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Pop Cultoons

Referring to cartoons for insight into consumer minds

Implications - For centuries, cartoons have been strong indicators of cultural needs, desires and interests, as they continue to be today. The importance of social issues is revealed in the form of animated PSAs; and the infatuation with celebrity gossip, in animated stars and defamatory caricatures of modern icons.
12 Featured, 13 Examples:
225,307 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Jan 08 — Sep 08
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Featured Examples

play_circle_filled Humanized Cartoons II
Humanized Cartoons II
Jessica Rabbit Untooned
Remember Jessica Rabbit? She is the sultry human cartoon wife of Roger Rabbit in the 1988 Academy-Award winning film Who Framed Roger Rabbit. The movie mixed action with animation to create a marvelous… MORE
Cartoons Against Cigarettes
Cartoons Against Cigarettes
"A Magical Amount" Truth Campaign
Don't be fooled -- this is no Lucky Charms commercial. If you're familiar with the Truth campaigns against cigarettes, then you know the ads tend to be rather gorey. The latest ad, however, goes against… MORE
Untooning (Part IV)
Untooning (Part IV)
How Sonic Would Look Alive
With the help of computer graphic technology, cartoon characters are "coming to life". First it was the Simpsons, then Jessica Rabbit, Bowser and Mario. Well, now its Sonic the Hedgehog's turn to be converted… MORE
play_circle_filled Animated People Get Freaky and Realistic
Animated People Get Freaky and Realistic
MotionPortrait launched a site featuring Creepy Girl, and OMG, she's not real. Really not real. But she will follow your mouse as if you were a maestro. This woman was created from computer generated… MORE
play_circle_filled Celeb Cartoon Shows
Celeb Cartoon Shows
This cartoon image of Victoria Beckham is a screen grab from Headcases, an computer animated TV show featuring media icons like politicians and celebrities. Like most caricatures, the illustrations on… MORE
play_circle_filled Animated Art as a PSA
Animated Art as a PSA
'Burma Viral' for Myanmar
I have never seen a more moving animation than this PSA entitled “Burma Viral,” from the beautiful imagery and soul-touching music to the potent message. The 90 second clip was created by Shilo for… MORE
Modernizing Dr. Seuss
Modernizing Dr. Seuss
Horton Hears a Who Features WhoSpace, Manga, Cell Phones
When Dr. Seuss wrote his books, there was no hint of modern day technology. However, now that Hollywood has realized how hot the market is for movies based on these silly, rhyming classics, they&#... MORE
play_circle_filled Animated Graffiti
Animated Graffiti
MUTO in Buenos Aires
Is graffiti art or vandalism? There are different opinions about that, but this is a type of graffiti I haven't seen before. It's animated. An artist that calls him self Blu created this video with of… MORE
Controversial Fashion Parodies
Controversial Fashion Parodies
Vogue Cover Spoofed
The cover of this month's Vogue has gotten a lot of buzz, but just as the hype began to fade, a spoof has been created with none other than the much gossiped about Anna Wintour, the editor in chief of… MORE
Animated Fashion Icons
Animated Fashion Icons
Karl Lagerfeld in Grand Theft Auto
The much anticipated fourth installment of Grand Theft Auto, due out 29th April, features non-other than fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld. The larger than life fashion guru features as part of the game's… MORE
13 Customizable Commercials & Animations
13 Customizable Commercials & Animations
To create your own cartoons you don't have to be a graphic artist, or any artist for that matter, thanks to new computer technologies that let you customize your own animations. This is most frequently… MORE
Animated Celebrity Bashing
Animated Celebrity Bashing
Amy Winehouse and Pete Doherty "Headcases"
Type in “Headcases” on YouTube, and dozens of computer graphic cartoons mocking celebrities come up. The following videos mocking Amy Winehouse and Pete Doherty are all the rage in... MORE

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