Disney’s “Home on the Range” (2004)

Image: Disney, Wikipedia Mooooooove Over, Traditional Hand-Drawn Animation! PLOT -  Standard. Rote. Trite. "We have to save the family farm from the evil cattle rustlers!" Ugh. This film is a slog. There's barely any rhyme or reason to the events happening, and the film comes to a grinding halt at times. Progression is made, sure, … Continue reading Disney’s “Home on the Range” (2004)

Disney’s Brother Bear (2003)

Image: Disney, Wikipedia.org Oh, Brother... PLOT - The plot of this film is yet another 'journey to the end' film, where the stage is set, the journey is made, and lessons are learned. There are a lot of cliche plot points in this film, like it has a series of boxes to check. There is … Continue reading Disney’s Brother Bear (2003)

Jesse Hecht C.R.E.A.T.I.V.E. Presents – Food for Thought: “Butter Blues” – Proof of Concept 2020

An update to a classic: Food for Thought "Butter Blues" by Jesse Hecht C.R.E.A.T.I.V.E. Enjoy! 🙂 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- DISCLAIMER: Video footage of "Food For Thought" © Jesse Hecht C.R.E.A.T.I.V.E. 2013-2020 Ten years ago, in 2010, I sat in an Algebra I Class, doodling in a notebook. I was a freshman in college, and honestly, math just … Continue reading Jesse Hecht C.R.E.A.T.I.V.E. Presents – Food for Thought: “Butter Blues” – Proof of Concept 2020

Disney’s “Treasure Planet” (2002)

Image: Disney, Wikipedia.org Set Space Sails for Adventure! PLOT -  The plot closely follows the Robert Louis Stevenson Treasure Planet novel and adds a science-fiction twist. The plot is full of intrigue and with every question answered, more questions appear. The first half of the plot contains the journey, and the latter half the destination, … Continue reading Disney’s “Treasure Planet” (2002)

Disney’s “Atlantis: The Lost Empire” (2001)

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/d/de/Atlantis_The_Lost_Empire_poster.jpg/220px-Atlantis_The_Lost_Empire_poster.jpg Image: Disney, Wikipedia PLOT - The plot of "Atlantis" is that of an adventure film with high hopes. We have the classic character setups, the call to adventure, the rising action and peril as we reach the destination, the secrets within the destination itself, and the final outcome. Yes, we do have it all, … Continue reading Disney’s “Atlantis: The Lost Empire” (2001)

Disney’s “The Emperor’s New Groove” (2000)

The Grooviest Film of the Canon. PLOT -  The plot of this film is somewhat barebones, but it's left that way for the boundless creative humor within. Disney has never really done a 'buddy comedy' before, and this film pulls it off twice, with both heroes and villains going on road trips and learning lessons … Continue reading Disney’s “The Emperor’s New Groove” (2000)