When it comes to historical accuracy, our next stop on the Disney Odyssey is definitely near the top of the list... that is, the list of films which took TONS of liberties with historical fact and real culture. Even so, it's arguably one of the best portrayals of Native Americans in Disney canon, let alone in… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #33 – How Many Colors Does The Wind Have, Anyway?
The next installment of the Disney Odyssey is an animal-centric movie, which means only one thing: the return of famed big game hunter and animal rights activist.... Professor Gordon! For this momentous occasion, we also invited comedic genius Andy Huttel to join us - and thus the meeting of the bearded gingers was begun. Both Bill… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #32 – Life is a Circle, and Revenge Happens Naturally
The excitement to finally get to watch one of the best Disney movies of all time was immense - and the Fella and I were happy to share this milestone moment with our dear friend Alexis. A fortune-teller, a comedienne, and a witch at different turns in her life, Alexis is talented performer and creator… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #31 – Parkour, Parody, and a Princess With An Attitude
Prologue Many folks in my age group consider the Disney Renaissance to be the finest era of Disney filmmaking in its long history. Many people in that age group would further say that this next movie in the Disney Odyssey is one of the greatest Disney movies ever made. Though the current young generation of… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #30 – How To Win True Love By Being More Interested in Books Than Dating
Welcome to Australia! The landscapes are diverse and breathtaking, the animals strange and beautiful, only some of the people have funny accents, and everything is poisonous! Wait. Yes, that's right... we're on to our next film in the Disney Renaissance, and it's a sequel! The very first sequel to make the list! The Film: The Rescuers… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #29 – Rule Number One About Rescuing Animals: Don’t Mouth Off To Poachers