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Hosts Aly & Sarrah watch feature length animated movies, starting with Snow White and moving forward! They discuss source material, animation techniques, studio history, and trace the journey each story takes to the theatres.
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The Great Mouse Detective [Part 1]: The Source of the Source
7 days ago
It's that time again!Time for a Two-Parter!These next two weeks we will be delving into Disney's 1986 movie "The Great Mouse Detective".As per usual this week will be focused more on the source material and some background information for the studio that will be helpful for next week when we discuss the animated movie in depth. But with source material based on Sherlock Holmes and such a huge shift in artists at Disney, we had to split this up!
Sir Artur Conan Doyle
Aly starts us off with a biography of the man behind the legend: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. She goes into his writing life, his love life, and his life as a spiritualist. The latter which strangely led him to be friends with Houdini for a little while... and that did not end well!
The infamous fairy photo
Then we dig into the main characters and a bit of history on Sherlock Holmes himself, just to give some framework of where the Great Mouse Detective characters are coming from. We then discuss one of the most intriguing fan-clubs in the world, and "The Game" that is afoot among them!