Tag: Walt Disney

CD Reviews, Popdose

CD Review: Brandon Schott, “Verdugo Park E.P.”

California troubadour Brandon Schott offers a glimpse of his next album with his new extended single....

Current Events, PopSmarts

PopSmarts: Looking for God in “Toy Story”

It’s not a revelation to anyone, anymore, to point out that Hollywood is no longer in the business of original ideas. It takes a great...

Film, Music

The Boy: Remembering Songwriter Robert Sherman

It’s not fair that it sometimes takes a death to rouse us from our collective unconsciousness and pay respect to someone who deserves...

Film, Music

Magic Music: A Happy Playlist of Songs from Disney Movies

50 years after his passing, Walt Disney's legacy is remembered through the happy songs his company has given to the world....


Farkakte Film Flashback, Film

Farkakte Film Flashback: Fred vs. Pee-wee Edition

Is the YouTube sensation known as Fred the new Pee-Wee Herman, or a harbinger of hell on earth? Pete Chianca knows the answer....


Current Events, Numberscruncher

Numberscruncher: Getting Value from Intellectual Property

Sita Sings the Blues is a great, sad movie about a breakup. The creator, Nina Paley, mixes animation styles and narrators, using the story...


Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: “Up”

The new Disney/Pixar collaboration, Up, has just opened to some of the best reviews the studio’s ever received. While it’s a...


Film, Film Reviews, No Concessions

No Concessions: The Sherman Brothers’ Spoonful of Bitterness

Here it is, not even June and with a case of blockbuster fatigue already. Pro and con, the fourth (fourth!) Terminator movie has already...