History WesternAnimation / Noveltoons

2nd Jan '17 10:10:04 AM Mario1995
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* Mice Meeting You (1950)

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* Mice Meeting You (1950)(1950)[[note]]Earliest cartoon in the post-October 1950 ''Noveltoons'' libray. All cartoons from this point on until ''TV or Not TV'' are owned by Universal Studios[[/note]]



* T.V. or No T.V. (1962)

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* T.V. or No T.V. (1962)(1962)[[note]]Final cartoon in the post-October 1950 library. All cartoons after this remain with Paramount.[[/note]]
31st Dec '16 11:06:30 AM Mario1995
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Currently, the ''Noveltoons'' trademarks, characters and related elements, including the October 1950-1962 cartoons, are owned by Creator/{{Universal}} Studios through their [[Creator/DreamWorksAnimation [=DreamWorks=] Classics]] unit, as they acquired [=DreamWorks=] Animation in 2016, making them the second studio along with Creator/WarnerBros to own multiple Golden Age cartoon libraries from other studios (Warner Bros. owns the MGM cartoon library as well as Paramount's ''ComicStrip/{{Popeye}}'' cartoons through Turner Entertainment). Ironically, Universal also owns most of Paramount's pre-November 1949 sound features through the InNameOnly unit, EMKA, Ltd.

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Currently, the ''Noveltoons'' trademarks, characters and related elements, including the October 1950-1962 cartoons, are owned by Creator/{{Universal}} Studios through their [[Creator/DreamWorksAnimation [=DreamWorks=] Classics]] unit, as they acquired [=DreamWorks=] Animation in 2016, 2016. Universal also owns their own Golden Age cartoons and characters created by Creator/WalterLantz, making them the second studio along with Creator/WarnerBros to own multiple Golden Age cartoon libraries from other studios (Warner Bros. owns the MGM cartoon library as well as Paramount's ''ComicStrip/{{Popeye}}'' cartoons through Turner Entertainment). Ironically, Universal also owns most of Paramount's pre-November 1949 sound features through the InNameOnly unit, EMKA, Ltd.
31st Dec '16 10:31:11 AM Mario1995
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As the [[UsefulNotes/TheFallOfTheStudioSystem studio system began to collapse]] and [[UsefulNotes/TheDarkAgeOfAnimation the Golden Age of animation was coming to an end]], Paramount began to see little value in their cartoons and the characters they had owned/created. Ultimately, the pre-October 1950 Noveltoons were sold to television distributor U.M.&M. T.V. Corp. in 1956. National Telefilm Associates acquired those cartoons soon afterward. Paramount sold the rest of the Noveltoons from that point, including the characters who appeared in them, to Creator/HarveyComics in 1959. As new Noveltoons were produced, they were also sold to Harvey, until 1962. Harvey Comics was later sold to Classic Media in 2000.

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As the [[UsefulNotes/TheFallOfTheStudioSystem [[UsefulNotes/FallOfTheStudioSystem studio system began to collapse]] and [[UsefulNotes/TheDarkAgeOfAnimation the Golden Age of animation was coming to an end]], Paramount began to see little value in their cartoons and the characters they had owned/created. Ultimately, the pre-October 1950 Noveltoons were sold to television distributor U.M.&M. T.V. Corp. in 1956. National Telefilm Associates acquired those cartoons soon afterward. Paramount sold the rest of the Noveltoons from that point, including the characters who appeared in them, to Creator/HarveyComics in 1959. As new Noveltoons were produced, they were also sold to Harvey, until 1962. Harvey Comics was later sold to Classic Media in 2000.
31st Dec '16 10:30:57 AM Mario1995
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The pre-October 1950 Noveltoons were sold to television distributor U.M.&M. T.V. Corp. in 1956. National Telefilm Associates acquired those cartoons soon afterward. Paramount sold the rest of the Noveltoons, including the characters who appeared in them, to Creator/HarveyComics. As new Noveltoons were produced, they were also sold to Harvey, until 1962. Paramount still owns the remaining Noveltoons, and has reacquired the cartoons sold to U.M.& M., but a good deal of those cartoons have fallen into PublicDomain.

Creator/{{Universal}} Studios, through their [[Creator/DreamWorksAnimation [=DreamWorks=] Classics]] unit, owns the post-October 1950 to 1962 Noveltoons and the characters. Ironically, Universal also owns most of Paramount's pre-1950 sound features through the InNameOnly unit, EMKA, Ltd.

