Disney Origins

-| Disney Origins… Frozen |-

So it's been a little while since I researched the original stories or inspiration of our favourite Disney movies. Meeghan from @meeghanreads made a suggestion to do Frozen which is loosely based on The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Anderson, that was back in August so I'm sorry it's taken me this long to put… Continue reading -| Disney Origins… Frozen |-

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-| Disney Origins… Rapunzel |-

So here I am on this fine Sunday ready to ruin another beloved Disney movie for you. This time it's Tangled which is based on the Brothers Grimm tale of Rapunzel. Are you sitting comfortably? Then I shall begin... Maybe the reason why Disney waited so long to adapt Rapunzel into Tangled is because of… Continue reading -| Disney Origins… Rapunzel |-

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-| Disney Origins… Sleeping Beauty |-

So, I'm back to ruin another of your favourite Disney movies, you're welcome! I decided to go with Sleeping Beauty as the original author has a pretty shocking moral of the story! Let's not waste any time... Sleeping Beauty and the King We all know Sleeping Beauty as the Disney princess who becomes a damsel… Continue reading -| Disney Origins… Sleeping Beauty |-

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|| |Disney Origins… Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs| ||

So, it's been a hot minute since I ruined our beloved Disney movies, so here I am with another. This time as you can tell from the title it's Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs and this one is dark! (Quick side note: this is from the research of a scholar named Eckhard Sander, there… Continue reading || |Disney Origins… Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs| ||

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|| Disney Origins | The Little Mermaid ||

The Little Mermaid, 1837 So, it's been a little while since I ruined your favourite Disney movies so here I am again! Today I'm ruining one of my favourites! Are you sitting comfortably? Then we shall begin.... Hans Christian Anderson published The Little Mermaid in 1837.They start off the same, she wants to become human… Continue reading || Disney Origins | The Little Mermaid ||

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Disney Origins || The Hunchback of Notre Dame ||

So, if you missed my first post, the origins of Pinocchio, you may not be aware that I've decided to do a little series discovering the origins of our beloved Disney films. Now, this isn't as shocking as Pinocchio, however, it's not the happiest of endings. Are you sitting comfortably? Then I will begin... The… Continue reading Disney Origins || The Hunchback of Notre Dame ||