Disney Essays

A Study in Disney: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ (1991)

A Study in Disney: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ (1991)

Disney is as much a part of our lives as love and death.  It’s wrapped around us, and not just in our childhood.  There are thousands and thousands of Disney movies by this point but the one that really shape the company and the culture are the animated features.  Disney busted out of the gate […]

| January 10, 2022
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A Study in Disney: ‘The Rescuers Down Under’ (1990)

A Study in Disney: ‘The Rescuers Down Under’ (1990)

Disney is as much a part of our lives as love and death.  It’s wrapped around us, and not just in our childhood.  There are thousands and thousands of Disney movies by this point but the one that really shape the company and the culture are the animated features.  Disney busted out of the gate […]

| January 8, 2022
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A Study in Disney: ‘The Little Mermaid’ (1989)

A Study in Disney: ‘The Little Mermaid’ (1989)

Disney is as much a part of our lives as love and death.  It’s wrapped around us, and not just in our childhood.  There are thousands and thousands of Disney movies by this point but the one that really shape the company and the culture are the animated features.  Disney busted out of the gate […]

| January 6, 2022
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A Study in Disney: ‘Oliver & Company’ (1988)

A Study in Disney: ‘Oliver & Company’ (1988)

Disney is as much a part of our lives as love and death.  It’s wrapped around us, and not just in our childhood.  There are thousands and thousands of Disney movies by this point but the one that really shape the company and the culture are the animated features.  Disney busted out of the gate […]

| January 4, 2022
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A Study in Disney: ‘The Great Mouse Detective’ (1986)

A Study in Disney: ‘The Great Mouse Detective’ (1986)

Disney is as much a part of our lives as love and death.  It’s wrapped around us, and not just in our childhood.  There are thousands and thousands of Disney movies by this point but the one that really shape the company and the culture are the animated features.  Disney busted out of the gate […]

| January 2, 2022
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A Study in Disney: ‘The Black Cauldron’ (1985)

A Study in Disney: ‘The Black Cauldron’ (1985)

Disney is as much a part of our lives as love and death.  It’s wrapped around us, and not just in our childhood.  There are thousands and thousands of Disney movies by this point but the one that really shape the company and the culture are the animated features.  Disney busted out of the gate […]

| December 31, 2021
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A Study in Disney: ‘The Fox and the Hound’ (1981)

A Study in Disney: ‘The Fox and the Hound’ (1981)

Disney is as much a part of our lives as love and death.  It’s wrapped around us, and not just in our childhood.  There are thousands and thousands of Disney movies by this point but the one that really shape the company and the culture are the animated features.  Disney busted out of the gate […]

| December 29, 2021
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A Study in Disney: ‘The Rescuers’ (1977)

A Study in Disney: ‘The Rescuers’ (1977)

Disney is as much a part of our lives as love and death.  It’s wrapped around us, and not just in our childhood.  There are thousands and thousands of Disney movies by this point but the one that really shape the company and the culture are the animated features.  Disney busted out of the gate […]

| December 27, 2021
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