Tag: Arthur Rankin

April 24, 2015 / / Main Slate

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Not all children’s movies are sunshine and rainbows. Although there is an accepted understanding that films specifically marketed towards children should be lighter fare, there have been cinematic periods of children’s movies that are not afraid of being slightly dark. In the early 1980s there was a welling of dark children’s films, and THE LAST UNICORN (1982) made its mark amidst that wave of disturbing films.