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Disney Remakes 10 – Aladdin

This blog post is later than I wanted it to be, mostly because at least for now, my new position at work can be mentally tiring. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t mind. I’ve always had the personality type where … Continue reading

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Christmas Classics 3: White Christmas

My dad usually isn’t a fan of musicals. In fact, he rarely listens to music at all. Yet every year, he watches this 1954 Christmas musical to get in the mood for the holidays. That alone has made me curious … Continue reading

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Disney Associated Movies 12 – Enchanted

Enchanted is somehow both a unique film in the Disney cannon, and not unique at the same time. It’s a mostly live-action musical comedy romance, mixed with traditional animation. It also happens to be the very first movie distributed by … Continue reading

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Disney Associated Movies 9 – The Nightmare Before Christmas

This is probably the only movie I’ve heard of that successfully celebrates two holidays at once. It manages to capture a touch of horror movies to tie into Halloween, while also celebrating Christmas. Although Disney Animation Studios had their hand … Continue reading

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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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Best Disney Villains

When you have an animation studio that’s been around since the 1930’s, and has released 56 feature films, you’re bound to have at least a few good villains. Whether it’s classic style Fairytale villains or the more modern, complex villain, … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 32 – The Lion King

Here it is – the big one. Before Frozen took over the entertainment world in 2013, there was the animated epic musical film called The Lion King. Released in 1994, the movie took over the entertainment world by storm. It’s … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 13 – Alice In Wonderland

After Cinderella’s massive success, Walt Disney started his own production company, funded several upcoming projects and got his animation studio out of debt (although he still distributed his movies through RKO Radio Pictures for a time). The next movie released … Continue reading

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Disney’s Animated Movies 2 – Pinocchio

Three years after Snow White revolutionized animated filmmaking, Walt Disney released his second animated feature, Pinocchio. Unlike Snow White’s runaway success, Pinocchio was actually a box office disaster when it first released. I’m guessing part of that had to do … Continue reading

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Movie Review – Superman, the 1975 musical

I wrote this review a while ago for my other blog, and I’m now re-posting it here with a few minor changes. “It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s Superman” was a broadway musical first produced in 1966. The show was generally … Continue reading

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