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Purple Rain (1984)

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“Because you wouldn’t pass the initiation,” says the Kid.  Apollonia asks, “What initiation?”  The Kid replies, “Well, for starters, you have to purify yourself in the waters of Lake Minnetonka.”  Apollonia responds, “What?” I never was much of a Prince … Continue reading


‘A Boy Named Charlie Brown’ & ‘Snoopy, Come Home’

This year marks the fifth anniversary of the death of Bill Melendez (1916-2008), who worked as an animator, voice artist, producer, and director.  For a while in the 1940s he worked at one of the animation units at Warner Bros., … Continue reading