Steve’s Wonderful Reviews of Disney: Melody Time

Melody Time Release Date: May 27th, 1948 Inspiration: N/A Budget: $1.5 million Domestic Gross: $1.81 million Worldwide Gross: $2.56 million Rotten Tomatoes Score: 80% IMDB Score: 6.4/10 Storyline (per IMDB):…

Steve’s Wonderful Reviews of Disney: Fun and Fancy Free

Fun and Fancy Free Release Date: September 27th, 1947 Inspiration: “Little Bear Bongo” by Sinclair Lewis and “Jack and the Beanstalk” Budget: N/A Domestic Gross: $2.04 million Worldwide Gross: $3.165…

Steve’s Wonderful Reviews of Disney: Make Mine Music

Make Mine Music Release Date: April 20th, 1946 (released nationwide August 15th) Inspiration: “Casey at the Bat” by Ernest Thayer and “Peter and the Wolf” by Sergei Prokofiev Budget: $1.35…

Steve’s Wonderful Reviews of Disney: The Three Caballeros

The Three Caballeros Release Date: February 3rd, 1945 Inspiration: N/A Budget: N/A Domestic Gross: $1.595 million Worldwide Gross: $3.335 million Rotten Tomatoes Score: 82% IMDB Score: 6.5/10 Storyline (per IMDB):…

Steve’s Wonderful Reviews of Disney: Saludos Amigos

Saludos Amigos Release Date: August 24th, 1942 (released February 19th, 1943 in the USA) Inspiration: N/A Budget: N/A Domestic Gross: N/A Worldwide Gross: $1.135 million Rotten Tomatoes Score: 83% IMDB…

Steve’s Wonderful Reviews of Disney: Bambi

Bambi Release Date: August 13th, 1924 (released August 21st nationwide) Inspiration: “Bambi: A Life in the Woods” by Felix Salten Budget: $858,000 Domestic Gross: $102 million Worldwide Gross: $267 million…

Steve’s Wonderful Reviews of Disney: Dumbo

Dumbo Release Date: October 23rd, 1941 (released October 31st nationally) Inspiration: “Dumbo the Flying Elephant” by Helen Aberson and Harold Pearl Budget: $950,000 Domestic Gross: $1.3 million Worldwide Gross: $1.3…

Steve’s Wonderful Reviews of Disney: Fantasia

Fantasia Release Date: November 13th, 1940 Inspiration: “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Budget: $2.28 million Domestic Gross: $76 million Worldwide Gross: $83 million Rotten Tomatoes Score: 94%…

Steve’s Wonderful Reviews of Disney: Pinocchio

Pinocchio Release Date: February 7th, 1940 (released nationally February 23rd) Inspiration: “The Adventures of Pinocchio” by Carlo Collodi Budget: $2.3 million Domestic Gross: $84.2 million Worldwide Gross: $121.9 million Rotten…

Steve’s Wonderful Reviews of Disney: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Release Date: December 21st, 1937 (released nationwide February 4th, 1938) Inspiration: “Snow White” by the Brothers Grimm Budget: $1.49 million Domestic Gross: $184,925,486 Worldwide…