The Little Mermaid

Disney's 28th feature-length cartoon, very loosely based on the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale and featuring an Oscar-winning score by Alan Menkin, was a box-office smash that helped usher in a new era of top-flight feature animation. Princess Ariel lives in Mermaid City with her father, King Triton. Ariel is fascinated by human beings. Attracted by...read more

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The Little Mermaid - Official Trailer

New live-action film inspired by the classic Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale.

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  • Released: 1989
  • Rating: G
  • Review: Disney's 28th feature-length cartoon, very loosely based on the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale and featuring an Oscar-winning score by Alan Menkin, was a box-office smash that helped usher in a new era of top-flight feature animation. Princess Ariel… (more)

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