Tagged: The Little Mermaid

Why Disney is On the Right Track

Why Disney is On the Right Track

With the animated musical Frozen doing so well at the box office, many involved at Disney are probably breathing a sigh of relief. It’s no secret that Disney has been on more than enough...

The 5 Coolest Disney Princesses

I have a confession to make: I hate the old school Disney princess movies. Even when I was young enough to be considered part of Disney’s target audience, I felt like I was being...

Why Fairy Tale Movies Will Never Die

Why Fairy Tale Movies Will Never Die

They have been recorded for centuries. For years it was Disney’s main source of inspiration. Today, fairy tales are everywhere. But fairy tales are really nothing new. Like sequels and remakes, fairy tales remain...

The Changing Tune of Hollywood Musicals

The Changing Tune of Hollywood Musicals

This past Christmas was extra special for Broadway fans. The release of Les Miserables, a film adaptation of the popular Broadway musical, had families of musical theatre gathering themselves for something different this Christmas....

Disney and the Roots of Animation

All Animation Roads Lead Back to Walt Disney

(Author’s note: When I’m talking about animated films, I’m referring to the major family-oriented films and their respective companies. No offense intended against movies like Akira, Fritz the Cat, or Watership Down). I received...

THE LITTLE MERMAID

THE LITTLE MERMAID To Become a Real Movie

Working Title Films and director Joe Wright have teamed up to develop a live action adaptation of the fairytale “The Little Mermaid.” The story was written by Hans Christian Andersen and was first published...