Category Archives: Disney

Update on Disney’s Missing Mom Theory

The Myth of the Missing Mom – Disney’s (and Pixar’s) Canon (1937-2017) The biggest thing that I have noticed about this myth in the past three years is how much Disney is not following it in its recent films. It … Continue reading

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Lilo & Stitch (2002)

Lilo & Stitch was one of those films that I had heard a lot about, but had never gotten around to seeing. I knew the basic plot of the story and could remember the characters and their relationships to each … Continue reading

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Moana (2016)

This film had been on my “get around to watching” list since its release last November, so with it being summer and with me getting my ocean fix, it seemed like the perfect time to watch Disney’s Moana. Perhaps to … Continue reading

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Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Beauty and the Beast (2017) Perhaps continuing in the vein of disturbing pretexts for relationships, Beauty and the Beast is not without controversy. The original fairy tale entirely involves Belle being sold to the Beast by her father and learning … Continue reading

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The Book Ends

ONCE UPON A TIME Season 6, Episodes 21 & 22 (The Final Battle – Parts 1 & 2) If this was how the story had ended, it would have indeed been satisfying. But true to the fact that every story … Continue reading

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Quick Thoughts On Six Episodes

ONCE UPON A TIME Season 6, Episode 15 (A Wondrous Place) The next six episodes feel like a run of tying up loose ends. A Wondrous Place finally concluded the Aladdin and Jasmine arc (and did a good job of … Continue reading

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Family Drama & An Alternate Happy Ending

ONCE UPON A TIME Season 6, Episodes 13 & 14 (Ill-Boding Patterns)(Page 23) Much like in the first season of the show, while the story arc continues throughout the episodes, each individual episode tells a self-contained story that furthers along … Continue reading

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