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The As the [[UsefulNotes/TheFallOfTheStudioSystem studio system began to collapse]] and [[UsefulNotes/TheDarkAgeOfAnimation the Golden Age of animation was coming to an end]], Paramount began to see little value in their cartoons and the characters they had owned/created. Ultimately, the pre-October 1950 Noveltoons were sold to television distributor U.M.&M. T.V. Corp. in 1956. National Telefilm Associates acquired those cartoons soon afterward. Paramount sold the rest of the Noveltoons, Noveltoons from that point, including the characters who appeared in them, to Creator/HarveyComics.Creator/HarveyComics in 1959. As new Noveltoons were produced, they were also sold to Harvey, until 1962. Paramount still owns the remaining Noveltoons, and has reacquired the cartoons Harvey Comics was later sold to U.M.& M., but a good deal of those cartoons have fallen into PublicDomain.

Classic Media in 2000.

Currently, the ''Noveltoons'' trademarks, characters and related elements, including the October 1950-1962 cartoons, are owned by
Creator/{{Universal}} Studios, Studios through their [[Creator/DreamWorksAnimation [=DreamWorks=] Classics]] unit, as they acquired [=DreamWorks=] Animation in 2016, making them the second studio along with Creator/WarnerBros to own multiple Golden Age cartoon libraries from other studios (Warner Bros. owns the post-October 1950 to 1962 Noveltoons and the characters. MGM cartoon library as well as Paramount's ''ComicStrip/{{Popeye}}'' cartoons through Turner Entertainment). Ironically, Universal also owns most of Paramount's pre-1950 pre-November 1949 sound features through the InNameOnly unit, EMKA, Ltd.
29th Dec '16 12:51:05 PM Mario1995
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* PublicDomainAnimation: Many of these cartoons have become PublicDomain staples.

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* PublicDomainAnimation: Many of these cartoons cartoons, particularly those still under Paramount's control, have become PublicDomain staples.staples. On the other hand, most of the cartoons that were sold to Harvey had their copyrights renewed.
29th Dec '16 12:48:52 PM Mario1995
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Creator/{{Universal}} Studios, through their [[Creator/DreamWorksAnimation [=DreamWorks=] Classics]] unit, owns the post-October 1950 to 1962 Noveltoons and characters. Ironically, Universal also owns most of Paramount's pre-1950 sound features through the InNameOnly unit, EMKA, Ltd.

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Creator/{{Universal}} Studios, through their [[Creator/DreamWorksAnimation [=DreamWorks=] Classics]] unit, owns the post-October 1950 to 1962 Noveltoons and the characters. Ironically, Universal also owns most of Paramount's pre-1950 sound features through the InNameOnly unit, EMKA, Ltd.
29th Dec '16 12:48:14 PM Mario1995
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The pre-October 1950 Noveltoons were sold to television distributor U.M.&M. T.V. Corp. in 1956. National Telefilm Associates acquired those cartoons soon afterward. Paramount sold the rest of the Noveltoons to Harvey Comics. As new Noveltoons were produced, they were also sold to Harvey, until 1962. Paramount still owns the remaining Noveltoons, and has reacquired the cartoons sold to U.M.& M., but a good deal of those cartoons have fallen into PublicDomain.

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The pre-October 1950 Noveltoons were sold to television distributor U.M.&M. T.V. Corp. in 1956. National Telefilm Associates acquired those cartoons soon afterward. Paramount sold the rest of the Noveltoons Noveltoons, including the characters who appeared in them, to Harvey Comics.Creator/HarveyComics. As new Noveltoons were produced, they were also sold to Harvey, until 1962. Paramount still owns the remaining Noveltoons, and has reacquired the cartoons sold to U.M.& M., but a good deal of those cartoons have fallen into PublicDomain.
PublicDomain.

Creator/{{Universal}} Studios, through their [[Creator/DreamWorksAnimation [=DreamWorks=] Classics]] unit, owns the post-October 1950 to 1962 Noveltoons and characters. Ironically, Universal also owns most of Paramount's pre-1950 sound features through the InNameOnly unit, EMKA, Ltd.
24th Dec '16 1:58:36 PM TheMysteriousTroper
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* Old MacDonald Had a Farm (1945) PublicDomain.

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* Old MacDonald [=MacDonald=] Had a Farm (1945) PublicDomain.
14th Dec '16 10:38:22 AM Prinzenick
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* AnimatedAdaptation: The short "Gabriel Churchkitten" (1944) is a oneshot adaptation of the book of the same name by Margot Austin.

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* AnimatedAdaptation: The short "Gabriel Churchkitten" (1944) is a oneshot an adaptation of the book of the same name by Margot Austin.
14th Dec '16 10:37:38 AM Prinzenick
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* AnimatedAdaptation: The short "Gabriel Churchkitten" (1944) is a oneshot adaptation of the book of the same name by Margot Austin.
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