The Disney Project Part 2
I’ve been writing a series of articles for Lost in the Multiplex covering all the Disney animated classics from Snow White right through to Tangled. The second lot of three are up now!:
Part two of our wondrous journey through the pantheon of Disney animated movies sees us take in two bona fide classics and one obscure Latin American mish-mash of a film. After the great success of Snow White, Disney was on a high, but then came the financial losses of both Pinocchio and Fantasia. Coupled with the escalating war in Europe curbing its overseas markets, the Studio needed to recoup some money and fast. Walt’s answer was to turn to a little known children’s story written by Helen Aberson about a baby Elephant with oversized ears who is born into a life in the circus.
You can read the full article here:
Lost in the Multiplex: The Disney Project Part 2
If you missed the first part by the way, you can find that little doozey right here:
Lost in the Multiplex: The Disney Project Part 1