Sunday, August 19, 2007

OT: Film & TV Adaptations of Comics - CARTOONIST'S APPEARANCES & WORK IN MOVIES AND TELEVISION M-Z

Matsumoto, Leiji
Uchû Kaizoku Captain Harlock [Space Pirate Captain Harlock] (Japan 1978-1979; 42 episode animated tv series; creator)
Shin Taketori Monogatari Sennen Jo'ô [The Queen of a Thousand Years] (Japan 1981-1982; 42 episode animated tv series; creator)
[USA: Captain Harlock and The Queen of a Thousand Years (1987, 2 unrelated series shown as 1 65-episode series)]
Wakusei Robo Dangard A (Japan 1977; 56 episode animated tv series; creator)
[Dangard Ace] (1980-1981 USA in Force Five anthology)
SF Saiyûki Starzinger (Japan 1978; 64 episode animated tv series; creator)
[Spaceketeers] (1980-1981 USA in Force Five anthology)

Mattotti, Lorenzo
Eugenio (France; did original children's book that movie was adapted from)
Barbe Bleue [Bluebeard] (France; storyboards)

Mauldin, Bill
Teresa (USA 1951; actor)
The Red Badge of Courage (USA 1951; actor)

Mavrides, Paul
Grass (USA 2000; art director)

McCardell, Roy L.
Gertie the Dinosaur (1914; as himself)

McCay, Winsor
Little Nemo (USA 1911; animated short; as himself, writer, animator, director)
[France: Le Dernier cri des dessins animés (1911)]
[Winsor McCay (1911)]
[Winsor McCay Explains His Moving Cartoons to John Bunny (1911)]
[Winsor McCay Makes His Cartoons Move (1911)]
[UK: Winsor McCay and His Animated Comics (1911)]
How a Mosquito Operates (USA 1912; animated short; as himself, writer, animator, director)
[UK: The Hungry Mosquito (1912)]
[The Story of a Mosquito (1912)]
[Winsor McCay and His Jersey Skeeters (1916; reissue title)]
Gertie the Dinosaur (USA 1914; as himself, writer, director, animator)
The Sinking of the Lusitania (USA 1918; writer, director, animator)
Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend: Bug Vaudeville (USA 1921; writer, director, animator)
Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend: The Flying House (USA 1921; writer, director, animator)
[UK: Watch Your House (1921)]
Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend: The Pet (USA 1921; writer, director, animator)
[UK: The Last Word (1921)]
The Centaurs (USA 1921; writer, director, animator)
Flip's Circus (USA 1921; writer, director, animator)
Gertie on Tour (USA 1921; writer, director, animator)
The Great White Way (USA 1924; as himself)
Animation Legend: Winsor McCay (USA 199?; DTV documentary)

McFarlane, Todd
Todd McFarlane Creates Lotus (USA 1992; DTV documentary from Stabur)
Todd McFarlane's Comic Book "Facts & Illusions" (USA 1992; DTV documentary from Stabur)
The Comic Book Greats Vol 1: Todd McFarlane (1991)
The Comic Book Greats Vol 4: Overkill (1991; Todd McFarlane & Rob Liefeld create a new character)
Pearl Jam's "Do the Evolution" (USA 1998?; animated music video director)
Super Heroes (USA 1999; tv documentary)
The Devil You Know: Inside the Mind of Todd McFarlane (Canada: Canadian National Film Board, 2001; documentary)
The Dangerous Lives of Alter Boys (USA 2002; animation work)

McKean, Dave.
*Mirrormask (UK 2005; writer, director, artist)

McManus, George
Little Nemo (USA 1911; animated short; as himself)
Gertie the Dinosaur (USA 1914; as himself)
Father Gets Into the Movies (USA 1916; writer, animator)
Just Like a Woman (USA 1916; writer, animator)
Hot Time In the Gym, A (USA 1917; writer, animator)
Great Hansom Cab Mystery, The (USA 1917; writer, animator)
Music Hath Charms (USA 1917; writer, animator)
He Tries His Hand at Hypnotism (USA 1917; writer, animator)
Second, the Stimulating Mrs. Barton (USA 1918; writer, animator)
Second, Father's Close Shave (USA 1918; writer, animator)
Third, Jiggs and the Social Lion (USA 1918; writer, animator)
The Great White Way (USA 1924; as himself)
Why George! (USA 1924; writer)
Boys' Reformatory (USA 1939) ?? [IMDB lists this crime drama as based on a McManus strip]

*Messick, Dale
*Funny Ladies: A Portrait of Women Cartoonists (Pamela Briggs, 1988; Cathy Guisewite, Nicole Hollander, Lynda Barry and Dale Messick)

Mezieres
The Fifth Element (1997; design)

Miller, Frank
Robocop 2 (USA 1990; screenplay author)
The Masters Of Comic Book Art (USA 1987, Mike Mann)
*Sin City (USA 2005; author / director / actor)
*Frank Miller (USA: G4TV, 2005; documentary. Episode #5003, originally aired March 31, 2005; see http://www.g4tv.com/icons/episodes/4003/Frank_Miller.html)

*Moore, Terry
Terry Moore: Paradise Found (USA 2005; DTV documentary)

Morris
Portraits D'auteurs: Morris (France 1996)

Nagai, Go

*Najl-Al-Ali
*Najl-Al-Ali: An Artist with Vision (Kasim Abid, 1999)

