat-Mite 1977: The Impish Sidekick. Batman originally met Bat-Mite, the hero-worshipping imp from another world, in Detective Comics #267  from March 1962 in a story by Bill Finger. That Bat-Mite was well represented in the Batman: The Brave and The Bold animated series. Paul Rubens nailed he role voicing Bat-Mite. Today I want to remember the Bat-Mite [...]

Flash Gordon: The Greatest Adventure of All (1979) by Filmation

Flash Gordon: The Greatest Adventure of All (1979) by Filmation

Flash Gordon: The Greatest Adventure of All (1979) by Filmation was an animated feature produced by Filmation for broadcast by NBC television in 1979, but not broadcast until August 21, 1982. The original film elements were apparently lost when ownership of the Filmation library traded hands in the 1990s. This is what Flash Gordon was supposed [...]

70’s Sci-Fi Lifestyle

70’s Sci-Fi Lifestyle

As a child of the seventies, I was the product of my time and the 70's Sci-Fi Lifestyle has never really left my consciousness. The future was always barreling down on us, and the past continuously ran in syndication on our television set. Movies and television gave us different glimpses as to what may be [...]

A Long Time Ago, On TV Sets Every Saturday Morning… CARTOONS

A Long Time Ago, On TV Sets Every Saturday Morning… CARTOONS

Tis the season, well once upon a time this was the season for new cartoons to be released on Saturday morning. The Saturday Morning preview shows would usually air the Friday evening before the premier the next morning. These programs would usually be in the form of a variety show and they would create a [...]

GhostBlasters? GhostStoppers? Ghostbusters!

GhostBlasters? GhostStoppers? Ghostbusters!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uviQm7g3kas This behind-the-scenes video stealthily highlights the legal issues behind the use of the name "Ghostbusters". The name of was in contention because there was a television program called "Ghost Busters" in the mid 70's. The Ghost Busters was a live-action sitcom that ran in 1975, about a duo of bumbling detectives who would investigate [...]