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Disney’s Moana Description
For centuries, the greatest sailors in the world masterfully navigated the vast Pacific, discovering the many islands of Oceania. But then, 3,000 years ago, their voyages stopped for a millennium – and no one knows exactly why.
From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes “Moana,” a sweeping, CG-animated feature film about an adventurous teenager who is inspired to leave the safety and security of her island on a daring journey to save her people. Inexplicably drawn to the ocean, Moana (voice of Auliʻi Cravalho) convinces the mighty demigod Maui (voice of Dwayne Johnson) to join her mission, and he reluctantly helps her become a wayfinder like her ancestors who sailed before her. Together, they voyage across the open ocean on an action-packed adventure, encountering enormous monsters and impossible odds, and along the way, Moana fulfills her quest and discovers the one thing she’s always sought: her own identity.
Directed by the renowned filmmaking team of Ron Clements and John Musker (“The Little Mermaid,” “Aladdin,” “The Princess & the Frog”), produced by Osnat Shurer (“Lifted,” “One Man Band”), and featuring music by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mark Mancina and Opetaia Foa‘i.
- An Innocent Warrior
- How Far I’ll Go
- I Am Moana (Song of the Ancestors)
- Know Who You Are
- Logo Te Pate
- Tulou Tagaloa
- We Know the Way
- Where You Are
- You’re Welcome
Disney’s Moana Fun Facts
- This is the 56th animated Disney feature film.
- The movie title was originally “Waialiki.”
- The character Moana’s name was changed to Valana in some countries.
- The movie title was changed to Oceania in Italy.
- This was the first film to be fully dubbed for the Tahitian language.
- This was the 12th biggest movie of 2016.
- Auliʻi Cravalho: Moana
- Louise Bush: younger Moana
- Dwayne Johnson: Maui
- Rachel House: Tala, Moana’s grandmother
- Temuera Morrison: Tui
- Christopher Jackson: Tui’s singing voice
- Jemaine Clement: Tamatoa
- Nicole Scherzinger: Sina
- Alan Tudyk: Heihei
- Oscar Kightley: a fisherman
- Troy Polamalu: Villager No. 1
- Puanani Cravalho: Villager No. 2
- Directors: Ron Clements and John Musker
- Producer: Osnat Shurer
- Music by: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Opetaia Foa’i and Mark Mancina
Disney’s Moana Details
Disney’s Moana Trailer:Buy Movie
Disney Character(s) in this Post:Heihei the Rooster (Moana)
Journey of Water Inspired by Moana at EPCOT to open in late 2023, September 11, 2022