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Old 03-16-2015, 06:04 AM   #1521
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No, never. (Technically, it's the alterations to Make Mine Music, Saludos Amigos, and Melody Time that stick in our craws, there was nothing ever removed from The Three Caballeros). Someone asked if the film was edited or censored, only saw the last 20 minutes, didn't notice anything missing. Sure looked great.
Add Fantasia to that list. I want to see Sunflower.
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Old 03-16-2015, 06:46 AM   #1522
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Add Fantasia to that list. I want to see Sunflower.
Well, that's why YouTube was invented. As for general releases, Walt removed and re-animated shots that were offensive in his cartoons, I think there's no way on this Earth that were Walt still with us, he would keep those shots. Disney's not in the "piss you off and offend you" business, they're in the "we make you happy and you give us money" business.
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Old 03-16-2015, 06:53 AM   #1523
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Well censoring it pisses me off. Fantasia was censored after Walt's death. I would be less pissed off if Disney didn't claim the censored version was uncensored.
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Old 03-16-2015, 08:13 AM   #1524
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Well censoring it pisses me off. Fantasia was censored after Walt's death. I would be less pissed off if Disney didn't claim the censored version was uncensored.
I hear you. Still, I think Walt himself would have cut those scenes (or re-animate them) were he around in the late 60's.
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Old 03-16-2015, 11:28 AM   #1525
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I hear you. Still, I think Walt himself would have cut those scenes (or re-animate them) were he around in the late 60's.
There's a bit of a similar controversy happening here in Sweden in regards to Pippi Longstocking. In the original, Pippi refers to her father as a negro king of the southern seas. Now, they've changed it to just be a king of the southern seas, and they also cut out a scene of Pippi mimicking a Chinese.There was a complete uproar from certain people here, going so far as to boycott and saying that they've ruined Pippi, and that they'll show the original to their kids (because, you know, whether or not her father was a king or a negro king really was the essence and central point of the story )
This decision was however backed up by archived interviews with the author Astrid Lindgren saying that had she written it today, she wouldn't have used the negro king-phrasing.
My opinion is that the originals could be preserved and archieved for historic reasons, but when showing something in public, I find it better to just try and touch and entertain people rather than offend certain people. The ones crying foul are imo nothing but entitled, privileged shortsighted folks that really should start rethinking their priorities.
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Old 03-16-2015, 02:21 PM   #1526
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There's a bit of a similar controversy happening here in Sweden in regards to Pippi Longstocking. In the original, Pippi refers to her father as a negro king of the southern seas. Now, they've changed it to just be a king of the southern seas, and they also cut out a scene of Pippi mimicking a Chinese.There was a complete uproar from certain people here, going so far as to boycott and saying that they've ruined Pippi, and that they'll show the original to their kids (because, you know, whether or not her father was a king or a negro king really was the essence and central point of the story )
This decision was however backed up by archived interviews with the author Astrid Lindgren saying that had she written it today, she wouldn't have used the negro king-phrasing.
My opinion is that the originals could be preserved and archieved for historic reasons, but when showing something in public, I find it better to just try and touch and entertain people rather than offend certain people. The ones crying foul are imo nothing but entitled, privileged shortsighted folks that really should start rethinking their priorities.
What is the big deal if Pippi had Black blood in her or not? Is it because she looks White? My family is multigenrational Mulatto and some members of my family can pass as White. My own Grandmother looked like regular White German lady.
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Old 03-16-2015, 08:46 PM   #1527
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What is the big deal if Pippi had Black blood in her or not? Is it because she looks White? My family is multigenrational Mulatto and some members of my family can pass as White. My own Grandmother looked like regular White German lady.
Pippi's father is white. He basically is king of the negroes, that is, they're his slaves. It's not so much the fact that he's a ruler, it was the phrasing, that Pippi is saying that he's a negro king, and that is kind of offensive to black people.
We have a Donald Duck special run on tv here every Christmas as well, with clips from films and the Silly Symphony with Santa's Workshop, and the scene where Santa stamps the race-stereotypical dolls has been cut since a few years back.
My point is that if something that was never meant to be offensive in the first place turns out to be just that, then maybe one should consider cutting it out. No need to step on someone's toes if that's not your intention.
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Old 04-01-2015, 04:06 AM   #1528
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Still waiting on:

A Goofy Movie
Stitch: The Movie
I would absolutely love to see a 2-pack of the Goofy Movie and Extremely Goofy Movie on blu. I adore that film.

As for Stitch? I'm not holding my breath sadly. That's a kick-off to the TV series, which isn't available outside of bootleg DVDs, and followed up by Leroy and Stitch. Maybe if Disney realized the gold mine they were sitting on with all their classic animated series we might get some beautiful things. I'd absolutely love to see a boxset of Stitch: The Movie, Lilo and Stitch The Series, and Leroy and Stitch all in one big bundle on blu ray.
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Old 04-02-2015, 08:22 AM   #1529
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I really wonder why Tarzan 2 wasn't released with Tarzan last year. I hope they will still release it, maybe as a set with Tarzan & Jane?

I also hope Stitch! The Movie and Leroy & Stitch will be released as a set.

And while we're at it.... Piglet's Big Movie and Pooh's Heffalump Movie.

God, still so much I want.
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Old 04-02-2015, 02:04 PM   #1530
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If Brave Little Toaster was announced I'd flip my lid
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Old 04-02-2015, 05:30 PM   #1531
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If Brave Little Toaster was announced I'd flip my lid
Haha, I didn't even know Disney had anything to do with that one. Colour me surprised when I found out they did.
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Old 04-03-2015, 01:19 PM   #1532
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https://scontent-fra.xx.fbcdn.net/hp...e1&oe=5570EF95

"Snow White Ultra Collection, Fall 2016"
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"Snow White Ultra Collection, Fall 2016"
As noted in the Snow White thread, that was a fake
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Old 04-05-2015, 03:54 AM   #1534
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Of the 50 or so movies in their Classics line, only The Black Cauldron seems to be missing on Blu. We are just so lucky that Hercules and Hunchback saw the light of day.
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Of the 50 or so movies in their Classics line, only The Black Cauldron seems to be missing on Blu. We are just so lucky that Hercules and Hunchback saw the light of day.
And Saludos Amigos, The Three Caballeros, Make Mine Music & Melody Time... all official canon titles.
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Old 04-06-2015, 02:33 AM   #1536
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And Saludos Amigos, The Three Caballeros, Make Mine Music & Melody Time... all official canon titles.
Looking like we will get announcements for at least two of those titles in a month if last year is any indication. I do not see why Disney could not knock all of them out by the end of the year, TBC included.
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Old 04-06-2015, 02:40 AM   #1537
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Apologies if it's already been mentioned, but the Caballeros double feature DVD appears to be out of print...

http://www.amazon.com/Saludos-Amigos...=B0012RLXBU&m=

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/classic-...Nq8nBstIzhGOjQ
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