Disney’s “The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad” (1949)

...And now we come to the last of the Package Films, and one of the most well-known, "The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad". I haven't seen them both in quite a while so let's see if they stack up... First, is "The Wind in the Willows": PLOT - J. Thaddeus Toad (Toad from now … Continue reading Disney’s “The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad” (1949)

Disney’s “Melody Time” (1948)

Ahh yes, "Melody Time"... Another of the Package Films, and memorable at that. A lot of childhood memories are in this film, but is this film as good as my childhood claims it is? (Also, I'll be splitting up the segment reviews in parts yet again.) "Melody Time" (Buddy Clark - Master of Ceremonies) - … Continue reading Disney’s “Melody Time” (1948)

Disney’s “Saludos Amigos” (1942) Review

And now, the moment we've all been waiting for: The Package Films. From 1942 to 1949, six films were released that contain several vignettes, or short films, packaged together to fulfill a runtime. Strangely enough, this is the shortest film in the Disney Animated Canon to date. PLOT - Disney Animators flew to South America … Continue reading Disney’s “Saludos Amigos” (1942) Review

Disney’s “Dumbo” (1941) Review

Hello, Everyone! Welcome to Jesse Hecht CREATIVE! You are about to witness a review so... Cerebral... Refined... Exquisite... Awesome... Thoughtful... Imaginative... Visionary... Exceptional... And also so short. PLOT - Dumbo (Unvoiced), a young elephant, is mocked by everyone he meets for his large ears. When his mother (Verna Felton) is put in confinement for protecting … Continue reading Disney’s “Dumbo” (1941) Review