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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 34 – The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Disney has adapted a whole bunch of really dark stories in their animation canon. In The Fox and the Hound’s original novel, the train killed Chief, Todd died from exhaustion and the hunter shoots Copper just before he moves into … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 33 – Pocahontas

With today’s movie, we’ve reached the half-way point of the Disney Renaissance. After this there are four more movies, ending with 1999’s Tarzan. But I’m getting ahead of myself. Let’s talk about 1995’s Pocahontas. Pocahontas shares an interesting development history … 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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Nerd Journal – X2: X-Men United vs God Loves, Man Kills

X2: X-Men United was the third X-Men movie that Fox Studios was behind (the TV movie Generation X was the first). It had the X-Men united with the brotherhood to take on William Stryker, who was planning to kill all … Continue reading

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