The House of Mouse Project / 10.05.2020

The one that took a huge risk. After a string of unprecedented successes in the late 1980s and early 1990s, the animation department of Walt Disney Pictures were beginning to feel more confident with taking chances on projects they likely would have fled from just ten years earlier. After the cataclysmic disaster of the jarringly dark The Black Cauldron, no one within the studio's walls would dare suggest anything that didn't fit the cheerful fairy tale mould of films like The Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast. But as...