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A weekly podcast dedicated to the entire catalog of Disney movies. Each week, we will review a different film to see if the old classics hold up, and how the new releases compare.

A weekly podcast dedicated to the entire catalog of Disney movies. Each week, we will review a different film to see if the old classics hold up, and how the new releases compare.
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United States

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A weekly podcast dedicated to the entire catalog of Disney movies. Each week, we will review a different film to see if the old classics hold up, and how the new releases compare.

Language:

English


Episodes

Monoreel Radio Episode #54- High School Musical 2

9/10/2019
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What time is it? Time for High School Musical 2. The much anticipated sequel to the global phenomenon took the world by storm, you can bet on it. Was the movie fabulous? How does it compare to the first? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:08:37

Monoreel Radio Episode #53 - High School Musical

9/3/2019
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We're all in this together. This week, we start to review the "High School Musical" trilogy. We were well out of high school when this movie when it came out, but can we still appreciate it today? Why is this movie so much like "Grease"? How do we feel about the casting? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:45:28

Monoreel Radio Episode #52 - The Emperor's New Groove

8/27/2019
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Uh huh, uh huh, uh huh, we are talking "The Emperor's New Groove” this week. What is the original title and storyline? What makes this film so controversial?Who do we believe should be cast if they do a live action remake? All of this and more, this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:10:22

Bonus Episode: D23 Expo 2019 Recap

8/25/2019
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This weekend saw a jam packed D23 Expo, and we just couldn't wait to discuss it with all of you. From Disney Plus to Disney Parks, we talk about all of the news, rumors, and much more.

Duration:01:53:49

Monoreel Radio Episode #51- Hercules

8/20/2019
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Who puts the "glad" in gladiator? This week, we review and discuss 1997's "Hercules". How does this stack up against the other Disney post-renaissance films? How does it differ from the rest? Who makes up our dream cast for the live action remake? We also discuss the earth shattering Spiderman news, as well as our D23 Expo predictions this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:35:11

Monoreel Radio Episode #50 - Mary Poppins Returns

8/12/2019
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Monoreel Radio celebrates its first birthday with John Saccheri of BigFatPanda.com as we review and discuss 2018's "Mary Poppins Returns". Do we think this movie did the original film justice? What is the future of this franchise? Who is Brenda Poppins? John shares a secret that will blow your mind and we decide to give you a gift for our birthday, this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:44:30

Monoreel Radio Episode #49 - Bambi

8/6/2019
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This week, "Bambi" celebrates its 77th birthday. Does the film look and feel its age, or is it a timeless classic that still holds up? Why wasn't this film embraced upon its original release? Is Bambi, in fact, a horror film? What are our thoughts on "The Little Mermaid: Live"? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:02:32

Monoreel Radio Episode #48- The Rocketeer

7/30/2019
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This week, we review and discuss the cult classic, "The Rocketeer". Why did this film bomb at the box office? Should it have been a bigger hit? Are we ever going to get the sequel? How do we think this will work at a Disney Junior show? Should we still be allowed to go to Walt Disney World since we don't have kids? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:12:10

Monoreel Radio Episode #47 - The Lion King

7/16/2019
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Be prepared to discuss this Disney classic with us this week. We delve into the history of the Walt Disney Company leading up to the release of "The Lion King", as well as review and discuss the film in totality. We also discuss how we feel about the new "live action" remake hitting the theaters this week and we announce a new giveaway prize, this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:11:35

Monoreel Radio #46 - Spiderman Homecoming

7/9/2019
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This week, we review and discuss "Spider-Man Homecoming". This is Tom Holland's first solo flick as Spidey, so how does he compare to Tobey Maguire and Andrew Garfield? Is this the start of a solid Spider-Man franchise? Where does it rank in the MCU? We'll discuss where we have been for the last week, as well as a monster trailer drop, this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:00:54:33

Monoreel Radio Episode #45 - A Goofy Movie

6/24/2019
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Everybody mambo! This week, we discuss "A Goofy Movie", a summer road trip flick based off of the hit TV show "Goof Troop". Is this film a product of its time or has it become a timeless classic? Is it a forgotten favorite? Does Goofy finally get his day? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:01:14

Monoreel Radio Episode #44 - Toy Story 3

6/17/2019
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In this, our final episode before the release of "Toy Story 4", we review and discuss "Toy Story 3". How does this compare to it's predecessors? Does Disney get the ending right? What are our predictions for the next film? All of this and more, this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:00:58:08

Monoreel Radio Episode #43 - Toy Story 2

6/11/2019
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The toys are back in town and we can't wait to talk about them! This much anticipated sequel came out in 1999, but does it feel stuck in there? How does it compare to the original? Does this answer all of the questions we had following the first film, or does this leave us asking more? Where does this one rank in terms of Disney sequels? We discuss all of that as well as the new Frozen 2 trailer this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:02:33

Monoreel Radio Episode #42 - Toy Story

6/3/2019
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This week, we kick off our countdown to "Toy Story 4" with a review and discussion of the OG. This film was revolutionary and it's legacy has continued for nearly 25 years. Why does it have staying power? Where does it rank in terms of the Disney catalog? Are we excited for the next installment? All that and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:19:25

Monoreel Radio Episode #41 - Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time

5/28/2019
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Dustin? Destiny? Dastan? Whatever the case may be, this week we discuss "Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time". This video game turned feature length film was intended to be the next "Pirates Of The Caribbean". What goes wrong? Is the film given unfair criticism? How closely does it parallel Aladdin? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:00:52:12

Monoreel Radio Episode #40 - Aladdin

5/21/2019
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It's a whole new world this week Monoreel Radio. In preparation for the release of yet another live action remake, we review 1992's "Aladdin". This film has become an icon in the Disney company, but why? Does it age well, or do we still love it for the nostalgia? Are we excited about the remake? All of this and more on this week's episode.

Duration:01:17:30

Monoreel Radio Episode #39 - Honey, I Blew Up The Kid

5/14/2019
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Vegas baby... a very big baby. This week, we review and discuss "Honey, I Blew Up The Kid". Does this film do the first one justice? Is it even necessary? Does it fill in any plot holes? Is Sean's prediction for the star of the reboot accurate? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:02:05

Monoreel Radio Episode #38 - Honey, I Shrunk The Kids

5/7/2019
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This week, we cut French Class to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Disney's Hollywood Studios (it will always be MGM), and discuss one of the biggest Disney staples from our childhood, Honey, I Shrunk The Kids. The park once housed an entire land dedicated to this film, but now, it's hardly represented in the Disney Parks at all. What is Big Russ Thompson saying? Is the film a product of it's time or is it actually bad? Should it be re-made? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:26:19

Monoreel Radio Episode #37- Secretariat

4/30/2019
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This week kicks off the first leg of the Triple Crown with the running of the Kentucky Derby, and we decided to celebrate by reviewing and discussing "Secretariat". Did we enjoy it? How historically accurate is it? How are the Avengers doing at the box office? All of that and more this week on Monoreel Radio.

Duration:01:06:30

Monoreel Radio Episode #36- Avengers: Infinity War

4/23/2019
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This week, we are at the Endgame, and we are thrilled to be joined by Jimmy and Frank from The Dopey Dudes podcast to review Avengers: Infinity War. With so much information packed into this film, what were our first impressions? What details did we miss that Jimmy and Frank are able to point out? Where does it rank among the other films in the MCU? All of this and more this week on Monoreel Raio.

Duration:01:21:23