The Truth Behind Disney Fairytales
A little while back we posted a blog about our beloved Disney Fairytales. These famous tales go back thousands of years and have been retold over and over again. Disney has retold many of those fairytales and in a previous blog we shared some secrets behind Disney Fairytales. If you want to check that out go to oxymoronent.com/blog or CLICK HERE!!!
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Other secrets behind Disney Fairytales are the fact that in all of their movies they leave out all of the horrible and evil details that are included in the original versions of these stories! Zoë Triska wrote a blogpost for The Huffington Post about the horrifying details behind Disney Fairytales and says, “many of my favorite Disney movies had much more gruesome details that Disney completely left out.” Check out some of these Disney Fairytales and the details that were left out of their movies:
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In the original version of this fairytale, one of Cinderella’s evil stepsisters cuts off her toes, and the other her heel so they can both fit into the tiny glass slipper. The prince is notified by little doves that there is blood on the shoe, and finally discovers that the true owner is Cinderella. Once the stepsisters realize that they should try to win favor with Cinderella (after all, she will be queen), they attend her wedding, only to have their eyes pecked out by birds. To read more CLICK HERE.
In Giambattista Basile’s tale (which is the actual origin of the Sleeping Beauty story), a king happens to walk by Sleeping Beauty’s castle and knock on the door. When no one answers, he climbs up a ladder through a window. He finds the princess, and calls to her, but as she is unconscious, she does not wake up. Well, dear reader, he carries her to the bed and rapes her. Then he just leaves. To read more CLICK HERE.
To read more about the gruesome details left out of our favorite Disney Fairytales CLICK HERE or go to Huffingtonpost.com. You will most definitely be surprised to find out what the original versions of these stories included!!! After reading the full article don’t forget to comment below our post to let us know what you think! And don’t forget to Follow us on Twitter and Like our Oxymoron Entertainment Facebook Page to leave your thoughts!!
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