Nankivel, Fred E. vide Castelli.
Uncle Mun (USA: Edison, 1912; 2 shorts. Nankivel appears in the films)
Uncle Mun and the Minister
A Thrilling Rescue by Unclle Mun

*Nast, Thomas
Yours Truly, TH: Nast (1983)

O'Neill, Dennis
Super Heroes (USA 1999; tv documentary)

Oesterheld, Héctor Germán
H.G.O. (Héctor Germán Oesterheld) (Argentina 1998, Víctor Bailo / Daniel Stefanello; documentary - see www.geocities.com/hollywood/agency/1430)

Palmiotti, Jimmy
Chasing Amy (USA 1997; actor)

Pekar, Harvey
David Letterman (USA ?; as himself)
American Splendor (USA 2003, as himself)

Pellaert, Guy
Jeu de Massacre (France 1962; on-screen artwork)

Perez, George
The Sisterhood of Superheroines (USA:Double Trouble Productions, 1998-; writer / director; pornographic wrestling dtvs. See http://www.dtwrestling.com/cave/perezmain.html)

Portacio, Whilce
The Comic Book Greats Vol 12: Whilce Portacio (1992)

Power, Paul
Bob (USA 1992-1993; tv series; actor, on-screen artwork)

Powers, Tom
Gertie the Dinosaur (USA 1914; as himself)

Prado, Miguelanxo
Men in Black (USA 1997- ; animated tv series; design work.)

Quesada, Joe
Chasing Amy (USA 1997; actor)

Ripley, Robert
The Incredible Life & Times of Robert Ripley: Believe It or Not! (USA 1999; tv documentary)

Robbins, Trina
Super Heroes (USA 1999; tv documentary)
SexTV: Erotic Comics (Canada 2000; tv documentary)

Robinson, James
Comic Book Villains (USA 2002 dtv; writer, director)

Romita, John Sr. & Jr.
The Comic Book Greats Vol 8: The Romitas (1992)

Rosa, Don
Disney's Talespin (199? ; animated tv series writer)
It Came from Beneath the Seaduck episode
I Only Have Ice for You episode

Scarfe, Gerald
Pink Floyd - "The Wall" Deluxe DVD edition
"The Other Side of the Wall" (a 25 minute documentary about the making of the film with commentary from Gerald Scarfe)
"Retrospective" - (1999; a new 45 minute documentary of interviews with Gerald Scarfe.)

Scarpa, Romano
[Italian animation work?]

Schulz, Charles (SEE ALSO Peanuts as writer)
Charlie Brown and Charles Schulz (1969)
A Charlie Brown Celebration
60 Minutes: [profile of Charles Schulz] (USA October 31, 1999)

Shirow, Masamune
Ghost in the Shell (Japan; story, director)
Dominion Tank Police (Japan 1988; story, director) COMIC BASED ON THIS?
New Dominion Tank Police (Japan 1995; 3 DTV movies?; story, director)

Silvestri, Marc
Bob (USA 1992-1993; tv series. Guest appearance in episode)

Sim, Dave
The Masters Of Comic Book Art (USA 1987, Mike Mann)

Smith, Kevin
Clerks (USA
Mallrats (USA 199?; director. Cameo by Stan Lee)
Chasing Amy (USA 1997; director)
Super Heroes (USA 1999; tv documentary)

Spiegelman, Art
The Masters Of Comic Book Art (USA 1987, Mike Mann)

Steranko, Jim
Bram Stoker's Dracula (USA 199?; storyboards)
Indiana Jones storyboards

Osamu Tezuka ADD OTHER WORK
Legend of the Forest (Japan 1987; animated movie?)

Thomas, Roy
The Hand (USA 1981; script for fictional comic strip "Mandro the Barbarian" done with Barry Windsor-Smith)

Timmons, Bonnie
Caroline in the City (USA 1995-; tv series; on-screen artwork)

Toth, Alex
How To Murder Your Wife (USA 1965; on-screen artwork - trade ads)

Trudeau, Garry
Killer App (USA 1999; tv pilot - ever shown?; writer)

Turner, Morrie
Kids on the Job (USA 1993?; appears in two videos on careers in journalism and banking)

Uderzo, Alberto
Portraits D'auteurs: Albert Uderzo (France 1998)

Vance, William
Portraits D'auteurs: A la recherche de William Vance (France 1996)

Velez, Ivan
Ooh La La: [gay cartoonists] (Canada 1998; episode of tv show includes Howard Cruse, Joan Hilty (filmed at the offices of DC), Ivan Velez, and Robert Kirby)

Vosberg, Mike
Spawn (USA 1997; head animator)

Wachowski, Larry
Assassins (USA 1995; writer)
Bound (USA 1996; writer, director)
The Matrix (USA 1999; writer, director)

Wead, Frank (Flying Jenny writer)
The Wings of Eagles (USA 19??; John Wayne movie based on Wead's wartime experience)

Windsor-Smith, Barry
The Hand (USA 1981; on-screen artwork with Diane Lawrence?)

Winick, Judd (Frumpy the Clown cartoonist)
MTV's Real World III, San Fransisco (USA 1994?; cast member of documentary soap opera who worked on comic strip on screen)

Woodring, Jim
Hooked On Comix (USA 1989); documentary)

Wrightson, Bernie
The Masters Of Comic Book Art (USA 1987, Mike Mann)
The Faculty (USA ; design work)
Ghostbusters (USA ; design work)
Ghostbusters II (USA ; design work)
My Demon Lover (USA ; design work)

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