The Great Licensed Apparel Question

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Licensed apparel has been a part of the merchandising puzzle for animated shows for years. yet the clothing actually worn by many characters is rarely seen.

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A Comparison of Merida and Rapunzel

Sunday, August 5, 2012

It struck me there just last week that we’ve seen two major princess movies from the Disney umbrella in the last few years, although despite claims that we’ll…

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The Top 10 Animated Movies on DVD of 2011

Monday, December 5, 2011

It’s that time of year again, when everyone hauls out their “best of” lists that are always subjective and no-one ever really agrees on anyway. Well, being the…

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Now the Films Inspire the Shorts!

Saturday, August 20, 2011

Yup, nowadays the way it seems its right to do things is to gamble $300 million on a feature film and then make the shorts, all the while…

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A Sharp Reminder of How Animation Is Perceived In Some Quarters

Sunday, May 29, 2011

On Friday, Tim Cushing over at Techdirt posted a piece that discussed another article by Jeffrey A. Tucker in which he discussed Disney’s Tangled and the political allegories…

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Why The Tangled DVD Is A Waste Of Your Money

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Via: Amazon.com It’s not secret I like Tangled. It’s fun and although the story and characters are slightly less than mirror-polished, it’s an engaging film that manages to…

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David OReilly’s Freudian Review of Tangled

Saturday, March 5, 2011

Disclaimer: I don’t normally post stuff that isn’t suitable for all ages but this is a slight exception. Exercise restraint if you are easily offended! Yesterday (Thursday), in…

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Anomaly Appraisal: Tangled

Saturday, December 18, 2010

Note: This is pretty long (1600+ words) analysis of the film. if you’re looking for a much shorter, concise critical review, head on over here to read my…

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Where Have All the Writers Gone: A Tangled Review

Friday, December 17, 2010

Editorial note: This is the first of two reviews I will be posting for Tangled. It is written by my girlfriend, Alicia, who came away from the film…

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Floyd Norman’s Concerns About Animation

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Yesterday, animation legend Floyd Norman tweeted the following: Happy and sad. I'm a traditional hand drawn animator who has to admit the animation in "Tangled" was awesome. —…

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A Critique of the Tangled One-Sheet Poster

Monday, October 11, 2010

If it seems that I’ve been posting about this film for the last three months, you’re right, I have. Today’s topic is the film’s one-sheet poster. We’re all…

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