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Home Alone (1990)

“Where did he go?” asks Harry.  Marv responds, “Maybe he committed suicide.”  Kevin McCallister yells out, “I’m over here you big horse’s ass!  Come and get me before I call the police.” Some films have become required viewing over the years … Continue reading

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When Marnie Was There (2014)

“In this world, there’s an invisible magic circle.  There’s an inside and an outside.  And I’m outside,” says Anna Sasaki. One of the most engaging and moving dramas I’ve seen this year actually came from the world of animation, specifically … Continue reading

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‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’ & ‘Arthur Christmas’

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Santa Claus is an essential part of Christmas.  Who hasn’t sat by the TV and watched the Rankin/Bass classic holiday special Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town?  There have been many interpretations of Kris Kringle on the big screen, ranging … Continue reading

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‘Monster House’ & ‘ParaNorman’

Halloween is almost upon us.  It was tough finding the eight appropriate animated films for these Halloween-themed installments of Animation Corner, but I managed to not only find the eight I needed but several more.  Some weren’t used this month … Continue reading

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‘Corpse Bride’ & ‘Frankenweenie’

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Tim Burton, while known for his live action films (including 1989’s Batman, 1994’s Ed Wood, and 2010’s Alice In Wonderland), actually started out working in animation.  He attended the California Institute of the Arts to study character animation, and his classmates included John Lasseter, Brad Bird, John … Continue reading

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Frankenweenie (2012)

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I suppose it’s no secret that I’m a huge Tim Burton fan.  I was really excited about the release of Frankenweenie, and not just because he directed it.  Frankenweenie is a feature-length stop-motion adaptation of a live action short Burton … Continue reading