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Best Disney Princesses

Having recently finished my Disney Animation Studios marathon, I’m taking a bit of a break from blogging about movies. But at the same time, I don’t feel like stopping entirely.  I intend to write at least a couple lists here … 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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Disney Animated Movies 49 – The Princess and the Frog

Although Bolt was fairly well received by critics and even better by fans, it was only mildly successful. After a string of box office bombs and mild success stories, Disney Animation Studios and John Lasseter, head of Disney’s entire animation … 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 47 – Meet The Robinsons

Before we get into this movie, let’s talk about Pixar for a moment. Pixar was first founded in 1979 as the Graphics Group, part of Lucasfilm’s computer division. It separated to become its own company in 1986 with funding from … Continue reading

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Disney Animated vs. 3 – The Little Mermaid vs Beauty and the Beast

As much as Disney Princess movies helped build Disney’s animation studio into the monster that it is today, 30 years separated Sleeping Beauty (Walt Disney’s last princess movie) and The Little Mermaid (which kick started the Disney Renaissance). Since The … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 30 – Beauty and the Beast

With Beauty and the Beast, we enter deep into the Disney Renaissance. For almost the entirety of the 90’s, Disney released a major animated hit every year. Not all of them came from the main studio mind you – Toy … Continue reading

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