Pop Goes The Classics – Saludos Amigos & The Three Caballeros

On the sixth installment of the Pop Goes The Classics series looking at the Disney animated features, Andy Atherton, Mirandia Berthold & Steve Riddle look at 1942’s Saludos Amigos & 1944’s The Three Caballeros. They discuss the many aspects of the films including: being an introduction to Latin American culture the films provided; the mix of live action and animation; the aspects of the film that are producers of time they were released; Donald’s first lead role; the introduction of Jose Carioca & Panchito & the many shorts featuring a variety of characters.