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Mousterpiece Cinema, Episode 49: ‘Bambi’

Almost everyone can remember the moment when their childhood innocence was shattered: it’s when Bambi’s mom got shot by a hunter, right? (I assume you’re all nodding in agreement.) This week, Josh, Gabe, and Mike honor the 70th anniversary of Walt Disney Pictures’ fifth full-length animated film, Bambi, by discussing its animation style, its overall realism, and by invoking movies like Monty Python and the Meaning of Life and Speed. How do those movies relate in any way to this one? Which of your hosts loves the film more than any other Disney animated feature? And what of the malevolent Ronno? (The right answer to that is, “Who?”) Discover the answers by listening to the latest Mousterpiece Cinema!


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