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Disney Animated Movies 28 – The Little Mermaid

While The Great Mouse Detective brought Disney Studios out of what some refer to as their first dark age, 1989’s The Little Mermaid kick started the Disney Renaissance. For pretty much the entirety of the 90’s, Disney released a major … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 27 – Oliver and Company

Besides the World War 2 years, people tend to talk about various Disney animated movies from the past. Some are well-regarded as brilliant films, and others are usually good for kids but not as entertaining for adults. A handful of … Continue reading

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Disney Animated vs. 2 – The Rescuers vs The Great Mouse Detective

Disney Studios breakthrough began with mice. More specifically, it began with its first successful animated short, Steamboat Willie, starring Mickey Mouse. Yet throughout the years, there have only been a handful of Disney animated features starring mice. So now it’s … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 26 – The Great Mouse Detective

After The Black Cauldron turned out to be a financial disaster for Disney’s animation studio, the company was in trouble. They closed their original animation building, restructured the company and seriously considered shutting down their animation department entirely. However, they … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 25 – The Black Cauldron

Reaching their 25th animated feature film was a huge milestone for Disney Studios. As far as I can tell, very few other studios have yet to reach that point even today. Sure, there are studios with more animated movies behind … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 24 – The Fox and the Hound

The Fox and the Hound released at a troubling time for Disney Studios, 1981. Very few of their movies, live action or animated, were any more than moderate successes. The massively expensive Walt Disney World opened not too long ago … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 23 – The Rescuers

The Rescuers, the second Disney Studios animated feature to release the same year as the original Star Wars, is also the first Disney animated movie that didn’t involve Walt Disney on any level. Based on a series of books by … Continue reading

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