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In Defense of Disney’s 1989 Hit Film ‘The Little Mermaid’

This has been bothering me since what feels like 1999.

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The other day, I started wondering when Disney’s new live-action take on their lucrative property The Little Mermaid would be coming out. I heard filming had wrapped up, so I was hoping — really, truly hoping — that the movie might release sometime in 2022.




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Jillian Spiridon

Jillian Spiridon

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