The 602 Club: A Geekery Speakeasy

Swiss Family Robinson.

Throughout the 1950s, the Walt Disney Company began to branch out from animation and get into making more live action films, may of these were in the action-adventure genre with movies like, Treasure Island, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, the Davy Crockett series and so much more.

In this episode of The 602 Club hosts Matthew Rushing and Christy Morris talk about the classic Disney film, Swiss Family Robinson. We discuss our first shipwreck, filming, the important things, pros and cons, chivalry isn't dead, the cast, the pirates, does it hold up, ratings and recommendations.

First Shipwreck (00:4:55)
Filming (00:07:31)
The Story (00:15:16)
The Important Things (00:20:01)
The Pros and Cons (00:28:25)
Chivalry Isn't Dead (00:33:26)
John Mills (00:37:12)
Dorothy McGuire (00:41:08)
The Three Sons (00:43:50)
Janet Munro (00:49:01)
The Pirates (00:53:14)
Does it Hold Up? (00:56:49)
Ratings (00:58:31)
Recommendations (00:59:50)

Matthew Rushing

Christy Morris

Matthew Rushing (Editor and Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Associate Producer) Davis Grayson (Associate Producer) Daniel Noa (Associate Producer) Ryan Maillet (Associate Producer)

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