Published on:

24th Nov 2021

Ep. 20 The Black Cauldron

The Black Cauldron, a childhood favorite of Sam's, comes from the strange era of 1980's Disney. Terrible production problems and changes in corporate leadership lead to numerous issues for the film. What does Sam think of it now, and does the film deserve to be seen as a misunderstood classic?


Slate - The Black Cauldron: Is the movie that almost killed Disney animation really that bad?

YouTube - The Black Cauldron - Disney's Halloween Masterpiece 

The Film Magazine:

Disney Renaissance Movies Ranked by Sam Sewell-Peterson

‘Beauty and the Beast’ at 30 – Review by Sam Sewell-Peterson


Awakening (Instrumental) by Wataboi https://soundcloud.com/wataboi

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Second Cut
Reviewing Movies With Mixed Reviews
Lots of film podcasts focus on great or bad movies, but what about the ones in the middle? Join film critics Jacob, Kieran, Sam, and The Film Magazine crew as they examine the discourse around and content of films with mixed reviews. If you want thoughtful analysis from dedicated cinephiles, this is the show for you!