"Remember that $7.4 billion purchase of Pixar? Do you think it would have been necessary if the non-Pixar animation being put out by Disney was still the handiwork of a respected market leader? Of course not. That's a dear price to pay for Disney's mistake of squandering its hilltop vista by playing it cheap, quick, and stupid.
Those Pixar chaps know what they're doing. So farewell, Cinderella III. The shoe never quite fit."Considering that DisneyToon brought in billions, it's interesting to see such a point of view emerge from the business world.