The magically long-haired Rapunzel has spent her entire life in a tower, but now that a runaway thief has stumbled upon her, she is about to discover the world for the first time, and who she really is.
A modern day retelling of the classic story The Frog Prince. The Princess and the Frog finds the lives of arrogant, carefree Prince Naveen and hardworking waitress Tiana crossing paths. Prince Naveen is transformed into a frog by a conniving voodoo magician and Tiana, following suit, upon kissing the amphibian royalty. With the help of a trumpet-playing alligator, a Cajun firefly, and an old blind lady who lives in a boat in a tree, Naveen and Tiana must race to break the spell and fulfill their dreams. Written by
The Massie Twins
Tiana is the only Disney princess who is purposed (about to be) to on screen. She is also the only princess with a wedding ring. See more »
When Lou tells Naveen "No." after listing the many threats of the bayou, it does not match up with his lips moving on the screen. The sound is just a little bit late. See more »
[telling a story to Tiana and Charlotte]
"Just at that moment, the ugly little frog looked up with his sad, round eyes and pleaded, 'Oh, please, dear princess! Only a kiss from you can break this terrible spell that was inflicted on me by a wicked witch!'"
Here comes my favorite part.
"And the beautiful princess was so moved by his desperate plea that she stooped down, picked up the slippery creature, leaned forward, raised him to her lips, and kissed that little frog."
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Wow. That's one word to sum up everything about this movie: Wow.
Since Emperor's New Groove, Disney slowly went downhill until it was
nothing but low-quality crappy sequels and badly made CGI movies, not
to mention nothing but teenybopper shows on the Disney Channel. As for
Toon Disney, I think the people working there confused themselves with
Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon; something that is not their style.
However, Michael Eisner got fired and Robert Iger took his place as CEO
of the Disney company, promising to get Disney back to the way it was
supposed to be. Since then, I noticed improvements with movies like
Enchanted and Bolt, but not to the point where everything was good
again all of a sudden. I guess Eisner had some projects already set in
motion that couldn't be stopped. But that was all right, because movies
were the most important, and they would eventually get everything
With The Princess in the Frog, what a movie to start another era out of
the second Dark Age! This movie has EVERYTHING: great story, superb
animation, great humor, excellent acting and singing, thought-provoking
lessons to learn throughout the movie, the list goes on and on. I think
it truly deserves its place as a true Disney classic. To top it all
off, the newest Disney Princess, Tiana, has spunk, intelligence, and
determinations. She is a great example for kids to look up to. She just
needs to learn to relax once in a while, which Naveen teaches her. In
return she teaches him that life isn't all parties and women.
Movies like this make me realize that I can't wait for Disney to come
out with greater stuff in the future, like Rapunzel in 2010. I am
really curious for the stuff they will do in the future. They have
already done so much, but there's so much out there that they haven't
done yet. It's also interesting to see them write original movies like
they did with Lady and the Tramp, Enchanted, and Bolt. I totally
recommend it for anyone.
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