A “Hercules” Mystery: Why Can’t Mortals Live on Mount Olympus?

So, why is it like that? There could be a reason in the original myth. But, of course, it could differ in the Disney movie. After all, Disney does drastically change stories from the original sources as well as sugarcoat them a lot.

A “Hercules” Theory: Was Hercules Better Off Living as a Mortal? (1997 film)

Warning: contains spoilers*** Although the Disney adaptation of “Hercules” differed a lot from the original myth and was probably highly sugarcoated (which should not be surprising), it still pleases me a lot. I honestly like that stuff. Anyway, onto the topic. Hercules was born a god, but was turned into a mortal by Hades’ assistants,Continue reading “A “Hercules” Theory: Was Hercules Better Off Living as a Mortal? (1997 film)”

A Whole New Critique… for Disney’s “Aladdin” (1992)

Warning: Contains spoilers*** The Disney film, “Aladdin” remains on my top favorite movie lists. From the characters, to the songs, to the story elements, it has done very well for me. I watched it when I was little and then again starting in college? Why did I go so many years without watching it? Let’sContinue reading “A Whole New Critique… for Disney’s “Aladdin” (1992)”