This scene is SO important. Maleficent is with someone she trusts, someone she considers a friend. And then the next thing she knows, she wakes up in pain, bleeding, with her wings burned off. A huge part of her has been destroyed.
Rape is so prominent in our culture that it is in a Disney movie. Maybe not explicitly, but it is very clear what this scene represents and it is so sad.
I fucking cried my eyes out during this scene
In several of the books that have since been written about 9/11, it’s noted that the Walt Disney Company quickly closed its stateside theme parks that day. Reportedly out of concern that the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts might also be on t…
"I wish that Hera was the villain in Hercules, instead of Hades. It follows the original mythology more closely and it would’ve made a really awesome villain. I like Hades and all, but Hera would’ve been crazy awesome!"
Villains of the Renessaince Age (1989-1999)
Tony here: For everyone that were too young to have seen it or just didn’t make it out to the Disney Florida Animation studio tour while it was going running, here is a (not great) copy of the Robin Williams and Walter Cronkite film that took the guests through the animation process and the tour of our work environment. Tom and I heard this all day long over and over and over…and over. Yet we still loved it.
So I’m moving into a new apartment, and I was told that the room had been damaged, but nothing could have prepared me for the fact that someone had carved Li Shang’s head out of the bathroom door and written “We must defeat the Huns!” on it.