ScreenRant released a video about the actual stories behind many of Disney’s popular animated films. This includes films such as Peter Pan, Beauty and the Beast, The Jungle Book, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Hercules, and more. There is a lot of new information about the dark and actual stories behind these kids movies. Check out the video below.
Despite being kids movies, Disney films have a reputation for including dark elements like the death of a parent or villains hiding behind a pretty face. But the original stories many Disney movies are based on are even darker and more gruesome than what makes it into the final animated feature. We’ve already gone over the twisted tales behind Cinderella, The Little Mermaid, and other popular animated films, but we’ve got even more dark stories that inspired Disney movies. Stick around until the end for a link to our other video about Dark Disney Stories! Here is Screenrant’s Dark Disney: 10 REAL Stories Behind Popular Disney Films Part 2.