The Silver Age of Disney Animation ran from 1950 to 1967. It represented a time when Disney returned to the feature length narrative storytelling after having switched to a package format during the Wartime Era. It lasted until the passing of Walt Disney and ended with the first film released after his death. There are […]

A young boy gets separated from his village and ends up in the jungle where he needs help from a panther and a bear to escape a tiger and a snake in the 1967 Walt Disney animated classic, “The Jungle Book.” The film is loosely based on Rudyard Kipling’s book of the same name. This […]

We are back with another battle. This week we are pitting two classics from Disney’s Silver Age of Animation against each other, “Peter Pan” and “The Jungle Book.” One is a classic story with many retellings. The other is the final feature film Walt Disney worked on personally. So, let’s compare them and see which […]

The bare necessities of life will come to you. Jon Favreau takes one of the most beloved Disney classics and gives it the live action/CGI remake and, quite honestly, “The Jungle Book” is one of my favorite of the live action Disney remakes. Much like “Beauty and the Beast,” “The Lion King” and “Aladdin,” “The […]

When Disney+ launched in the United States in November, a number of titles weren’t available, due to existing contracts with other streaming platforms, but they were available in other countries.  However those titles had placeholders added to Disney+, showing a release date for the missing movies in the US. One of those titles was the […]