Archive for August 3, 2012

Ranking Disney: #42 – The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949)

The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad is — just that. The adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad. One of the most self-explanatory Disney titles there is.

It’s a tough movie to rank, since, half the film is amazing and classic, and the other half, nobody knows. The “Sleepy Hollow” segment has been used loads of times by Disney in their video shorts packages and tapes and DVDs and whatever. If you grew up with Disney, you’ve seen that one. But the “Wind In the Willows” segment is rarely seen. So you have these two pieces, and they’re the entire film. So what do you do with it? Where do you rank it?

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Pic of the Day: “Why is it, whenever we meet, I end up bleeding?” “You’re lucky. That arrow almost pierced your heart.” “I’m not so sure it didn’t.”