The Little Mermaid (1989) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film

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The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid (1989) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film The Little Mermaid

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  • Feature Length Animated FilmFeature
  • Traditional Animation
  • Walt Disney Studios
  • Animation Studio: Walt Disney Feature Animation (Burbank)
  • Distributed by: Buena Vista Pictures Distribution
  • Cartoon Characters: Ariel, Eric, Sebastian, Flounder, Triton, Ursula/Vanessa, Flotsam, Jetsam, Scuttle, Louis, Grimsby, Carlotta.
  • Voice Actors: Jodi Benson, Christopher Daniel Barnes, Pat Carroll, Jason Marin, Samuel E. Wright, Kenneth Mars, Buddy Hackett, Rene Auberjonois, Ben Wright; Full Voice Cast Full Voice Cast...
  • Directed By John Musker, Ron Clements, Michael Serrian.
  • Produced By Howard Ashman, John Musker, Maureen Donley.
  • Animated By David Stephan, Phil Young, Anthony de Rosa, Doug Krohn, David A. Pacheco, Tony Anselmo, Chris Bailey, James Baxter, Michael Cedeno, David Cutler, Russ Edmonds, Rick Farmiloe; more Animators More Cartoon Animators...
  • Awards: Oscar Statuette  Academy Award Winner, Best Music, Original Score, 1990, Oscar Statuette  Academy Award Winner, Best Music, Song ("Under The Sea"), 1990; more Awards More Awards...
  • Music: Alan Menken, Robby Merkin, Howard Ashman.
  • Editor: Mark Hester, John Carnochan, Scot Scalise, Barbara Gerety, Bill Wilner, H. Lee Peterson; more Editors More Editors...
  • Originally Released on November 17, 1989. (more dates More Dates...)
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 82 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

A beautiful mermaid, Ariel, is fascinated by the human world-much to the dismay of her father King Triton, ruler of the Mer-people. Ariel spies handsome Prince Eric and falls hopelessly in love. Sebastian, the crab, is sent by Triton to keep an eye on Ariel, but...  (more)

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Initial anticipation was that the film would not even do as well as the previous Oliver & Company, mainly because Mermaid was a "girls film"- Jeffrey Katzenberg's words, not ours. But as the release date neared, all involved...  (more)

Production budget estimated at $40 million.

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This is definitly one of my favorite disney movies because of the music and it was just wonderful to look at,sharp eyes look fast for a cameo by Mickey,Donald and...  (read more)

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Sure, I do agree that The Little Mermaid is a good film and certainly deserves all it's acclaim. However, it's just too much of a chick-flick for me. That's why I'm giving it a...  (read more)

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"The Little Mermaid" represents a return to what made Disney animated films so great in the past, at the same time forging a new idea for movies. Admittedly, LM is based on one of the saddest stories in children's literature, but Disney turned...  (read more)

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