The Black Cauldron Podcast Episodes

Written by Lloyd Alexander

71 Episodes - 182 pages - ★★★★ - 52K ratings

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The Black Cauldron

Apocalypse Video - January 31, 2020 04:57 - 1 hour ★★★★ - 5 ratings
With the unexpected success of Ryan’s recommendation shelf, it was only a matter of time before it caught the attention of everyone’s favorite overlord, Immortan Hoof. Unfortunately for us, we didn’t think to ask the Hoof if he too would like to contribute his movie suggestions to the store, and ...
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Rediscovering Magic - January 23, 2020 16:02 - 43 minutes ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
Ang loves the dark ages in Disney animation. Meg is rather indifferent. Music: "Dreamy Flashback" Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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Never End the Story Episode 38: The Black Cauldron

Never End the Story - January 06, 2020 11:00 - 53 minutes ★★★ - 1 rating
This episode we review The Black Cauldron. We discuss animation, the party composition, and one oracular pig. If you have any questions you’d like us to answer during our intermissions, send them in to [email protected], or message us on Twitter or Facebook. Credits to 8 Bit Jazz f...
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The Black Cauldron

Myopia Movies - December 31, 2019 22:54 - 50 minutes ★★★★★ - 50 ratings
Happy Holidays! This week on Myopia Defend Your Childhood, finish a Disney month, thanks to Disney+! We finish our traumatic Disney Movies month with The Black Cauldron! A montage of exposition! If you want to support us, we are joining with Geekly Oddcast and Here Be Tygers for a Patreon! We w...
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149: The Black Cauldron

I Hate It But I Love It - December 18, 2019 12:00 - 59 minutes ★★★★★ - 620 ratings
Put some glamorous eyelash extensions on a pig and hang out with a ginormous skeleton-man cause we're talking about The Black Cauldron! In this episode, Kat and Jocelyn discuss why this film was such a massive critical and commercial flop, the classic character archetypes of every Disney film, a...
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Best Boys 06: The Black Cauldron - Gurgi Has No Clout

Best Boys - December 13, 2019 06:41 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
This episode really goes off the rails as the boys expend every possible effort to avoid talking about a film none of them enjoyed. Talking points include: Disney's Nearly Eliminated Animations Department, Magical Girl Anime, Zack as a Therapist, Gurgi as Played by Kevin,  Diverse Parenting Styl...

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Ep#187 - The Black Cauldron plus Rise of the Resistance Reactions

Disney Magic Hour - December 10, 2019 03:33 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 140 ratings
Walt Disney World saw one of its most anticipated attractions open last week with Rise of the Resistance premiering at Galaxy’s Edge and me and Melyssa are here to share our thoughts with you on the experience from the virtual queue to the attraction itself. Did Disney raise the bar? Does this ...
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Dr. Kavarga Podcast, Episode 2153: The Black Cauldron Review

Kings Without Crowns Podcast - December 05, 2019 06:49 - 5 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
In this episode of the Dr. Kavarga Podcast, The Doctor reviews the movie The Black Cauldron.
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Film: The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot vs The Black Cauldron

Trust Me It's Worth It - December 04, 2019 00:00 - 45 minutes
Cartoon Week! This week we jump into the world of Children's films. Mike gets to watch a classic from my childhood The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot and I watch Mike's all time favourite film The Black Cauldron. Are either of them worth it? Listen to find out! Credits "Fuzzball Parade" Kevin...
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SE3 BONUS: The Black Cauldron (1985)

Auteur Theory - November 25, 2019 06:27 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 1 rating
So in our exploration of the film work of director Ron Howard, why are we doing an episode on this forgotten 1985 animated Disney opus? We don't really know either. But why not, here it is. Nick and Chris are joined once again by podcaster Heidi Schilling (Campfire Curmudgeon, A Schilling for ...
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Episode 1 -- The Black Cauldron

Dusty Plus: Exploring the Dark and Dusty Corners of Disney Plus - November 25, 2019 04:00 - 37 minutes
Welcome to Dusty+: Exploring the Dark & Dusty Corners of Disney+. In this inaugural episode, Kristine and Bill Parker talk through the 1985 animated flop "The Black Cauldron." 
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Before They Were Live Episode 25: The Black Cauldron

Before They Were Live - October 03, 2019 11:13 ★★★★★ - 9 ratings
"Before They Were Live" talks about "The Black Cauldron," the twenty-fifth Disney animated feature.
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GDTD 053: Listener Feedback, Disney News, Take Two: 'The Black Cauldron'

Gays Do the D: An Unofficial Disney Podcast - September 16, 2019 02:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 84 ratings
In this episode, Adam and Patrick share listener feedback and encourage listeners to submit their suggestions for what they would like to be called as fans of the podcast. Submissions can be sent via Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @gdtdpodcast or via email or voice memo to [email protected] ...
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Disney Dames - August 19, 2019 04:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 16 ratings
An unfortunate flop for Disney, The Black Cauldron has became a lost film for the company. There was a lot of change that took place in the Disney Animation Studio during this film, so is that why it was a failure? Join Hailey and Megan during the discussion! Twitter: @DisneyDamePod Tumblr: ...
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MS41 – The Black Cauldron

Hyperspace Broadcasts - August 07, 2019 22:00 - 22 minutes ★★★★★ - 4 ratings
An assistant pig keeper discovers his heroic destiny with the help of a bard, a weird furry creature, and (what else?) a princess. This is Disney, after all. If you’d like to submit a topic for discussion, a letter, a memory you have of Toonami, or a bizarre show for us to talk about, you … Conti...
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Episode 414: The Black Cauldron

