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061 The Last Unicorn - Give Us More Pirate Cat!

Morgan, Chelsea, Mason and special guest host Whitney Grace come together to discuss Rankin-Bass's 1982 film The Last Unicorn.

Highlights

■ Email from Zora, requesting one of her favorite movies from her childhood.
■ Main Discussion: The Last Unicorn
 History of Rankin-Bass, adapting this film and the RankinBass.com retro website.
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First memories, major themes.
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The red bull doesn't give you wings (and turn you into an alicorn).
■ History of unicorn in folklore. Powers of the unicorn horn.
■ Gotta love the Harpy and crazy Mommy Fortuna.
■ Things get Studio Jiggling on us real fast!
■ List of movies where animals turn into humans and visa versa.
■ The pirate cat is the best part of this movie! He needs his own Saturday morning spinoff cartoon!
■ Deep thoughts with Chelsea: "There are no happy endings because there is no end."; What does the red bull represent?
■ We rate it!
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Mail bag: Luis, David Lee, Georgina, Adriana, Mike, and Marc.

Runtime: 1:54:05, 30.8MB

Links

■ Watch The Last UnicornBlu-ray | DVD | Digital | Rent
■ The Last Unicorn Novel
■ Listen to The Last Unicorn novel on Audible
■ Luis Escobar's top 10 lists: Top 10 best animated superhero moviesTop 10 best animated superhero TV shows & Top 10 Disney movies
■ David's DeviantArt account and Elsa drawing

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Direct download: 61_The_Last_Unicorn_-_Give_Me_More_Pirate_CatV2.mp3
Category:Animation -- posted at: 1:30am MDT

060 The Lion King - It's SFX!

The people have spoken! The top requested film in 2013 was The Lion King! Go along with Mason, Morgan, and Chelsea as they talk about the iconic film from their childhood!

Highlights

■ First impressions and stats: The Lion King vs. Frozen.
■ Story: was this REALLY based on Hamlet? A Mason theory.
 How can you go wrong with Hans Zimmer, Elton John, and Tim Rice?
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How does "The Baboon Priesthood" actually work?
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Scar vs. Mufasa. Why Scar is the prototype of a child predator.
■ Two thumbs WAY way up for the voice acting!
■ "This is worse than when Zazu and Iago took over the Tiki Room!"
■ They should have a deleted scene with "The Birdie Boiler".
■ More reasons why Mufasa is so great.
■ Scar: The lame Pokemon trainer.
■ "Hey look it's Jim Cummings!"
■ The Stampede. Hans Zimmer is the master of mood.
■ Scar should have waited it out and stayed in the lion senate.
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Mason voices Matthew Broderick.
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Special bonus Zelda episode coming at you.
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All of us need a "Remember who you are" moment.
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The Disney vulture reunion.
■ All this controversy, the merchandise, and our ratings!
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Voicemail, Twitter question, and mail bag.
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Bloopers: AKA a bunch of random quotes you thought we missed.

Runtime: 1:39:17, 50.8 MB

Links

■ Watch The Lion King: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital | Rent
■ The kissing Nala and Simba, anyone?! Eh, eh?
■ `Pump-up Week articles: Is ‘The Lion King’ Disney’s Greatest Movie?Why ‘The Lion King’ Has the Best Music in Any Disney Movie. Ever.“I’ve Never Seen ‘The Lion King’” and 5 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘The Lion King’.

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Direct download: 60_The_Lion_King_-_Its_SFX.mp3
Category:Animation -- posted at: 7:18am MDT

Morgan and Chelsea jump right in the the discussion on this unconventional and under-appreciated French film, A Monster in Paris!

Highlights

■ What is going on with PARIS?! The disgusting truth of where all this water came from! Nasty!
■ The film is actually better the second time! Who is this leprechaun-looking dude?
 Who is Bibo Bergeron? Where is the making of?
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Animation: They used their money wisely. 
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Character breakdowns and major plot points.
■ We're learning French as we go.
■ Chelsea talks about her 'American Idol Season 8' experience.
■ The one-hit wonder!
■ It almost went into disturbing territory...
■ The music.
■ We rate it!

 Mail Bag! 
■ Jessica: What educational cartoons did you watch?
■ Sara Costa: How can we contact Whitney of Animated Interviews? @storysequence
■ Peter: The Art and Making of Peanuts Animation.
■ Anja: Frozen, some Norwegian trivia, Morgan's singing, and the Podcast Awards!

Runtime: 103.46; 32.7 MB

Links

■ Watch A Monster in Paris: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital | Rent
■ A Monster in Paris soundtrack

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Direct download: 59_A_Monster_in_Paris_-_Dont_Judge_This_Flea_by_Its_Cover.mp3
Category:Animation -- posted at: 7:01am MDT

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