When it comes to adult animation, it is hard to find a bigger name than H. Jon Benjamin right now. The man is everywhere. Besides the shows that he headlines, Benjamin has made cameos on a plethora of your favourite shows. Honestly, his credits include everything from Sex and the City to Wordgirl. It was about time we started counting down his best voice performances. What do you think is H. Jon Benjamin’s best role to date?READ
There have been a number of excellent animated shows aimed at adults that never received their just dues. Series’ like Axe Cop and Undergrads were canceled before their time to shine. Typically, if an animation can push past those first couple seasons, they tend to enjoy some ramblings of a dedicated fan base. Any show that has endured four seasons is in an illustrious club of under 30 television series’ all time. But, out of that elite club, one show seemed to push through despite being before its time and underappreciated.
Home Movies was an American animated series developed by Tom Snyder Productions- known today as Soup2Nuts. It featured a group of small children with dreams of producing films. Between filming shorts, and going to school, they would often have to deal with their alcoholic soccer coach and a world of strange characters. Home Movies endured a turbulent run, managing to squeeze out 52 episodes over four seasons. While the series gained a cult following, it is often unrecognized for its accomplishments and is usually forgotten in the conversation of legendary animated shows. Let’s review ten reasons why Home Movies deserved better ratings, and why we should all give it another watch.READ
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist might be one of the best examples of a cult adult animated series. No new episodes have aired since 2002, and I’ll admit that my first experience with it came from a Family Guy cutaway gag. However, clearly, Amazon believes that a small but passionate fanbase for the show is still out there since their audiobook service Audible has been quietly releasing a new 15-episode season since June.READ