Tag Archives: Edie McClurg


Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986)

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“I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again.  Life moves pretty fast.  If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it,” says Ferris Bueller. Matthew Broderick does a lot of fourth-wall breaking (talking … Continue reading


Planes, Trains, and Automobiles (1987)

The original Cinema Parrot Disco link: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles (1987) John Hughes will always be remembered for the films he wrote, produced, and/or directed in the 1980s.  Of the eight films he directed, only four were actually good.  The first … Continue reading


‘Kiki’s Delivery Service’ & ‘Porco Rosso’

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(For Miyazaki’s first four films, check out The Castle of Cagliostro & Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind and Castle In the Sky & My Neighbor Totoro) Hayao Miyazaki is a Japanese film animator, producer, screenwriter, and director.  He joined Toei … Continue reading


‘Antz’ & ‘A Bug’s Life’

It’s not that often that animated films share some similar concepts (and even rarer when both similar film are released in the same year).  Examples of such films include 1987′s The Brave Little Toaster and 1995’s Toy Story, 2010′s Despicable … Continue reading


‘The Secret of NIMH’ & ‘Anastasia’

Don Bluth is an animator, writer, producer, and director who first went to work for the Walt Disney Company in 1955.  He left two years later to work at a mission for the LDS church in Argentina.  He would later … Continue reading