The Death of Aslan and Assassination of Mrs. Beaver | Talking Beasts
In this episode, the podcasters discuss parts 3 and 4 of BBC’s The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe television serial (1988). Is the journey to the Stone Table too slow? Was Father Christmas’s controversial line altered for the better? Is Aslan a tame lion? Do the makeup and effects ultimately get the job done? Does the death of Aslan hit the right emotional note? There’s a lot to unpack here.