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The Little Mermaid 2: Return to the Sea (2000)
"The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea" (original title)

Video  -  Animation | Drama | Family  -  19 September 2000 (USA)
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To protect her from a sea witch, Ariel's daughter is not allowed in the ocean; but when she becomes 12, she runs away to an adventure under the sea.

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Ariel (voice)
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Melody (voice) (as Tara Charendoff)
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Morgana (voice)
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Scuttle (voice)
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King Triton (voice)
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Tip (voice)
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Dash (voice)
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Prince Eric (voice)
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After having found a magic locket which shows the kingdom of Atlantica, Melody decides to run away from home and find the truth behind it. Ariel eventually discovers that her daughter has run away after being told by Sebastian. Ariel must turn back into a mermaid to go into the sea once more to find her missing daughter. However, the crazy sister of Ursula, named Morgana intends to take control over the entire ocean. Ariel and her friends must stop Morgana from accomplishing the mission that Ursula failed and save Melody from her evil clutches. Written by Eric ggg

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Trivia

Pat Carrol who voiced Ursula in the original 1989 film, voiced Morgana in this film. See more »

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When Melody is rushing to get dressed for the party, her hair is loose, then just before she kicks her bag under the table it's pulled back into a ponytail, then as Ariel enters it goes loose again. See more »

Quotes

King Triton: [referring to Melody] Sebastian, you will watch over her.
Sebastian: Me? Aw!
[faints, falling off od his rock and into the sea]
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Here on the Land and Sea
Words and Music by Michael Silversher and Patty Silversher
Performed by Jodi Benson, Tara Strong (as Tara Charendoff) and Samuel E. Wright
Chorus: Ray Benson, Amick Byram, Randy Crenshaw, Desirée Goyette,
Linda Harmon, Bob Joyce, Norman Large, Rick Logan,
, Susie Stevens-Logan (as Susan Stevens Logan), Bobbie Page, Lauren Wood
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Second Best
1 September 2001 | by (Fraserburgh, Scotland) – See all my reviews

Although not as good as the original, but then what sequel is? The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea is still as funny, and the music is still great. It's fantastic that Disney managed to get the majority of the original cast back, such as Jodi Benson as Ariel, Samuel E. Wright as Sebastian and Buddy Hackett as Scuttle. Unfortunately Christopher Daniel Barnes didn't return to the role of Eric, but Rob Paulsen did a pretty good job. When I first heard about the film being made, I was skeptical, as I didn't see much leeway for the production, but Disney has proved me wrong. The film is full of achievements, such as the great music and comical lines. Scuttle is still as funny and the chaos between Sebastian and Louie is brilliant, the characters haven't changed, which is brilliant. The animation is pretty good, but then the original was made with the Xerography system (hand drawn, hand painted), but the sequel colored with the new CAPS system (using computers). The film is great, but nothing will replace the original (which in my opinion is the greatest film ever made). It's second best to the original.


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