Tag Archives: Disney

Frozen

I’m a fan of Disney, but I wouldn’t say that they knock it out of the park every single time. Brother Bear comes to mind as a fairly mediocre offering, and there are several others in the late 90s/early 2000s … Continue reading

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The Reluctant Dragon

The Reluctant Dragon is a bit of an oddity in the annals of Disney history. Released to theatres in 1941, it tells the story of a boy who finds a dragon which doesn’t devour maidens, doesn’t ravage the countryside, and … Continue reading

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Mulan & Mulan II

It’s easy enough to track when I started growing up by watching the drop-off in Disney movies that I’ve seen. Like most American kids who grew up in the 1980s, Disney’s animated features were common video rentals in my family. … Continue reading

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A Christmas Carol (2009)

Every few years, there’s another adaptation of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, and sometimes it’s by a company that has done one before. Another animated version from Disney was put out in 2009, this time using Jim Carrey instead of … Continue reading

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Re-Ranking the Oscars: 2008 Best Animated Feature

For my second outing at ranking the Oscars, we’re sticking with Best Animated Feature still (as Best Picture is sometimes hard to track down…) but we’re jumping ahead a few years to 2008. Like 2003, there were only three films … Continue reading

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News Bites: A Mickey Mouse Meal

Good morning! It’s Friday, and that means it’s time once again for the weekly News Bites. There’s a whole mess of news this week, and nearly all of it is from a single source. You guys like cartoons, right? You’d … Continue reading

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The Rescuers

The Rescuers is another of those films lost to the fog of my childhood memory. It was originally released in 1977, and then was re-released in 1983 and 1989 (this being back when Disney regularly re-released films to theatres, and … Continue reading

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News Bites: Sherlock and Scarface

Good morning, it’s time for this week’s News Bites. Things don’t seem to be slowing down in Hollywood, as we have another week with around twenty solid news items — and only one bit of speculation (and even that comes … Continue reading

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News Bites: Comics, Croods and Creed

It’s Friday morning, and that means it’s once again time for the News Bites, your weekly dose of movie and entertainment news. As expected, last weekend’s San Diego Comic-Con had a whole host of announcements for movies based on comic … Continue reading

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News Bites: Ant-Man, Avengelyne, and Alice

It’s Friday morning, and that means it’s once again time for the News Bites. Now, it must be noted that San Diego Comic Con is in full swing as you read this, so there’s likely to be a lot of … Continue reading

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