Is Moana a Disney Princess? Wait, what even is a Disney Princess really?
Moana is a triumphant return to form for Disney that improves upon just about everything the studio has set up through both its recent surge of Pixar-esque entertainment, as well as the musical favorites of recent years.
This week on the Now Conspiring podcast, we review Zootopia and chat about our favorite modern Disney movies. We also dish on the new Ghostbusters trailer, the new Finding Dory trailer, and how film critics get a bad rap.
QUESTION OF THE WEEK: What is the best recent Disney movie (starting with Meet the Robinsons)?
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