Episode 44: Big Hero 6, Disney vs. Pixar, Top 5 Animated Films

“Flying makes me a better care provider!” Your favorite nerds review Big Hero 6! How did this Disney film about Marvel superheroes come to be? Is this a story just for kids or does it offer something adults will enjoy as well? How does Big Hero 6 explore science, technology, diversity, and teamwork? It’s an animation battle royal as Disney and Pixar enter the INFINITE CROSSOVER CHAMBER! We share our top 5 animated films. Special guest, former Disney cast member and present host of YouTube’s Without a License Diana Chang. 

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Show Notes

  • 0:00 – 41:50: Big Hero 6.
  • 41:51 – 1:03:04: INFINITE CROSSOVER CHAMBER: Disney VS. Pixar.
  • 1:03:05 – 1:53:10: Top 5 Animated Films


Top 5 Animated Films


  1. Up
  2. The Lion King
  3. Meet the Robinsons
  4. The Incredibles
  5. Finding Nemo


  1. The Nightmare Before Christmas
  2. The Incredibles
  3. Wreck-It Ralph
  4. Finding Nemo
  5. The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh


  1. The Lion King
  2. Toy Story 3
  3. The Iron Giant
  4. Fantastic Mr. Fox
  5. The Lego Movie

Honorable Mentions:

  • The Land Before Time
  • FernGully: The Last Rainforest
  • Bolt
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Howl's Moving Castle
  • The Animatrix
  • Fantasia
  • Persepolis