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DreamWorks animated movies 5 – Joseph: King of Dreams

In the late 90’s and early 2000’s, Disney went a little crazy with their straight-to-video sequels. They released multiple sequels to Aladdin (not great, but not bad), The Little Mermaid (decent concepts, but lackluster results), Beauty and the Beast (travesties … Continue reading

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DreamWorks animated movies 4 – Chicken Run

Instead of talking about the behind the scenes information for this movie, let’s instead talk about Aardman Animations. Aardman is a British animation studio based in Bristol, and it’s well known for using stop-motion animation techniques, usually using moldable clay. … Continue reading

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Dreamworks Animated Movies 3 – The Road To El Dorado

Early on, DreamWorks proved they were willing to take risks with their animated movies. Their first release (Antz), while conceived long before A Bug’s Life (as early as the late 80’s), risked a very public feud between them and Pixar. … Continue reading

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DreamWorks animated movies 2 – The Prince of Egypt

Only a couple months after DreamWorks released their first ever animated movie, Antz, they released what was originally intended to be their first movie. The Prince of Egypt, an animated musical retelling of the biblical book of Exodus, released in … Continue reading

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DreamWorks animated movies 1 – Antz

Time to introduce my DreamWorks Blogathon. While DreamWorks doesn’t have the kind of consistent track record as Disney/Pixar when it comes to quality movies, they’re probably the only animation studio right now that can rival the Disney Corporation when it … Continue reading

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Star Wars Movies 11: The Clone Wars animated movie

When this movie released in 2008, 3 years after Revenge of the Sith, I had all but forgotten of my love for Star Wars. But even if I still loved it, I might not have bothered seeing this one in … Continue reading

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Pixar Movies 19 – Coco

Before we get into the movie itself, it’s worth mentioning that this is the third animated movie released by Disney with heavy Mexican themes. Of course this is the only actual movie of the three. The other two being part … Continue reading

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