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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 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 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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Disney Animated Movies half-way point – favourites

I’m half-way through my project where I’m watching every main Disney Studios Animated feature film ever, in order of release (28 movies out of 56). After reaching the half-way point, I decided to take a week off before I began … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 28 – The Little Mermaid

While The Great Mouse Detective brought Disney Studios out of what some refer to as their first dark age, 1989’s The Little Mermaid kick started the Disney Renaissance. For pretty much the entirety of the 90’s, Disney released a major … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 23 – The Rescuers

The Rescuers, the second Disney Studios animated feature to release the same year as the original Star Wars, is also the first Disney animated movie that didn’t involve Walt Disney on any level. Based on a series of books by … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 22 – The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

1977 was kind of a big year for movies. James Bond’s The Spy Who Loved Me, which many consider an example of everything that makes James Bond great, and the recently deceased Roger Moore’s best Bond movie. I agree with … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 21 – Robin Hood

Disney’s animated interpretation of Robin Hood is a fascinating one, with a strange backstory. Shortly after Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs succeeded, Walt considered adapting the tales of Reynard the Fox, the main character in a literary cycle of … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 20 – The Aristocats

The Aristocats has the unique distinction of being the last full feature that Walt Disney approved of before his death. Seeing how it released in 1970, 4 years after Walt’s death, he didn’t have much to do with the creation … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 19 – The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book, the first Disney Animation Studios feature to release after Walt Disney’s death, still involved Walt quite a bit during its production. The movie is based on a series of stories by British author Rudyard Kipling collected in … Continue reading

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