Category Archives: Disney

Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937) Review

Out of the Disney canon, “Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs” is the big one in terms of cultural significance. Disney had been producing theatrical shorts for years before this film and was generally successful in that practice, but this … Continue reading

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Lilo and Stitch (2002) Review

I think “Lilo And Stitch” is the closest thing the Post-Renaissance era had to “The Lion King” or “Frozen“. The unexpected, runaway hit that brought Disney loads of money and critical acclaim and spawned a franchise that would seemingly never … Continue reading

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Zootopia (2016) Review

“Zootopia” is a pretty special Disney movie and one that I come to appreciate more and more every time I revisit it. Like “Robin Hood“, “Zootopia” has an entirely animal cast and is set in a universe where animals rule … Continue reading

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Big Hero 6 (2014) Review

Set in the Asian-influenced, techno-punk universe of San Fransokyo (fascinatingly enough, an alternate universe version of San Fransico that was rebuilt by Japanese immigrants after the Earthquake of 1906), “Big Hero 6” is a superhero film and the ultimate nerd … Continue reading

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Wreck-It Ralph (2012) Review

“Wreck-It Ralph” is Disney’s first video game movie – filled with game-jumping, crossover zaniness – so naturally this film is a fan favorite of many gamers. I’m not a gamer, so I didn’t catch all of the winks and the … Continue reading

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Bambi II (2006) Review

“Bambi II”, the midquel centered around everyone’s favorite deer prince. It always surprises me just how good this movie is, because it really shouldn’t be. For starters, it’s a sequel and Disney’s track record with sequels is fairly awful. In … Continue reading

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The Jungle Book (1967) Review

“The Jungle Book” is a nice example of a lightweight Disney movie. The studio has done it’s fair share of movies that are sad, exciting, romantic, or frightening, and “The Jungle Book” isn’t really any one of those. It’s a … Continue reading

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