Disney Princesses

Article Archive

Classic Era

  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarves (1937)
    • Going in order of main release, we start with a planned look at Disney's first animated feature ever, Snow White.
  • Cinderella (1950)
    • A planned dive into the second princess movie, and Disney's 12th animated film over all. And then we'll look at all her sequels and spin-offs that came out over the years.
      • Cinderella II: Dreams Come True Review
      • Cinderella III: A Twist in Time Review
      • 1997 Live Action Remake Review
      • 2015 Live Action Remake Review
  • Sleeping Beauty (1959)

Disney Renaissance

  • The Little Mermaid (1989)
    • Featuring one of the most popular of the princesses, we take a planned dive into the film that helped kickstart the "Disney Reinassance". Oh, yeah, and she has some sequels, too.
      • The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea Review
      • The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning Review
      • The Little Mermaid: The Series
      • The Little Mermaid Live!
  • Beauty and the Beast (1991)
    • Considered by many to be the best of the princess movies made, Belle's adventure was the closest Disney ever got to one of their animated films getting a Best Picture Oscar. We take a planned dive into it and it's follow-ups.
      • Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas Review
      • Beauty and the Beast: Belle's Magical World Review
      • Belle's Tales of Friendship Review
      • Sing Me a Story with Belle
      • 2017 Live Action Remake Review
  • Aladdin (1992)
  • Pocahontas (1995)
  • Mulan (1998)

Modern Era

  • The Princess and the Frog (2009)
    • A woman desperate to get her restaurant going ends up tangled up in a voodoo curse that just might, in the end, give her everything she wanted.
  • Tangled (2010)
    • A shut-in locked in a tower, a thief looking for the cash to buy his own island, and an adventure that will change the dreams of both.
  • Brave (2012)
    • The first princess included in the collection from Pixar, we take a planned dive into this celtic-influenced film.
  • Frozen (2013)
  • Moana (2016)
    • The daughter of an island chief has to head out into the ocean to restore a goddess and save her island in this fantastic heroine's journey.

Additional Films

  • Enchanted
    • Disney plays with the conventions of their own Princess stories with this charming live-action / hand-drawn bybrid film.
  • Wreck It Ralph
  • Raya and the Last Dragon
    • She's not technically a princess but she goes on a very princess-like adventure to save her homeland.

Further Discussion:

  • Winter 2020 Movie Preview: A preview of upcoming movies for the first quarter of 2020, including our first look at the new Mulan.
  • Summer 2020 Movie Preview: A preview of upcoming movies for the third quarter of 2020, with maybe the release of Mulan? Finally?

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