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Monoreel Radio #76 - Pinocchio

Monoreel Radio #76 - Pinocchio

February 12, 2020

This week, "Pinocchio" celebrates its 80th birthday. How does the film hold up all of these years later? Does it need a live action remake? Where does it rank among the rest of the Walt Disney Pictures catalog? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Monoreel Radio #75 - Blank Check

Monoreel Radio #75 - Blank Check

February 4, 2020

This week, we played Disney Plus roulette and landed upon 1994's "Blank Check".

How does this film hold up over 25 years later? Would kids today appreciate this film? How has our view on it changed since its initial release? All of that and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Monoreel Radio #74 - The Lion King (2019)

Monoreel Radio #74 - The Lion King (2019)

January 28, 2020

This week, we are joined by Lisa DiNoto Glassner from TheCastleRun.com to review and discuss Jon Favreau's 2019 "live action" remake of The Lion King. How did Favreau accomplish this technological achievement? How do these characters differ from the characters from the original film? What happened to "Be Prepared"? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Interested in reading Lisa's review of the film? Click here to jump over to her page.

 

Monoreel Radio #73 - Aladdin (2019)

Monoreel Radio #73 - Aladdin (2019)

January 21, 2020

This week, we review and discuss the 2019 live action remake of "Aladdin". Why is it so polarizing? How does it compare to the original? What do we think of Will Smith? Why the jams? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Monoreel Radio #72 - Lady and The Tramp (2019)

Monoreel Radio #72 - Lady and The Tramp (2019)

January 14, 2020

This week, we review and discuss the Disney+ Launch Day live action remake of "Lady and The Tramp". How does this one compare to the original? Are the changes necessary? Does this film still have the heart of the original? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Monoreel Radio #71 - Dumbo (2019)

Monoreel Radio #71 - Dumbo (2019)

January 9, 2020

This week we review and discuss Tim Burton's live action remake of "Dumbo". How does it hold up to the original? Does it give the old tale new life? Or does it get completely Burtonized? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Monoreel Radio Bonus Episode: The Mandalorian

Monoreel Radio Bonus Episode: The Mandalorian

January 5, 2020

This is the way... to start the new year, with bonus content, as we recap and review the Disney Plus original series, "The Mandalorian". How does John Favreau handle this IP? How does it stack up in the Star Wars cinematic universe? How does it compare to the other original programming on Disney Plus? All of that and more on this bonus episode of Monoreel Radio.

Monoreel Radio Episode #70 - 2019 Year In Review

Monoreel Radio Episode #70 - 2019 Year In Review

December 31, 2019

Happy New Year!

Today we review and discuss the films of 2019. We also pick our film of the decade and discuss the launch of Disney Plus. All of that and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Monoreel Radio Episode #69- The Muppet Christmas Carol

Monoreel Radio Episode #69- The Muppet Christmas Carol

December 23, 2019

This week, we delivery a gift in the form of an early episode release. We review and discuss 1992's "The Muppet Christmas Carol". Where does this one rank in terms of the other film adaptations of this Charles Dickens classic? How controversial was the film? All of that and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Monoreel Radio Episode #68 - Star Wars Episode 8: The Last Jedi

Monoreel Radio Episode #68 - Star Wars Episode 8: The Last Jedi

December 18, 2019

This week, we review and discuss, "The Last Jedi". Is it actually the last Jedi or is this clever marketing? What are our predictions for "The Rise of Skywalker"? All of this and more this week on Monoreel radio.