Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Disney movie Sleeping Beauty including casting, reviews, fun facts and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!
Sleeping Beauty Description
Awaken your senses to the majesty of “Sleeping Beauty”, Walt Disney’s classic fairy tale. See more than you’ve ever seen before through the magic of state-of-the-art technology, and experience this groundbreaking film restored beyond its original brilliance, in the way Walt envisioned it – pristine, beautiful, utterly breathtaking. It will transform your home into a fantastic world your family will want to experience again and again.
- Hail to the Princess Aurora
- I Wonder
- Once Upon a Dream
- Poor Aurora
- The Gift of Beauty and Song/Maleficent Appears/True Love Conquers All
Sleeping Beauty Fun Facts
- The movie is based on the fairy tale The Sleeping Beauty in the Woods by Charles Perrault.
- This was the last fairy tale Disney would adapt into an animated movie until 1989’s The Little Mermaid.
- Prince Phillip is the first Disney prince with a name.
- The movie appeared in theaters with the Disney short Grand Canyon, which won an Oscar.
- The movie has been re-released to theaters 4 times since its initial run.
- Sleeping Beauty Castle in Disneyland actually opened 4 years before the movie came out.
- Princess Aurora: Mary Costa
- Prince Phillip: Bill Shirley
- Maleficent: Eleanor Audley
- Fairies (Flora, Fauna, and Merryweather): Verna Felton, Barbara Jo Allen and Barbara Luddy
- King Stefan: Taylor Holmes
- Queen Leah: Verna Felton
- King Hubert: Bill Thompson
- Maleficent’s Goons: Bobby Amsberry, Candy Candido and Pinto Colvig
- Owl: Dallas McKennon
- Narrator: Marvin Miller
- Directors: Clyde Geronimi, Eric Larson, Wolfgang Retherman and Les Clark
- Producer: Walt Disney
- Writer: Erdman Penner
- Music: George Bruns