Tag - Walt Disney

Amazing Transparent Man

32 Days of Halloween X, Day 6: The Amazing...

Day 6 of 32 Days of Halloween is upon us. Soon, we shall confront The Amazing Transparent Man.  But before then…it’s time for a Peter Lorre twofer. First up, a bit from the Disneyland TV show where Walt Disney introduces Kirk...

Emma Thompson as P.L. Travers in Saving Mr. Banks

Wayhomer Review #169: Saving Mr. Banks

It’s Episode #169 for Saving Mr. Banks, in which our protagonist praises Emma Thompson even though in this instance he can’t stand her, is happy that Ruth Wilson is getting work but wants her to do something else, and bemoans the...

Dali + Disney = Destino

I’ve been wanting to see this ever since Rob threw us a review of the film a few years back. And it’s not hard to figure out why. I’ve been a huge fan of Salvador Dali for as long as I can remember. And I’ve been a...

Happy Birthday, Walt Disney

That’s right: the man who brought you Mickey Mouse was born on this date in 1901. He also brought you the first animated feature film, at least in this country. That would be Snow White, of course. He brought you the Disney theme...

Walt Disney is the Mystery Guest

Mr. Walt Disney is the mystery guest on What’s My Line? from the November 11, 1956 episode according to the original poster. Which means that the Mickey Mouse Club was a year old and Lady and the Tramp had come out the year before...

Alice in Wonderland

Go Ask Alices

So I was hunting down a new version of the “Alice” stop motion bit (because if I find an embedded vid has been taken down, I’ll do my best to put a new one up in its place–remember, we love you) and when searching for...

Vintage Mickey DVD

Vintage Mickey (2005) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by Walt Disney, Ub Iwerks Directed by Walt Disney, Burt Gillett, David Hand, Ub Iwerks, Wilfred Jackson Starring the Voices of Walt Disney, Marcellite Garner, Pinto Colvig Features: Nine black and white animated Mickey...

Destino (2003) – Animation Review

Written by: John Hench & Salvador DaliDirected by: Dominique Monfery My Advice: Don’t miss it. Before he left the company his family founded, Roy Disney revived a project that had been dormant since 1945. In that year surrealist...

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)...

Film: DVD: Written by: Dorothy Ann Blank, Richard Creedon, Merrill De Maris, Otto Englander, Earl Hurd, Dick Rickard, Ted Sears & Webb Smith, based on the story by Jacob Ludwig Carl Grimm & Wilhelm Carl Grimm Directed by: David...