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Pixar Movies 10 – Up

We’ve reached the exact half-way point in Pixar’s released film catalogue, which also means we’re reaching the end of Pixar’s own Golden Age. It was a period where they earned the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature four times in … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 48 – Bolt

I talked a bit about how Disney bought Pixar in early 2006 in my previous post. Although John Lasseter did help improve Meet The Robinsons a bit, he took over the entire animation department a bit too late in production … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 43 – Treasure Planet

This movie’s history goes as far back as when The Little Mermaid began its production. Directors Ron Clements and John Musker were interested in making Treasure Island in space. Jeffery Katzenberg, the chief of Walt Disney Studios at the time, … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 41 – Atlantis: The Lost Empire

Disney’s 41’s Animated Feature also happens to be their first venture into science fiction. As such, it featured a lot of big names in the Sci-fi genre behind the movie. Michael Jay Fox from Back to the Future voices the … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 31 – Aladdin

There are so many different ways to start the introduction to a movie like this, so let’s begin with Aladdin’s backstory. Aladdin is based on Aladdin and the Magic Lamp from One Thousand and One Nights, sometimes called Arabian Nights. … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 29 – The Rescuers Down Under

I guess I didn’t take a full week off of this series after all, but I’m still glad that I took a few days off at least, just to refresh myself a bit. Anyway, Disney’s 29th animated feature is also … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 14 – Peter Pan

Although several previous Disney Animation features had adventure elements, 1953’s Peter Pan was Walt Disney’s first pure adventure film. Based on the play “Peter Pan, or the Boy Who Wouldn’t Grow Up” by J.M. Barrie, it stars a young boy … Continue reading

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