J.R.R. Tolkien Not a Fan of Disney Movies

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Tolkien’s book The Hobbit was released in 1937, a couple of months before Snow White hit theaters. Both works highlighted a gaggle of dwarves as major supporting characters, but they could hardly have been more different. – Eric Grundhauser, Atlas Obscura.  Read More:

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Disney’s 2017 Beauty and the Beast

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“While the film can stand alone without the comparison [to its animated predecessor], my personal favorite remains Jean Cocteau’s darkly magical 1946 version.” – Sheila Roberts, Alliance of Women Film Journalists. Read more: