“Hand-drawn” animation??? What’s that, grandpa? Don’t they do all that stuff with a Mac now? Didn’t hand-drawn animation go out with 8-Tracks, Saturday morning cartoons, and well-behaved audiences?
The co-directors of Walt Disney’s Aladdin are back with The Princess and the Frog, animated in the old-school style many will associate with the golden age of Disney’s greatness. Let’s check in with Movie Irv to learn how this decidedly retro family fantasy nevertheless breaks the mold, and whether or not it stacks up to their other classics: