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Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Pooh​’​s path to popularity

by The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

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Drew Taylor & Jim Hill start off this week’s episodes with a quick recap of the 92nd Academy Awards. They then talk about how Winnie-the-Pooh went from a literary property that Walt
pursued for decades to Disney’s most profitable IP next to Mickey Mouse

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Over the course of this episode, listeners will learn about:

Why it’s been far too long since we’ve seen a new film from either Brenda Chapman or Kevin Lima

How did the real Christopher Robin Milne feel about the commercialization of Winnie-the-Pooh

Why it might have meant a bit more if Laika’s “Missing Link” or SPA’s “Klaus” had taken home this year’s Oscar for Best Animated Feature

How did being one of Walt’s favorite performers wind up stunting the career of Disney Legend Wally Boag

What did Disney Consumer Products do in the early 2000s that effectively doubled the revenue the Company was making from the sales of Winnie-the-Pooh -themed merchandise

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released February 13, 2020
Hosts: Drew Taylor and Jim Hill
Editor: Nancy Stadler

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The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Jim Hill is a writer, blogger, and theme park historian, and he'll be the first to tell you all of the back-room deals and corporate gossip that happens inside the Walt Disney Company.

Len Testa co-authors the Unofficial Guide series of travel books, focusing on theme parks.
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