Aurora is the epitome of the timeless princess; however, the film’s true beauty is pronounced in its direction, and depth of artistic detail and color.
After a six-year hiatus—Frozen II did not live up to its predecessor. We are left with a gorgeous movie, catchy but not great songs, and a weak story.
Zootopia (2016) is a subversive study on tolerance, injustice, and discrimination amid a colorful plot. Find out here why its a powerful social commentary.
In ’37 Walt Disney Studios developed the multiplane camera; one of the animation tech advancements that would solidify Snow White’s importance forever.
Disney’s Snow White ’37 and Pinocchio ’40, had a positive message and always a happy ending. Still, their origins stem from a much darker, lurid reality.
No glass slipper. No fairy godmother. Still, there is magic. Aschenputtel (“Cinderella”) by the Brothers Grimm is a recorded, much darker version.
For some or many, the origins of their favorite tales are unknown, and ironically too gruesome for children; as with the stories of Ariel & Peter Pan.
Bojack and the supporting characters take us on a journey that, by the end, we can say the show is one of the few stories that understands how people work.
A focus on one of Avatar’s most fascinating, esoteric, and even unsettling features: the spirits.
Disney/Pixar’s Onward (2020) displays strong and sophisticated messages that adults can enjoy and enough magic and wonder for younger audiences.