Tag Archive: animation

The Disney Marathon: ‘Alice in Wonderland’

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Although we’re in a region where much of the social distancing requirements can be safely lifted, we still like to use Friday for family movie night. This week the randomiser gave us an… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Beauty and The Beast’

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For those just joining us, this is a movie marathon with a twist. Myself (cranky 30s blogger), my son Josh (stoic 10 year old Nintendo obsessive) and my daughter Amelia (drama llama 7… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Moana’

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This was an early favourite of Amelia, being only a few years old at the time of release. Cue several months of a child telling us that she doesn’t need swimming lessons, because… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Wreck-It Ralph’

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This movie holds a special place for our family. It’s one of the first movies Joshua saw and got really into. Alan Tudyk, who plays a lead role in this movie, was also… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘Mulan’

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Last week we covered an older, more obscure part of the Disney oeuvre, an attempt to broaden the cultural diversity in their output. Now we’re jumping forward to more recent efforts where they…well…did… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Tangled’

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Ok, look…there’s a coronavirus out there. We can’t leave our homes. Of course we’re going to watch a movie about a girl who can’t leave her house in the land of Corona. For… Continue reading

The One Disney Remake That is Actually Outstanding

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Disney has a fair number of remakes of their classic works coming out these past few years. Given that the remake of The Lion King has become the highest grossing animated film in… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘The Princess and the Frog’

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Weird thing about the spinning wheel that tells us which Disney movies to watch next in our marathon…this is the first time it’s given us a princess movie. Given what an integral part… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘A Goofy Movie’

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In the year 1995 I was a cynical 14 year old who listened to The Offspring and thought I was pretty darn edgy. When A Goofy Movie was being promoted I bravely called… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘The Sword in the Stone’

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If you’re closely following this series by me and my children then two things. Firstly, hi mum! Secondly, you know that we were supposed to be in Disneyland right now but the world… Continue reading