A Decade of Disney – 2010-2019: Tangled (2010)

Virginia: Hello, and welcome back to a Decade of Disney, where we’re chronicling the past 10 years of Disney animation leading up to next week’s release of Frozen II. Today, we’ll be discussing 2010’s Tangled, one of my all-time favorite films. Personally, although I know Disney is a big, scary corporation, this movie always felt …

Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure Season Three Round-Up Week One, Episodes 3-5, “Return of the King”, “Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?”, “The Lost Treasure of Herz Der Sonne”

After I reviewed the season premiere of Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure, “Rapunzel’s Return,” I realized that Disney Channel has yet again adopted a bizarre airing schedule. It looks like they’ll be airing this series one episode per weeknight throughout October and November, so I’m going to be reviewing these in big chunks. From now on, I’ll …

REVIEW: Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure – Season 3, Episode 1 “Rapunzel’s Return”

Tangled is one of my favorite Disney movies, featuring gorgeous animation, fantastic music, and interesting, well-developed characters. So far, the Disney Channel follow-up, Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure, has been more mixed in quality. However, I had hoped the third and final season would go for a more consistent tone. While only time will tell, “Rapunzel’s Return” …

REVIEW: Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure – Season 2, Episodes 20 and 21, “Destinies Collide” Parts 1 and 2

*SPOILERS* In “Destinies Collide,” a flashback shows everyone being evacuated from the Dark Kingdom to get them away from the Moonstone. In the present, Rapunzel and her friends arrive at the Dark Kingdom. Their caravan falls down a cliff, leaving them to travel the rest of the way on foot. Eugene, Rapunzel, and Cassandra decide …

REVIEW: Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure – Season 2, Episode 19, “Lost and Found”

“Lost and Found” begins with Eugene trying to piece together the map to the Dark Kingdom. Rapunzel gives him a birthday cupcake, prompting him to state that he doesn’t have a birthday. However, Rapunzel thinks that, since they don’t know when he was born, they may as well celebrate his birthday today. Just as he …

REVIEW: Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure – Season 2, Episodes 17 and 18, “You’re Kidding Me!” and “Rapunzeltopia”

*SPOILERS* In “You’re Kidding Me,” Rapunzel and her friends wake up in Matthews’ inn and find that the door has disappeared. They wander around for a while, looking for another way out. The group stumbles upon a room full of toys, and Lance quickly becomes distracted. Cassandra finds a top similar to one she had …