What I Like About

Reflections: Mulan, Sexuality and Gender

Disney recently revealed why they’re dropping Li Shang, the love interest of 1998’s Mulan, out of their live-action adaptation of the film. And it’s, like, really dumb.

My Problems with

My Problems With: Belle and Character Motivation in Beauty and the Beast (1991)

WARNING: Spoilers for pretty much every major Disney animated musical released from 1989-1999. Also Beauty and the Beast 2017. Also Shrek.

So I initially wanted to make this about the total bullshit about Belle having Stockholm Syndrome,