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Animation Addicts 33: The Adventures of Tintin – Relax, I Interviewed A Pilot Once!

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Morgan and Chelsea are flying solo as they talk about fast-paced, adventure film, The Adventures of Tintin. Join these Tintin newbies as they learn about and dive into the world of Tintin.


  • News: New writers on the website, partnership with Animated Views, Anna and Elsa to join the official Disney princess lineup, Cars 3 and the Disney Shareholder meeting.
  • History of The Adventures of Tintin and the Author/creator Hergé (excuse our pronunciation).
  • Find the cartoons on Netflix! Get a free trial HERE.
  • Main Discussion: The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn directed by Steven Spielberg and produced by Peter Jackson.
  • Mind boggling photo-real animation (motion capture) from the start.
  • Belgium/At sea: introduced to Pickpocket side story, introduced to Captain Haddock (Oh dear).
  • Haddock’s hallucination in the desert (due to the lack of alcohol).
  • The secret of the Unicorn: Gotta love a good story about pirates and their gold treasure. Never gets old (seriously, it doesn’t).
  • Milanese Nightingale: “It’s my first visit to the 3rd world.” (Haddock: “What a dish!”) The original character was actually inspired by Herge’s aunt who apparently wasn’t a good singer in his opinion.
  • Morgan never wants to get hit in the back of the head with a bottle.
  • Why Antiques Road Show is so popular.
  • Bad guys always have to have a pet bird of some sort. A falcon is always a nice touch.
  • Haddock should really go into motivational speaking.
  • What’s up with the butler? Is he a slave to the grounds?
  • I’ll get you the hat… a really BIG one.
  • Sets up for a GREAT sequel!
  • “Let’s Rate it!”: 4 stars and 4.5 stars.
  • Mailbag, Morgan and Chelsea Geek-out time.
  • Bloopers: Marisa loves Morgan, Haddock, Morgan’s threat , Taking over the world!

Runtime: 1:07:27, 35.5 MB


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About Morgan Stradling

Morgan is a native of Arizona and is a desert rat who loves the heat--she doesn’t even turn on the AC in her car in the middle of the summer! She loves big eyeliner, Survivor, Lady Gaga, and, of course, animated films. She has her MBA in Marketing from ASU and now works as a Product Manager for a tech company. Follow her on Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.