Tag Archive: marathon

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: ‘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: ‘Treasure Planet’

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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 9 year old Nintendo obsessive) and my daughter Amelia (drama llama 7… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘The Emperor’s New Groove’

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Australia summer doesn’t really lend itself to staying inside and watching movies, so we’ve had a bit of a break from this feature. But we’re back, it’s is a fan favourite! Time to… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘Fantasia’

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Just to mess with the flow of the series the randomiser has taken us from the traditional Snow White to the modern Big Hero 6 and now to the experimental Fantasia. All easily… Continue reading

The Candymanathon – Part 3

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Oh, this is fascinating… Title: Candyman: Day of the Dead Released: July, 1999 Director: Turi Meyer Cast: Tony Todd, Donna D’Errico, Jsu Garcia, Ernie Hudson, Jr., Wade Williams Plot: While the daughter of… Continue reading

The Candymanathon – Pt. 2

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It’s not hard to see why the original film cemented the title character immediately entered the zeitgeist and why sequels were put into production. How did the sequels do? Title: Candyman: Farewell to… Continue reading

The Candymanathon – Pt. 1

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As the internet has frequently reminded me, we are in the Spoopy Season. That means I’ll be watching a bunch of horror movies, which is…what I usually do… Anyway, it’s been so long… Continue reading

The Rambothon – Part 4

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Wow, it was a REALLY long gap between entries in this series. Twenty years?! Why did they do this? Title: Rambo Released: January 2008 Director: Sylvester Stallone Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Paul… Continue reading

The Rambothon – Part 3

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So we weren’t impressed with the second movie. But surely the film-makers will simply course correct rather than steering this tank further off the path! Title: Rambo III Released: May 1988 Director: Peter… Continue reading