The Disneyathon – Part 12: Original Classics

Link to Previous Part: The Disneyathon – Part 11: The Disney Renaissance Disney Renaissance classic number 3 is another hit in my eyes. Welcome to the city of Agrabah, a city filled with colourful Arabic people with American accents. A vibrant city guarded by the apparently skilled, but mostly overweight guards. The most appealing part of … Continue reading The Disneyathon – Part 12: Original Classics

The Disneyathon – Part 11: The Disney Renaissance

Link to Previous Part: The Disneyathon – Part 10: The End of The Dark Age Here it is. We're at the start of The Disney Renaissance. After two weak decades Disney really needed a hit and this is the era that recaptured what people loved about the good old days. This is the half-way point in … Continue reading The Disneyathon – Part 11: The Disney Renaissance

The Simpsons – Season 8: TV Review

Hello, it’s me, the BC. It has been a long time coming but today we’re going to talk about Season 8 of the popular animated series The Simpsons. I remember when I started covering this show over a year ago and read somewhere that Season 8 is where the show started to go downhill. Whilst … Continue reading The Simpsons – Season 8: TV Review

The Disneyathon – Part 6: More Classics

Link to Previous Part: The Disneyathon – Part 5: The Silver Age 1955 gives us Lady and the Tramp and guess what? I thought it STUNK! Think Romeo and Juliet and every other love story ever made, but with dogs. I never grew up with this movie, I think I rented it from the video store, … Continue reading The Disneyathon – Part 6: More Classics

The Disneyathon – Part 5: The Silver Age

Link to Previous Part: The Disneyathon – Part 4: The Package Movies We're now entering The Silver Age of Disney Animated. This is the era where they had enough money to go back to making actual movies and it's the beginning of their climb to the top. We're in the early 1950's now and the war … Continue reading The Disneyathon – Part 5: The Silver Age

The Watchlist: Episode 1 – Pilot

Oh, hello, I didn't see you come in. Welcome to a brand new series that I have dubbed The Watchlist. If any of you were around in the earlier days of my career you would recall I had a series called The BC's Netflix Watchathon where I talked about three movies that aligned with my … Continue reading The Watchlist: Episode 1 – Pilot

The Disneyathon – Part 4: The Package Movies

Link to Previous Part: The Disneyathon – Part 3: The Wartime Age Back to the Package films now and this one is called Fun and Fancy Free a title, I imagine the people who made this movie kept telling themselves their audience would feel. This movie consists of two shorter movies but since they lacked the budget at the … Continue reading The Disneyathon – Part 4: The Package Movies

The Disneyathon – Part 2: The Golden Age

Link to Previous Part: The Disneyathon – Part 1: Introduction The Golden Age of Walt Disney Animated continues on into the 1940's as World War II was just starting to become a massive deal which really effected these movies when they were first released. But long after their poor box office beginnings these movies are … Continue reading The Disneyathon – Part 2: The Golden Age

The Disneyathon – Part 1: Introduction

Hello and welcome to the first part of this brand new original series, The Disneyathon, and I'm your host The Blog Complainer. (Just note, none of this is scripted.) I have been developing this series for about 2 months now because I have no life! I had to go out of my way to search … Continue reading The Disneyathon – Part 1: Introduction