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Pixar Movies 6 – The Incredibles

The Incredibles was a first for Pixar in multiple ways. It was their first PG rated movie, when all their previous movies were rated G. It was the first Pixar movie starring human characters. Most of their previous movies featured … Continue reading

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Pixar Movies 4 – Monsters Inc.

Pixar’s fourth feature film, Monsters Inc., is yet another very creative concept from the CGI animation powerhouse studio. Although I never felt this fear myself, a common fear amongst children is that a monster lives in the closet. This movie … Continue reading

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Pixar Movies 3 – Toy Story 2

Sometimes when writing these blog posts, especially for movies as famous as Toy Story and its sequels, it’s more interesting to talk about their backstory than it is to talk about the movie itself. After all, Toy Story might actually … Continue reading

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Pixar Movies 2 – A Bug’s Life

Shortly after the release of Toy Story, Pixar began working on their second feature film, A Bug’s Life. Directed by John Lasseter, the film stars Flik, a misfit ant who is both inventive and clumsy. After he severely messes up, … Continue reading

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Pixar Movies 1 – Toy Story

Last year I decided that I wanted to talk more about movies on this blog, so I embarked on a massive project where I watched every Disney Animation Studios feature ever, in order of release. A lot of the movies … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 56 – Moana

With Moana, we’ve reached the end of this Disney Animation Studios blog marathon. I’ve been enjoying it, seeing both movies I remember fondly from my childhood, and movie’s I’ve never seen before. That said, it’s also a relief that it’s … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 55 – Zootopia

Disney Animation Studios released two movies in 2016. The first, Zootopia, released in March. It was one of four movies that earned more than $1 billion that year, all of which were released by Disney. In case you’re curious, the … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 53 – Frozen

This movie doesn’t need any introduction, but I’ll sum it up anyway. Frozen released in November of 2013, which happened to be the start of an unusually cold fall and an early winter throughout pretty much all of North America.  … Continue reading

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Disney’s 50th animated feature part 2 – Tangled

For part 1, click here. Yesterday I talked about this movie’s very complex backstory, its critical reception and my personal history with it. So instead of recapping that, let’s talk about the original Rapunzel fairytale. I’m going to try to … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 50 part 1 – Rapunzel

We’ve reached the Disney Animation Studio’s 50th feature film. As such, I’ll be splitting this into two posts. For part 2, click here. There are several reasons I’m doing this. First, 50 movies is a significant achievement for a single … Continue reading

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