PG | | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Determined to make her own path in life, Princess Merida defies a custom that brings chaos to her kingdom. Granted one wish, Merida must rely on her bravery and her archery skills to undo a beastly curse.
The reference to a long lost kingdom from days past where there was a king and he had four sons is a reference to the early French ruler Clovis, who had four sons and, upon his death, split the region of Gaul (modern day France) into four parts, one for each son to rule.
Where are you? Come out! Come out! Come on out! I'm coming to get you!
Queen Elinor: Where are you, you little rascal? I'm coming to get you!
Queen Elinor: Hmm. Where is my little birthday girl, hm? I'm going to gobble her up when I find her!
Queen Elinor: Eat you!
Queen Elinor: Ach! Fergus, no weapons ...
One of the Lords Sons says he battered many Romans on the beach, but castles like the type Merida lives in with here family only came to Scotland during the Norman period.
When Mor'du is killed towards the end of the film he turns into a will o' the wisp and we realise that they are the spirit of the dead. During the credits a will o' the wisp appears over the credit "dedicated with love and gratitude to Steve Jobs, our partner, mentor and friend."
$66,323,594 (USA) (24 June 2012)