Reaching Beyond the Moon

Umstead, R. Thomas
November 2006
Multichannel News;11/27/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 47, p18
The article discusses several issues related to boundary issues of violence in animated cartoons shown in television in the U.S. According to the author, the intensity of violence shown in animated cartoon is highly influenced by what is shown in the internet and video games. Moreover, an overview on the beginnings of animations pushing the boundaries of violence in television is presented starting with Music Television's "The Beavis and Butt-Head Show," during the 1990s. INSET: BEHIND THE SCENES WITH 'McGEE' CREATOR.


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