The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid: Disney pressing ahead with live action remake

Simon Brew News
Aug 17, 2016

Alan Menken and Hamilton's Lin-Manuel Miranda are to put together the music for Disney's live action The Little Mermaid...

The Little Mermaid next in line for Disney's live action treatment

Simon Brew News
May 26, 2016

In the week the first Beauty And The Beast trailer hits, a new report suggests Disney is working on a live action The Little Mermaid...

Disney and live action fairytale movies: UK release date calendar

Rob Leane Odd List
Aug 15, 2016

When to expect all the upcoming live action fairytale movies, including Dumbo, Beauty And The Beast and Pete's Dragon...

The Little Mermaid: Chloe Grace Moretz takes title role

Mike Cecchini News
Nov 9, 2015

Universal's adaptation of The Little Mermaid has Chloe Grace Moretz on board, and Richard Curtis is now penning the script.

The Little Mermaid: Sofia Coppola quits movie

Simon Brew News
Jun 2, 2015

Creative differences have led to Sofia Coppola departing the planned live action take on The Little Mermaid...

25 hidden subtexts in family movies

Nick Horton Odd List
Apr 24, 2014

Family movies are just wholesome, innocent, politics-free entertainment, right? Well, no. Not at all, in fact...

How Disney is remaking its animated films in live action

Mark Harrison Feature
Apr 14, 2014

As hand-drawn animation falls out of favour, Disney's dipping into its vault to reimagine various classics as live action movies...

Re-releases, Disney, The Little Mermaid and value for money

Simon Brew Feature
Jan 22, 2013

As Disney pulls its planned cinema re-release of The Little Mermaid, Simon asks whether we’re getting good value from big screen reissues.

Disney announces more big screen re-releases

The Little Mermaid
Simon Brew News
Oct 5, 2011

The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Finding Nemo and Monsters Inc are all heading back to the big screen. In 3D.

Music in the movies: Alan Menken

Alan Menken
Glen Chapman News
May 16, 2011

With Disney’s Tangled due out on DVD and Blu-ray next week, Glen looks at the work of its composer, the talented Alan Menken…