• Antiquercus

    On Bulldogs

    March 11, 2015 by Antiquercus

    The LT/MM bulldogs are all quite similar to one another, especially their 1950s characters. In the 1950s, we have Spike, Hector, and Marc Anthony. They all have a very similar appearance, but they have different names, and appear in different contexts. On that basis, people identify these as different characters, just as people distinguish the very similar Wile E. Coyote and Ralph Wolf, because they appear in different contexts, have different names, and in this case, different characters (mute vs talking) and slight differences in appearance (Ralph's nose is red, as I recall).

    But as I work my way through the LT/MM filmography, it's interesting to find earlier instances of characters. So for example there are very similar bulldogs in Behin…

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