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The Roto-SPOOKERS make an appearance for their annual Halloween episode. This time, they tackle the last of Disney's package films, The Adventures of Ichabod & Mr. Toad

Highlights

  • A little insight about Disney's package film era.
  • Main Discussion: The Adventures of Ichabod & Mr. Toad (1949)
  • Initial thoughts. Differences between the two films.
  • Mr. Toad is a frustrating character. Why do his friends try to help him?
  • Both of these films have pretty good gags.
  • Cyril Proudbottom is not a good friend. Also, Winky is creepy.
  • Onto the one we all want to get to...The Legend of Sleepy Hollow!
  • Ichabod is a really flawed character. And why do all the women like him? Actually, everyone here is flawed.
  • The old frolic!
  • The music makes this film. Bing Crosby is gold!
  • We rate it!
  • Mail bag: Joshua, Mark, Jemma, Catherine, Simba's Guard, Adrienne
  • Don't forget to use the hashtags #AnimAddicts and #AnimAddicts when talking about this episode on Twitter!

Runtime: 1:26:12, 21.8 MB

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Direct download: 78_The_Adventures_of_Ichabod__Mr._Toad_-_The_RotoSPOOKERS.mp3
Category:Animation -- posted at: 1:00am MDT

The Rotoscopers discuss the first film in their 'Mice & Rats' podcast series, Disney's 1986 The Great Mouse Detective.

Highlights

  • Nerdy Couch Discussion: Mice in animation
  • Main Discussion: The Great Mouse Detective (1986)
  • First thoughts and memories. 1992 VHS release.
  • The whole film takes place in one night. Perhaps a time vortex is at work?
  • Why doesn't that flower ballerina toy exist in real life?
  • There's way too much pink in Rattigan's hideout.
  • Is the sexy singing bar mouse really ok?
  • The first ever semi-use of CGI in a Disney animated film. The clock's cogs are in CGI, then traced onto paper.
  • Rattigan reveals his real form.
  • We rate it!
  • Voicemail: Dustin, Dylan, JK and Michael.
  • Mail bag: Joshua, Hannah, Krissy, Kate, Catherine, Catherine, MoonDisneyPower.
  • Don't forget to use the hashtags #AnimAddicts and #AnimAddicts77 on Twitter!

Runtime: 1:33:59, 23.6 MB

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Direct download: 77_The_Great_Mouse_Detective.mp3
Category:Animation -- posted at: 1:30am MDT

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