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080 Big Hero 6 - Don't Even Compare It to Frozen!

We review Disney's newest animated feature, the superhero film that everyone loves: Big Hero 6.

Highlights

      • Main Discussion: Big Hero 6 (2014)
      • Impressions from our screenings and Morgan's experience from the Big Hero 6 premiere.
      • Thoughts about the backgrounds and city of San Fransokyo.
      • Technical mumbo with Mason! Disney's Hyperion image engine.
      • First weekend box office numbers!
      • Thoughts about Tadashi and act 1. Problems with telling and not showing.
      • Who we thought the villain was at the beginning.
      • Let's talk about the Big Hero 6 gang. We need more of them!
      • Baymax was adorable. Much more lovable than Olaf. Great sidekick character who morphed into a main character.
      • Where were Hiro's powers?
      • How to we feel about the villain?
      • The final battle was very "final battle"!
      • We rate it!
      • Listener Twitter Question: What was your favorite moment from Big Hero 6?
      • Voicemail: August, Sirose, Bri, Dylan
      • Mail bag: Daniel, S, Eric, Alice, Rob, Mike
      • Don't forget to use the hashtags #AnimAddicts and #AnimAddicts80 when talking about this episode on Twitter!

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Direct download: 80_Big_Hero_6_-_Dont_Even_Compare_It_To_Frozen.mp3
Category:Animation -- posted at: 1:00am MDT

For the next film in our 'Mice & Rats' series, we cover Don Bluth's 1986 mouse film An American Tail.

Highlights

  • More stories from Chelsea!
  • Main Discussion: An American Tail (1986)
  • A little history of the film and how Fievel got his name.
  • Who's who in a Don Bluth production.
  • Talk of the figurative and literal meaning of "cats".
  • How we feel of Fievel as a main character.
  • Classic Don Bluth scariness in the ocean.
  • Welcome to NYC! Fievel wandering and meeting a lot of different people.
  • Lots of accents happening here (plus a speech impediment).
  • The cats going to Hong Kong is depicting how cats really ended up in that city.
  • When will we get the Rotoscopers band together?
  • The Don Bluth dazzle is strong with this one.
  • Mail bag: Joshua K, Sarah, Dan, Henrieke, Drew
  • Don't forget to use the hashtags #AnimAddicts and #AnimAddicts79 when talking about this episode on Twitter!

Runtime: 1:25:26, 20.6 MB

Links

Where To Find The Rotoscopers

Where To Find The Hosts

Direct download: 79_An_American_Tail_-_How_Many_Bands_Have_a_Thunder_Tube.mp3
Category:Animation -- posted at: 1:00am MDT

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