Disney

February 11, 2014

How Christian is Disney's Frozen? (Not very.) Part 1

Attempts to read Disney’s monster hit as an allegory of the Gospel greatly overstate their case.

January 31, 2014

So, How Gay IS Disney’s Frozen?

Does Disney’s monster hit include the first same-sex couple in the studio’s history?

December 20, 2013

SDG Reviews ‘Saving Mr. Banks’

Tom Hanks is Walt Disney and Emma Thompson is Mary Poppins author P.L. Travers in an entertainingly Disneyfied take on the making of the beloved family film.

November 26, 2013

SDG Reviews ‘Frozen’

Disney’s latest animated musical fairy tale breaks new ground, but squanders its early promise.

August 9, 2013

SDG Reviews 'Planes'

Pixar Ultra-Lite: DisneyToon’s “World of Cars” installment is simple, agreeable fare for the whole family.

June 21, 2013

Which is groovier: Emperor’s New Groove or Lilo & Stitch?

November 9, 2012

'Wreck-It Ralph': The Secret Life of Video Arcade Characters

New Film Provides Little More Than ’80s Nostalgia

May 29, 2012

The Fairest One of All

May 29, 2012

The Fairest One of All (Part 2)

April 20, 2012

SDG Reviews 'Chimpanzee'

Amazing documentary footage highlighting the winsome and wild sides of chimp society is undermined by pedestrian narration.

January 31, 2012

Which Disney Villain is the Most Evil?

November 22, 2011

SDG Reviews 'The Muppets'

It's time to play the music: The Muppet magic is finally back in this refreshingly old-school family film.

October 7, 2011

'Real Steel' a punishing ordeal

October 3, 2011

Dumbo & The Lion King: Overrated or Must Haves?

Why I’m not a big fan of two of Disney's most beloved films … and, for all-y’all who disagree with me, what's on the new Blu-ray/DVD special editions.

July 15, 2011

SDG Reviews 'Winnie the Pooh'

The Disney throwback is the summer’s best family film.

April 29, 2011

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December 2, 2008

The Mickey Mouse Mentality