Jerry Beck

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The Academy's animation branch may have fewer features to consider, compared with numbers from previous years, but there's a much wider array of techniques on display. And, without a Pixar…

Snoopy

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Charles Schulz's humble "Peanuts" comic strip began in 1950. It grew in popularity in that decade and virtually exploded as a pop sensation in the 1960s -- spawning books, Broadway musicals…

Popeye

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A grizzled old sailor smoking a corncob pipe, cussing under his breath with one eye permanently closed is hardly what anyone would imagine as the greatest superhero during the Depression era -- but…

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