What’s With All the Disney Live-Action Remakes? Psychology Explains.


With the surge of Disney live action films, we’re discussing the psychology behind the trend of remakes. Is it a lazy money-grab? An act of nostalgia? A chance to re-define outdated tropes? Our panel of Shrinks discuss this and more in this week’s episode.

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these remakes are often times attempts for disney to correct cultural misSteps.

–  jonathan hetterly

Being Human

Every week our panel of Shrinks breaks down trending topics of psychology in the news that we call Being Human.

Some scientists speculate that ours will be the last generation that will have to die. Advances in cellular biology and cybernetics, they contend, are bringing us closer to the point of “indefinite life extension.” Death, they suggest, will soon become a choice rather than a fact of life.

Our panel of Shrinks breaks down their thoughts on these findings.

You can read the study that inspired our discussion here.

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