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"Fantasia" Is Back in Theaters After 50 Years

Film critic Stephen Schiff says Disney thought of the animated classic as a high-brow work of art. Audiences disagreed -- and so does Schiff. The film works best when it doesn't take itself so seriously.


Other segments from the episode on October 18, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, October 18, 1990: Interview with Roger Simon; Review of Joao Gilberto's album "The Legendary Joao Gilberto"; Interview with Ruth Sidransky; Review of the film "Fantasia."


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