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Disney Animated Movies 4 – Dumbo

While they’ve since more than made their money back, neither Pinocchio nor Fantasia were financially successful when they first released in 1940. The biggest contributing factor was how World War 2 started the year before, completely cutting off the European … Continue reading

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Disney Animated Movies 3 – Fantasia

The same year that Walt Disney’s animation studio released Pinocchio, he also released another animated feature. While Pinocchio was marketed as a family film and was received very well, even though World War 2 seriously cut into its initial profits, … 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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Novel reading and writing update – Only Angels are Bulletproof

This is a bit of a different novel for me. While I am a Christian, I generally don’t enjoy Christian fiction. Whether in book or movie form, most religious fiction feels a bit cheesy or heavy-handed, or otherwise sacrifices plot … Continue reading

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Captain Marvel 5

This is the opposite of Nightwing 13 for me. I found Nightwing 13 much less enjoyable on my second reading, while I liked Captain Marvel 5 a lot more on my second reading. This might actually be the best issue … Continue reading

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Captain Marvel 3 review

Captain Marvel 3 continues Carol Danvers’ story of being trapped back in time. More specifically, she’s stuck in World War 2 with an all-female squad of soldiers fighting against Japanese who have access to Kree technology. This comic is surprisingly … Continue reading

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