G | | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
A waitress, desperate to fulfill her dreams as a restaurant owner, is set on a journey to turn a frog prince back into a human being, but she has to face the same problem after she kisses him.
Market research suggested that one of the reasons why the film - while successful - was not a box office bonanza was because it had the word 'princess' in the title, thereby immediately alienating boys. For this reason, the next Disney cartoons to feature a princess were renamed from "Rapunzel" to Tangled (2010) and from "The Snow Queen" to Frozen (2013).
"Just at that moment, the ugly little frog looked up with his sad, round eyes and pleaded, 'Oh, please, dear princess! Only a kiss from you can break this terrible spell that was inflicted on me by a wicked witch!'"
Young Charlotte: Here comes my favorite part.
On several occasions (particularly in "Almost There" and at the ball), there are numerous people either drinking or holding glasses of wine or champagne. This movie is set primarily in the 1920s. The possession and sale of alcohol in the United States was illegal between 1919 and 1933, because of the 18th Amendment (Prohibition), though Prohibition was widely disregarded, especially in New Orleans.
$786,190 (USA) (29 November 2009)
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