A rabbit toon in a real world! Who Framed Roger Rabbit?


Previously on this blog we discussed about how cartoons and live action actors cohabits in the toon dream background of Mary Poppins.

20 years later – in 1988 – the Disney Studios won a new challenge making Roger Rabbit and the other citizens of Toontown interact with real actors in a real – not toon liked – world. As a result, we can consider it as three elaborate movies in one: a noir live-action movie, a feature-length animated movie and a special effects movie.

Who framed Roger Rabbit? won 3 Oscars and among them the Best Visual Effect Oscar.

Continue reading