Disney's Animated Classics
Classic Animated Features 31-40
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(Nov. 25, 1992 - 90 min.) *****
Plot: With the help of the Genie of the Lamp, Aladdin defeats the evil Jafar and wins the love of the princess Jasmine.
32. The Lion King
(June 24, 1994 - 88 min.) *****
Plot: Tricked by his evil uncle into thinking he caused his father's death, Simba learns the lessons of life that will make him the great Lion King.
(June 23, 1995 - 82 min.) ****
Plot: The Indian Princess Pocahantas falls for the English explorer John Smith, but tensions between the other Native Americans and English settlers almost end in violent bloodshed.
34. The Hunchback of Notre Dame
(June 21, 1996 - 85 min.) ****
Plot: Trapped in the bell tower of Notre Dame since childhood, Quasimodo comes to the rescue of a gypsy maiden named Esmeralda.
(June 27, 1997 - 93 min.) ***
Plot: Taken from his home on Mount Olympus and raised by mortals, Hercules fights off the evil Hades to regain his place among the Greek gods.
(June 19, 1998 - 88 min.) ****
Plot: A Chinese maiden disguises herself as a man and takes her elderly father's place in the Chinese Army.
(June 18, 1999 - 88 min.) *****
Plot: An orphan baby is raised by a band of gorillas and years later, when other humans enter the jungle, he must examine who he really is and where his loyalties and trust must lie.
38. Fantasia 2000
(Dec. 31, 1999 - 75 min.) ***
Plot: This IMAX format sequel to the original Fantasia features seven new musical segments and the classic "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" from the 1940 original film. Fantasia/2000 was later released in standard 35mm format.
Pines of Rome
Rhapsody in Blue
The Steadfast Tin Soldier
Carnival of the Animals
The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Pomp and Circumstance
The Firebird Suite
(May 19, 2000 - 82 min. - Disney Studios) ****
Plot: Computer Animated - A marvel of computer animation, this story about a group of dinosaurs threatened by a large meteor shower combines very lifelike computer-animated dinosaurs and other animals with real-life background scenery. A real treat for the eyes.
40. The Emperor's New Groove
(Dec. 15, 2000 - 79 min.) ***
Plot: When an arrogant young prince is turned into a llama by his evil aide, the prince-turned-llama is befriended by a humble peasant man who helps him survive in the wild and regain his human form.
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