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A series combining live action and animation created by Max Fleischer, this was one of the most popular short subjects of the 1920s. The films started with the artist, Max Fleischer drawing "The Clown," who would eventually be known as Koko. The "Clown" would challenge his creator, exhibiting a will of his own, and eventually break away from his existence on paper, crossing "the fourth wall" into reality, seeking some sort of pay back for being controlled by his creator, only to be returned to the inkwell before things got too far "out of hand."

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Modeling The Cartoon Pictures Modeling1921
Inkwell Studios
 featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer, Roland "Doc" Crandal.

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  • Fishing The Cartoon Pictures Fishing1921
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

    BCDB Rating: 3.2 out of 5 stars (3.25 stars from 2 users.)


  • Invisible Ink The Cartoon Pictures Invisible Ink1921
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

    BCDB Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars (4.55 stars from 11 users.)


  • The Fish The Cartoon Pictures The Fish1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

    There have not yet been any votes for "The Fish". Vote Now! 21


  • The Dresden Doll The Cartoon Pictures The Dresden Doll1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • The Mosquito The Cartoon Pictures The Mosquito1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • Bubbles The Cartoon Pictures Bubbles1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • Flies The Cartoon Pictures Flies1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown, Flies,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • Pay Day The Cartoon Pictures Pay Day1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • The Hypnotist The Cartoon Pictures The Hypnotist1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • The Challenge The Cartoon Pictures The Challenge1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • The Show The Cartoon Pictures The Show1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • The Reunion The Cartoon Pictures The Reunion1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown, Clowns,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • The Birthday The Cartoon Pictures The Birthday1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • Jumping Beans The Cartoon Pictures Jumping Beans1922
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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  • Surprise The Cartoon Pictures Surprise1923
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

    There have not yet been any votes for "Surprise". Vote Now! 21


  • The Puzzle The Cartoon Pictures The Puzzle1923
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

    There have not yet been any votes for "The Puzzle". Vote Now! 21


  • Trapped The Cartoon Pictures Trapped1923
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown, Rat,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

    There have not yet been any votes for "Trapped". Vote Now! 21


  • The Battle The Cartoon Pictures The Battle1923
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

    There have not yet been any votes for "The Battle". Vote Now! 21


  • False Alarm The Cartoon Pictures False Alarm1923
    Inkwell Studios
     featuring The Clown,
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer.

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