Disney films are loved by all of us because of their heartwarming nature. However, though all of them are light-hearted and entertaining they have some daunting story lines associated with them. Beware, this post may ruin your childhood stories for you.
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Here are 12 Disney Films That Have Daunting Original Story Lines.
- The Little Mermaid
In the original tale, the mermaid makes a deal with the sea, however, the conditions put are quite weird. She has her tongue cut out instead of giving up her ability to speak. Also, with her new legs, she felt like she is walking on some sharp objects like knives. The prince doesn’t agree on marrying her and she dies. This is one of the Disney films with a daunting story.
Most of the part of the story is same. However, when the prince comes with the glass slipper, Cinderella’s step sisters cut off their toes just so that their feet fit in there.
When Pocahontas was young, she was captivated by the colonists, possibly raped, forced to marry an Englishman and convert her religion to Christianity.
4. Snow White
This is one of the most famous Disney films. Also, it has one of scariest story lines ever. The evil queen has no idea that Snow White has survived the apple poison. When she attends the wedding of the young prince, she finds Snow White alive. So, she asks her to wear red hot shoes and dance till she dies.
In this adaptation of one of the classic Disney Films Aladdin, Aladdin’s father is quartered into pieces.
It is based on Snow Queen, a tale written by Hans Christen Andersen. Snow Queen kisses a little, kidnapped boy twice and makes him numb. Years later, his friends come to rescue him. It is one of the classic story lines where the boy learns about the stranger danger.
In the original story of Rapunzel, the prince is blind and when she finds her, she restores his eyesight with her tears.
In the original story, his stepmother drives him mad and he ends up killing his own children.
9. The Fox and the Hound
The Fox and the Hound has one of the most daunting story lines. Copper and Tod are not friends as they grow up. Tod dies of exhaustion and Cooper shoots himself before going to nursing home.
10. Beauty and the Beast
It is a classic tale of sibling rivalry. Her sister always try to delay her return to the beast so the beast gets mad and kills her.
In the original story, Pinocchio was suffocated to death by a mutilated cat.
12. The Sword in the Stone
Arthur pulls the sword out of the stone and becomes an eminent ruler. However, later his wife cheats on him with his best friend and he dies on the battlefield.