It’s a tale as old as time and as familiar to its legion of fans as the haunting image of a falling red rose petal.
Given the vociferous adoration that fans have for the 1991 animated original it’s fair to say that it was no small undertaking for Disney to … Continue Reading
Audiences are becoming increasingly insistent that diversity is no longer a novelty, but a necessity.
Cast your eye over the mouse house’s output over the past quarter of a century and you’ll see a gradual but inexorable shift. The Eurocentric aesthetics and cultural influences of the likes of Snow White … Continue Reading
Did someone say… Special BONUS episode??!? With so many new theatrical releases, we’ve decided to record this bonus podcast to catch up and feed some of our non-superheroic fandoms. Join Dan and Violet (newcomer, animator, illustrator and Disney uber-nerd) as we review Disney Pixar’s Finding Dory and recap our thoughts … Continue Reading
We live in the golden age of cynicism. Endowed with plastic rectangles that give us practically unlimited access to such a cornucopia of information that we don’t even need keyboards to be keyboard warriors, each and every one of us has become Caesar.
Popular entertainment offers us narratives and we … Continue Reading
Those of us who were unsure who would be on which side in Marvel Studios’ upcoming superhero smack-down will have been enlightened today after Hawkeye himself, Jeremy Renner tweeted this concept art earlier today…
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If I had to choose a superlative to level at Disney / Pixar’s latest offering it would be… Elegant.
Of course, it’s a term that could be applied uniformly to Pixar’s output since the original Toy Story over 20 years ago, but it seems particularly applicable to Inside Out… Continue Reading
When Disney and Marvel announced that they would not have a presence at San Diego Comicon this summer, some were left scratching their heads. Many argued that the entertainment titan simply hadn’t enough content to present to justify a presence, while some brash DC fans ventured that the studio were … Continue Reading