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Disney Associated Movies 6: Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Mary Poppins and Bedknobs and Broomsticks have quite a bit in common. They’re both mostly live-action movies, with a significant amount of animation mixed in. They both star a woman with magical abilities taking care of children who are not … Continue reading

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Disney Associated Movies 5: Mary Poppins

Unlike the other blogathons I’ve done in the past, where I started with well-regarded classics, it took five movies to get to a classic with this Disney Animation Studios Associated movies blog series. Well, we’ve finally got a good one … Continue reading

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Disney Associated Movies 3: Song of the South

Oh boy. If there is another Disney released movie that’s more controversial than Song of the South, I’ve never heard of it. When I decided to start this Disney Associated Movies blogathon, I briefly considered skipping this one because of … Continue reading

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Robin Williams month 4 – Hook

When I first planned on doing this Robin Williams theme month, I wasn’t aware that August 2019 was actually the fifth anniversary of his death. This wasn’t planned, yet it just feels right. So instead of looking at the background … Continue reading

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Robin Williams month 3 – Good Will Hunting

Of the four movies I’m planning on looking at this month, this is the only one I hadn’t seen even one minute of before. Although I never watched Good Morning Vietnam until a couple weeks back, I did catch parts … Continue reading

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Robin Williams movies 2 – Dead Poets Society

I was kind of split on whether to tackle this or Goodwill Hunting first. Dead Poets Society and Goodwill Hunting are often regarded as Robin Williams’ best performances. But considering this is the weekend I’m switching from evenings to mornings … Continue reading

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DreamWorks animated movies 12 – Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were Rabbit

To properly talk about this movie to unknowing audiences, one should talk a bit about Aardman Animation first. I introduced the studio in greater detail in my Chicken Run review last year, but to sum it up, they’re a British … Continue reading

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