Disney Discussions: Are Kids’ Movies like Fantasia Wasted on Kids?

I need your opinion on something. Yes, you reaching up to click that X button. DON'T DO IT!! Do you think kids movies are wasted on their target audience? Are they really better for adults? See, here's the thing... Name five children you know who liked Fantasia. I couldn't. No one I knew liked Fantasia as a … Continue reading Disney Discussions: Are Kids’ Movies like Fantasia Wasted on Kids?

Disney Discussions: Is Censorship Getting More or Less Liberal? (Pinocchio)

I need your opinion on something. Yes, you there with your hand precariously placed on the scroll wheel. Is movie censorship getting tighter or looser? Because to me, it seems like both. See, here's the issue... Have you seen Pinocchio lately? Dang, that's a messed-up (awesome) movie. Kids smoking, drinking, engaging in violence, and using … Continue reading Disney Discussions: Is Censorship Getting More or Less Liberal? (Pinocchio)

Disney Discussions: Are Classic Movies like Snow White Really That Good?

I need your opinion on something. Yes, you, who just pointed to yourself and said, "Me?" We hear the word "classic" thrown around in movies a lot and...does it mean anything? See, here's the issue... Someone once named Snow White as the best Disney movie ever made because it was the first. I wanted to crucify them … Continue reading Disney Discussions: Are Classic Movies like Snow White Really That Good?

Best Christmas Movie: The Case for “It’s a Wonderful Life”

Last in a tribute to great Christmas movies is my personal favorite--and one of my favorite films in general. While a box-office bomb, this film turned out to be one of the biggest movies ever. It's easy to see why. A Break from Christmas Movies Despite being hyped as a Christmas film, the film isn't … Continue reading Best Christmas Movie: The Case for “It’s a Wonderful Life”