Episode 52 - Don't Watch Toy Story 2000 - Week of 3/1/17

The Fellowship is pleased to present our discussion of animated films. We gather a list of some of our favorite animated movies, ranging from certified classics to ones we just think are cool. Not a comprehensive list, of course, but some stuff to consider checking out. And as always, our picks of the week.

What we're up to this week:
Catching up on trades - Baltimore v3, Postal v3, Fafhrd and the Grey Mouser
Reading more Doc Savage & watching All Things Must Pass on Showtime (documentary about Tower Records)
Bonus/digression - The Winding Stream (doc about the Carter Family)
Collection of the My Favorite Martian comic from the 1960s

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Some of our favorite animated movies:
Shrek (2001)
Heavy Metal (1981)
The Point (Harry Nilsson, 1971)
The Hobbit (1977)
Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (1993)
Wizards (1977)
Fantasia (1940) [Death Race 2000 comes up here somehow. Go figure. -m]
Toy Story (1995, and yes, it was the first Pixar release)
Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)
Vampire Hunter D (1985)
Justice League: The New Frontier (2008)
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
A bit of shade for the Star Wars prequels :-)

Picks for the week of 3/1:
Baltimore: The Red Kingdom #2 [This will be volume 8. -m]
Spookhouse #5
Dollface St. Patrick's Day Special
D4VEocracy #2
AmeriKarate #1
Superman #18
Honorable Mention: Nailbiter #30 - the end
Honorable Mention: Paper Girls #12
Honorable Mention: Guardians of the Galaxy by Jim Valentino Omnibus

Shoutouts:
Barry & Terry Phillips, former local book shop owners, rediscovered thanks to social media (and associated reminiscences)
Manny the Martyr - thanks for letting us use your music
#PodernFamily - an awesome group of indie podcasters supporting each other
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