Mousterpiece Cinema - August 03, 2019 07:00 - 1 hour ★★★★ - 101 ratings
Hey, folks! It's time for a brand-new episode of Mousterpiece Cinema, and we're getting...well, very murky on this episode. Josh and Scott are revisiting one of the low points of Disney animation in this episode. In fact, they're talking about a film that just about ruined Disney feature animatio...
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Drawn Out Cast - July 19, 2019 10:34 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
Brooke and Chase welcome a special guest, Scorch! Scorch is a life-long friend and Disney fan; we talk about Disney's notorious flop, the Black Cauldron. It's a unique experience, one we'd love to enjoy with you! Pop some popcorn, grab a friend, and sizzle up the psychic bacon! Join us for a con...
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Episode 52: The Black Cauldron (1985)

Max, Mike; Movies - July 15, 2019 14:48 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 8 ratings
What ho, valiant varlets! We got us a brand new “I Keep Meaning to Watch That” entry.  This one is Mike’s choice and involves an obscure Disney animated film (which I know sounds like a contradiction in terms): 1985’s “The Black Cauldron.” Can’t understand why this wasn’t a bigger hit; who wouldn...
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25 - The Black Cauldron (with Nyx Fears)

Animusings - June 29, 2019 20:29 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 13 ratings
It’s our 2-year anniversary, and we’re about to enter the Disney Dark Ages with this disastrous 1985 fantasy that nearly ruined the animation studio. As such, the kid-gloves are off, and we’re going to be perfectly candid about this one, joined by special guest May Leitz (Nyx Fears) to talk edit...
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25 / The Black Cauldron (1985)

Disney One-by-One - June 12, 2019 08:00 - 46 minutes ★★★★★ - 67 ratings
Returning guest Chris Layer joins us for his most anticipated episode yet... The Black Cauldron! Will its notoriety be its demise? For more about the show, visit, and check us out on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook @Disney1x1.
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Episode 25: The Black Cauldron

I'll Make a Fan Out of You - May 27, 2019 19:37 - 2 hours ★★★★★ - 12 ratings
Bubbles, rubble, toil and TROUBLE, these are the chaos inside of THE BLACK CAULDRON! Join us: a pig-boy, a scullery maid, and a washed-up minstrel as we discuss the madness and adventure of this movie. Hop inside and look out for those real mushroom clouds and an army of the undead. This week we...
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Matt McCarthy's Podcast - Justifying My Movie Collection - May 10, 2019 04:49 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 59 ratings
ISSUE #27 - Justifying My Movie Collection   Matt watches THE BLACK CAULDRON
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Lets Watch Horror - May 09, 2019 03:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 8 ratings
Hold on to your hats folks, 'cause this one's a screamer... Rob decided to throw us a complete curve-ball this week, following some pretty heated discussion on last weeks debate. After some slight disagreements and vague conclusions, alluding to the idea that all it takes to be a horror is the i...
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Cult Film In Review - May 02, 2019 06:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 193 ratings
This week on Cult Film in Review, the guys dive into the dark recesses of the Disney catalog with their review of the 1985 animated feature, The Black Cauldron. In this episode, some of the guys remember this film from their childhood, and some are seeing it for the first time. They discuss thei...
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Disney Compendium Vol. 25 The Black Cauldron

Disney Compendium - April 18, 2019 15:00 - 2 hours ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
The Eisner Era is upon us.  The hosts talk about the movie, but also just kinda talk about whatever they want that's not associated with the movie.  Is it great? Is it a dud? It's the most expensive cartoon Disney has made at the the time and they really went all in on everything except the plot...
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Talking Disney: The Black Cauldron - Episode 17

Talking Disney Classics With Rachel Wagner & Stanford Clark - April 17, 2019 18:00 - 50 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
We are back for the April episode of Talking Disney! This month we are covering the controversial flop, The Black Cauldron! Follow Rachel and Stanford online! Rachel on YouTube Rachel's blog Rachel on Twitte...
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32 - The Black Cauldron

Let's Get Down to Business - April 10, 2019 03:41 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 23 ratings
We've made it through 32 weeks of marital Disney podcast bliss.  If we can survive this, we can survive anything!  The horned king always ruins the party and this party has Skeletor, Green Goblin, Luke Skywalker, Princess Aurora, fairy Smurfs, and a mini mustache yeti.  Holy frog cleavage, Disne...
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Ep 52: The Black Cauldron (Wreck My Childhood)

Wreck My Podcast - March 06, 2019 11:00 - 39 minutes ★★★★★ - 38 ratings
The Black Cauldron was a movie that scared most of us as kids and has a troubled past. Tune in this week to see what we thought after revisiting this animated Disney "classic", and learn the proper way to spell Fflewddur Fflam. Listen to see if the Horned King finally wrecked our childhood? Do...
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Episode Nineteen - The Black Cauldron (1985)

Dudes Watch Disney - March 02, 2019 02:17 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
The Disney movie they DON'T WANT YOU TO SEE! Uhh, because it nearly bankrupted the company and they don't have fond memories of it. It's The Black Cauldron! Check it out! It's the most Not-Disney Disney animated film ever made! Dudes Watch Disney is a podcast started by two grown-ass men (pictur...
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Media Ghouls Episode 109 - The Black Cauldron

Media Ghouls - February 01, 2019 06:41 - 57 minutes ★★★★★ - 13 ratings
What happens when Disney attempts to make a dark fantasy epic to bank off the popularity of the LORD OF THE RINGS resurgence in the 1980s? Why, THE BLACK CAULDRON, of course! Listen in as the gang discuss one of Disney's darkest animated films to date. Ian falls asleep (again). Fernando gushes ab...
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