The thirty-sixth installment of the Disney Odyssey brings us to the year 1998 with an exquisite example of Disney's growing awareness that women can kick just as much trash as men and don't necessarily require overt romance or a wedding to satisfy their movie destiny. I have long been deeply-rooted in my love for Mulan as… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #36 – The Great Stone Dragon Victory Tour 1998
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
HERE WE ARE. London 1896. The fog permeates every corner of the omnipresent darkness. The cobblestones are slick from an earlier rain. The gaslamps flicker and cast long shadows on every brick building on the street. The greatest detective alive is on the prowl for clues to his latest case... and no - it isn't… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #26 – Stand Back, Dawson, I’m Going To Try SCIENCE!!!
And here we come to a milestone - not only is this the 25th entry into the Disney Odyssey, it is the first film which I have never seen before. Our special guests this time around are Neal and Nathan. Neal is a lovely friend of ours from the Teslacon cast family with a broad fantasy literature… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #25 – Roll for Initiative: The Disney Movie
Not going to lie, this is one I've been dreading a little bit. Pop culture and my foggy childhood memory tells me that The Fox and the Hound is simultaneously one of the most adorable and the most gut-wrenchingly sad Disney movies of all time. Possibly one of the saddest movies ever - although TIME thinks Dumbo and Bambi are… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #24 – We’ll Always Be Friends Forever, Won’t We? WON’T WE?!