Animation Addicts Podcast - Animated Movie Reviews & Interviews for Disney, DreamWorks, Pixar & everything in between!

The Rotoscopers are excited to bring on their first official guest host (sorry, Steven)...William Jardine from A113Animation.com! Join in for a rip-roaring discussion of Pixar's first sequel Toy Story 2.

Highlights:
■ What Have You Been Watching (WHYBW) - Animation Edition: Breaking Dawn Part 2 (Does that count as animation?), RioHotel Transylvania.
■ Talking about The Oscars 2013: Winners and nominees.
■ Catch and Fire with William! We ask the hard questions.
■ News: Upon which book will Tintin 2 be based?, new Mickey Mouse shorts, Rumplestilkskin (The Name Game) animated film by Disney?
■ Nerdy Couch Discussion: Pixar sequels.
■ Beyond the trailer, Toy Story 3 filled with holocaust references?
■ Cars 2: the good and the bad.
■ Main Discussion: Toy Story 2
■ A little perspective: other 1999 animated films
■ First thoughts: Happy meal toys, seen 60+ times, fear of growing up.
■ From direct-to-video to theatrical sequel, development woes.
■ Original plot: no Jesse, really pushing the Senorita Cactus character, talking Bullseye.
■ Opening sequence, sci-fi nods, improved visuals, dealing with new and old characters.
■ The angst of the yard sale, Al’s (Hal’s) Toy Barn is the coolest toy store ever, Woody’s conflict, depressing Toy Story themes.
■ Woody’s Roundup Gang, theme of abandonment issues, Jessie’s song “When She Loved Me”, Pixar’s jab to toy makers, hot pink Barbie aisle, very quotable.
■ How much money could all have made from the collection?, toy protocol, Gerry from Gerry’s Game cameo, world’s fastest toy horse, don’t forget the bloopers!, Stinky Pete returns as villain in Toy Story 3.
■ What made Toy Story 2 better than the original?
■ We rate it 5 stars all around!

Runtime: 1:32:11, 45.9 MB

Where to Find Us:
■ Find us on the web: therotoscopers.comtwitterfacebookYouTubetumblr, hypable & Animated Views
■ Mason Smith: This Animated Life BlogTwitter
■ Chelsea Robson: FacebookTwitter
■ Morgan Stradling: TwitterInstagram
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■ Questions, comments, suggestions? Send us an email at therotoscopers@gmail.com
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Direct download: 034_Toy_Story_2_-_British_Invasion.mp3
Category:Animation -- posted at: 7:22pm MDT

Morgan and Chelsea are flying solo as they talk about fast-paced, adventure film, The Adventures of Tintin. Join these Tintin newbies as they learn about and dive into the world of Tintin.

Highlights:
■ New writers on the website, partnership with Animated ViewsAnna and Elsa to join the official Disney princess lineupCars 3 and the Disney Shareholder meeting.
■ History of The Adventures of Tintin and the Author/creator Hergé (excuse our pronunciation).
■ Find the cartoons on Netflix! Get a free trial HERE.
■ Main Discussion: The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn directed by Steven Spielberg and produced by Peter Jackson.
■ Mind boggling photo-real animation (motion capture) from the start.
■ Belgium/At sea: introduced to Pickpocket side story, introduced to Captain Haddock (Oh dear).
■ Haddock’s hallucination in the desert (due to the lack of alcohol).
■ The secret of the Unicorn: Gotta love a good story about pirates and their gold treasure. Never gets old (seriously, it doesn’t).
■ Milanese Nightingale: “It’s my first visit to the 3rd world.” (Haddock: “What a dish!”) The original character was actually inspired by Herge’s aunt who apparently wasn’t a good singer in his opinion.
■ Morgan never wants to get hit in the back of the head with a bottle.
■ Why Antiques Road Show is so popular.
■ Bad guys always have to have a pet bird of some sort. A falcon is always a nice touch.
■ Haddock should really go into motivational speaking.
■ What’s up with the butler? Is he a slave to the grounds?
■ I’ll get you the hat... a really BIG one.
■ Sets up for a GREAT sequel!
■ “Let’s Rate it!”: 4 stars and 4.5 stars.
■ Mailbag, Morgan and Chelsea Geek-out time.
■ Bloopers: Marisa loves Morgan, Haddock, Morgan’s threat , Taking over the world!

Runtime: 1:07:27, 35.5 MB

Where to Find Us:
■ Find us on the web: therotoscopers.comtwitterfacebookYouTubetumblr, hypable & Animated Views
■ Mason Smith: This Animated Life BlogTwitter
■ Chelsea Robson: FacebookTwitter
■ Morgan Stradling: TwitterInstagram
■ Visit our sponsors: NetflixAudibleAmazon
■ Questions, comments, suggestions? Send us an email at therotoscopers@gmail.com
■ Send us a voicemail at therotoscopers.com/voicemail

Direct download: 33_The_Adventures_of_Tintin_-_Relax_I_Interviewed_A_Pilot_Once.mp3
Category:Animation -- posted at: 12:08am MDT

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