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01Snow White20011126

Phill Jupitus on how Disney changed the stories he turned into films.

1: Snow White: how should a wicked queen die? Falling off a cliff, or dancing herself to death in hot shoes?

01Snow White2001112620161219 (BBC7)
20161220 (BBC7)

Phill Jupitus examines the Walt Disney effect of turning classic tales into films.

4 Extra Debut. How should the Wicked Queen die? Phill Jupitus examines the Walt Disney effect of turning classic tales into films. From November 2001.

Phill Jupitus on how Disney changed the stories he turned into films.

1: Snow White: how should a wicked queen die? Falling off a cliff, or dancing herself to death in hot shoes?

02Pinocchio20011127

Phill Jupitus on how Disney changed the stories he turned into films.

2: `Pinocchio'.

How Disney rescued a cricket from the jaws of death and turned him into an international star.

02Pinocchio2001112720161220 (BBC7)
20161221 (BBC7)

How Walt Disney rescued a cricket from the jaws of death.

How Walt Disney rescued a cricket from the jaws of death and turned him into an international star of the big screen. From November 2001.

Phill Jupitus on how Disney changed the stories he turned into films.

2: `Pinocchio'.

How Disney rescued a cricket from the jaws of death and turned him into an international star.

03101 Dalmatians20011128

Phill Jupitus examines the effect Walt Disney had when he turned five classic children's stories into films.

3: `101 Dalmatians'.

The real Cruella De Vil is uncovered.

03101 Dalmatians2001112820161221 (BBC7)
20161222 (BBC7)

Phill Jupitus wonders if Disney went too far with his portrayal of Cruella de Vil?

Phill Jupitus wonders if Disney went too far with his portrayal of evil Dalmatian puppy fur-loving Cruella de Vil? From November 2001.

Phill Jupitus examines the effect Walt Disney had when he turned five classic children's stories into films.

3: `101 Dalmatians'.

The real Cruella De Vil is uncovered.

04Mary Poppins2001112920161222 (BBC7)
20161223 (BBC7)

Phill Jupitus on how Walt Disney changed children's stories when he turned them into films.

4: `Mary Poppins'.

How Disney's magic nanny annoyed her creator P L Travers.

Phill Jupitus discovers how Disney annoyed the magic nanny's creator, PL Travers.

Phill Jupitus discovers how Disney annoyed the magic nanny's creator, PL Travers - and her un-Disneylike departure. From November 2001.

05 LASTJungle Book20011130

Phill Jupitus examines the effect Walt Disney had when he turned five classic children's stories into films.

5: `Jungle Book'.

Did Disney's monkeys make the real thing look dull?

05 LASTJungle Book2001113020161223 (BBC7)
20161224 (BBC7)

Phill Jupitus examines the effect Walt Disney had when he turned five classic children's stories into films.

5: `Jungle Book'.

Did Disney's monkeys make the real thing look dull?

Phill Jupitus claims Jungle Book is the greatest movie ever made.

Phill Jupitus claims it is the greatest movie ever made. But did Disney make real monkeys disappointing by comparison? From November 2001.