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079 An American Tail - How Many Bands Have a Thunder Tube?

November 7, 2014
85 min

For the next film in our 'Mice & Rats' series, we cover Don Bluth's 1986 mouse film An American Tail.


  • More stories from Chelsea!

  • Main Discussion: An American Tail (1986)

  • A little history of the film and how Fievel got his name.

  • Who's who in a Don Bluth production.

  • Talk of the figurative and literal meaning of "cats".

  • How we feel of Fievel as a main character.

  • Classic Don Bluth scariness in the ocean.

  • Welcome to NYC! Fievel wandering and meeting a lot of different people.

  • Lots of accents happening here (plus a speech impediment).

  • The cats going to Hong Kong is depicting how cats really ended up in that city.

  • When will we get the Rotoscopers band together?

  • The Don Bluth dazzle is strong with this one.

  • Mail bag: Joshua K, Sarah, Dan, Henrieke, Drew

  • Don't forget to use the hashtags #AnimAddicts and #AnimAddicts79 when talking about this episode on Twitter!

Runtime: 1:25:26, 20.6 MB


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