Runaway Brain: Why Disney’s evil Mickey short movie will never be seen

“‘Runaway Brain’ was used internally by Disney as ‘an example of what not to do.’” The short movie was supposed to be a reinvention of Mickey Mouse, wherein Mickey turns monstrous after his brain is swapped out with “Dr. Frankenollie’s” monster; it was purposefully dark in theme, even after executives’ were requested to tone it down. Ultimately, despite achieving what it set out to do, Disney weren’t happy with it; although they tried to bury it, a quick Google search will reveal the 7 minute horror. Read full article here


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