Oof! Right in the Childhood

Oof! Right in the Childhood

Latest Episodes

The Fox and the Hound (1981) — A return to childhood trauma!
March 15, 2021

In the 1970s, Disney was expanding by hiring new animators like Tim Burton and John Lasseter and also alienating Don Bluth and a third of its junior animators. Nonetheless, it managed to make a beauti

Maybe the Rescuers was cursed with Stargate Pioneer
March 08, 2021

I sit down with Stargate Pioneer of GonnaGeek.com to discuss his history with The Rescuers and a thorough discussion of all the people who died right after this movie. I'm sure this movie wasn't curse

The Rescuers (1977) — Politics in Motion
March 01, 2021

This week, I dive into the beginning of the Dark Ages of Disney. In the middle of the Bronze Era, we have a story about 2 mice rescuing a child from an abusive, horrible woman, but it's set with overt

The Many Life Lessons of Winnie the Pooh with Dylan Lincoln
February 22, 2021

I sit down with Dylan Lincoln of Plot What Plot podcast to talk about the many life lessons that Winnie the Pooh gave us and the many that we learned in school that were never useful.Content warning:

The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977) — A return to package films?
February 15, 2021

The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh has the unique honour of being the only package film released after the wartime era, being the last feature-length film that was personally worked on by Walt Dis

Let me tell ya 'bout my best friends — with Melissa and Eli
February 08, 2021

My two real life best friends join me to wax poetic on their favourite Disney movie. From what phrases Eli used in everyday life to Melissa's real life romance, we laugh and talk about the tricky, sex

A change of pace
February 04, 2021

I'm making some changes to the pace of the podcast. This explains my reasoning behind them.My theme music was composed and played by Shawn Rudolph of Let Music Be.Support this podcast and get bonus co

Robin Hood (1973) — Tricky, sexy foxes
February 01, 2021

Disney's Robin Hood was created as the ultimate show of reverence for Walt Disney. They incorporated ideas he'd held close since the 1930s to create the tricky, sexy fox that is Robin Hood. This movie

The Aristocats (1970) — The first original story
January 25, 2021

After Walt Disney's death, the studio struggled to find its footing without their patriarch. With their first original story, they created the first animated movie without Walt Disney's oversight. Did

Punching childhoods and taking names with Rob Oue
January 21, 2021

I sit down with Rob Oue of the Smoke and Mirrors Podcast to talk about how he connects with his mom through The Jungle Book and how he hopes to connect with his son in the same way. And then