Pop Goes The Classics – 101 Dalmatians (1961)

On the thirteenth installment of the Pop Goes The Classics series looking at the Disney animated features, Andy Atherton, Steve Riddle & Mirandia Berthold look at 1961’s 101 Dalmatians. They discuss the many aspects of the film including: the different feel and look of the movie from the previous ones; the parallel love stories of Roger and Anita & Pongo and Perdita; the sadisticness and insanity of Cruella de Vil; “The Twilight Bark”; the vast array of personalities of the puppies and the legacy of the movie with the spinoff and live action versions.