Pocahontas would not be a Productive Member of Society

Don’t get me wrong- I adore Disney and Disney movies, but thinking back on Pocahontas,the Disney film, I can’t help but come to the conclusion that the character of Pocahontas as portrayed in the movie would be a really useless member of society. For instance, the first time we see her in the movie, she is shirking her corn harvesting duties to frolic in the … Continue reading Pocahontas would not be a Productive Member of Society

Reflections on Disney’s Hercules

I recently re-watched the Disney movie Hercules (and by the I mean I recently sung along to the entire movie), and noticed some interesting (or not- depends on your definition of “interesting”) things. The first thing I noticed is that Baby Hercules starts the movie off as a blonde, then becomes a ginger when he becomes mortal (following Disney’s plot, Hades tries to make Hercules … Continue reading Reflections on Disney’s Hercules