Anastasia and The Swan Princess: Two Decent Films Worth A Look

Thursday, May 19, 2011

All I can say is that this was a damned tricky post to write! I watched both Anastasia and The Swan Princess last week as I had never…

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Anomaly Appraisal: Fern Gully: The Last Rainforest

Friday, May 13, 2011

Via: The Internet Movie Poster Awards Fern Gully: The Last Rainforest is one of those films that I must have seen when I was younger. I was smack…

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Why Your Bookshelf Was Made To Hold “Directing Animation” By David B. Levy

Thursday, April 14, 2011

They say God created the earth in seven days although I have a sneaking feeling that if he hired David Levy, he would have got the job done…

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A Review of 2010 And My Favourite Film of The Year

Thursday, December 23, 2010

Via: Cartoon Brew With an upcoming hiatus over Christmas (because there’s not internet where I’m heading for the week), this may well be the last post of 2010,…

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Anomaly Appraisal: Hercules Part II

Saturday, June 19, 2010

This is a continuation of yesterday’s Part I, where I covered the plot and music. Today I’m going to cover the animation, the characters and the character’s designs….

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Animaly Appraisal: Hercules Part I

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Sooooo, having just finished watching Disney’s Hercules, here are some initial thoughts that will be concluded tomorrow. Released in 1997, Hercules continues the Disney tradition of releasing a…

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Anomaly Appraisal: Tales from Earthsea

Thursday, May 13, 2010

I read the announcement a few days ago over on Cartoon Brew but having bought the DVD back in 2008, it doesn’t matter that much to me. Having…

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Animation Art: A Review Of The Book That Changed My Life

Sunday, April 25, 2010

OK, perhaps that’s a bit of an exaggeration. It didn’t so much change my life as pop up in a pretty unusual place (a Borders in Bowie, Maryland)….

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Review: Fantastic Mr. Fox

Monday, April 12, 2010

First of all, I like Wes Anderson; the Royal Tenenbaums being perhaps my favourite of all his work. He certainly is a unique fimmaker who makes makes movies…

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Review – Serious Business: The Art And Commerce Of Animation In America

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

I got this book for Christmas and although I read Googled first, I was excited to get into this immediately after. Covering the US animation scene from its…

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How to Train Your Dragon, in 3-D!!!!

Friday, April 2, 2010

Having read Gilligan’s advice over on the Retrospace blog yesterday, I’m going to try and up the ante over here, seeing as so far Fantazmigoriuh has been limping…

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