'Waking Sleeping Beauty,' 'The Boys' and 'El Grupo' Explore Disney's Past
by, 12-01-2010 at 12:31 AM
This week, Disney offers up a wealth of video releases for the holidays. The flashiest choice is Walt's great experiment of animation and classical music, Fantasia, presented for the first time on Blu-ray and packaged with the updated but less compelling Fantasia 2000. Noteworthy for Disney completists and armchair historians, though, are three recent documentaries that saw only limited release in theaters and are finally reaching a broader audience on DVD. Two of them are honest and heartfelt looks at creative passion and dysfunction. The third is a curious misfire set at a critical turning point in Walt Disney's career.
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