Episodes

Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 208: When the Mouse almost made a movie version of Terry Pratchett’s “Mort”

Feb. 7, 2023

Drew and Jim discuss animation news and "Mort", a fantasy novel by British writer Terry Pratchett.

Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 207: How the Disneyland Resort is celebrating Disney100

Jan. 31, 2023

The Disney100 anniversary celebration at Disneyland Resort officially kicked off Jan. 27, 2023, with special limited-time offerings taking place throughout the resort all year long.

Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 206: How Disney’s “Mad Doctor” wound up in the public domain

Jan. 24, 2023

Drew and Jim discuss the 1933 Mickey Mouse short "Mad Doctor."

Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 205: Disney+ orders 40 new episodes of “Phineas & Ferb”

Jan. 17, 2023

"Phineas and Ferb" is back after a 40-episode order on Disney+

Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 204: How “Nimona” went from Blue Sky Studios to Netflix

Jan. 10, 2023

Nimona, , an upcoming computer-animated science fantasy adventure comedy film, goes to Netflix

Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 202: Best Animation Art of Books for 2022

Dec. 22, 2022

Animation news and Drew and Jim's choices for best animation art books of 2022

Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 201: Looking back at Walt Disney Feature Animation Florida

Dec. 15, 2022

Looking back at Walt Disney Feature Animation Florida

Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 199: Why happened with Disney’s “Strange World”

Dec. 1, 2022

Why Don Hall & Qui Nguyen’s latest film for WDAS failed to connect with audiences

Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 197: DreamWorks Animation preps a “Bad Guys” holiday special

Nov. 15, 2022

DreamWorks Animation preps a “Bad Guys” holiday special

Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 196: Remembering Alice Estes Davis (1929 – 2022)

Nov. 8, 2022

Drew & Jim Hill look back on the life & career of Disney Legend Alice Davis

Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 195: Get ready for Guillermo del Toro’s “Pinocchio”

Nov. 2, 2022

Animation news including Netflix's "The Sea Beast", Guillermo del Toro's "Pinocchio" and a feature piece about Jules Bass

Fine Tooning With Drew Taylor - Episode 194: Why “The Shadow King” got shut down at Disney

Oct. 25, 2022

Why “The Shadow King” got shut down at Disney

Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 192: What happened to Disney’s “Mickey Columbus” featurette

Oct. 11, 2022

Jim Hill tells listeners what happened to "Mickey Columbus

Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 189: Remembering Disney’s “Fluppy Dogs”

Aug. 30, 2022

Animation news and a look back at past Disney animated series

Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 188: How Disney’s very first Silly Symphony came to be

Aug. 23, 2022

Drew Taylor and Jim Hill talk about the history behind the first Silly Symphony

Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 187: How DWA’s “Kung Fu Panda” became a full-fledged franchise

Aug. 16, 2022

Animation news including Pinocchio at the MOMA to the Great Wolf Lodge. and a feature about a Panda

Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 186: How Phil Tippett changed the world of stop motion

Aug. 9, 2022

Animation news and they talk about stop-motion legend Phil Tippett

Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 185: So is Skydance Animation’s “Luck” worth a look?

Aug. 2, 2022

Guillermo Del Toro's Pinocchio, Walt Disney's Jungle Book: Making a Masterpiece and Skydance's Luck