91: Quicksand

91: Quicksand

Quicksand is such a common occurrence in cartoons that I was terribly afraid of it as a child. Darn those quicksand agitators!

Quicksand in movies used to be extremely popular in the 1960s, according to this awesome Slate article. Also, there’s a thriving internet quicksand fetish community, which doesn’t surprise me at all.

And for any type lovers out there, here’s a few fun examples of retro movie title lettering from the 1950 movie “Quicksand” starring Mickey Rooney.

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