Henry Jones and Lewis L. In the second episode of Adventures from the Book of VirtuesPlato the Bison and Annie try to convince their friend Zach to tell his father the truth by telling him three stories, including one about "The Frog Prince.
The Princess and the Frog is a American traditionally animated film based on E. It is the 49th animated feature in the Disney Animated Canonand the first Disney associated film to be traditionally animated since Disneytoon Studios ' film, Pooh's Heffalump Movie.
Tianathe main character, is also notable as Disney's first African-American princess. The film, which began production under the working title The Frog Princess, is an American fairy tale, Broadway-style musical set in, and around, New Orleans at the height of the Roaring Twenties.
The film was both marketed and praised as a return to form for Walt Disney Animation Studios  with various film critics, pundits, and historians crediting The Princess and the Frog as the first film to have ignited what is widely considered to be Disney's new-age renaissance popularly known as the " Disney Revival " era as well as the resurgence of critically acclaimed animated fairytales and musicals.
We hear the voice of Tiana singing, telling us that anything is possible if you wish upon the evening star. We are then taken to the very pink and frilly bedroom of young Charlotte La Bouff, who is sitting beside a young Tiana as they listen to Tiana's seamstress mother, Eudora tells the story of the Frog Prince as she puts the finishing touches on a dress for Charlotte.
Charlotte is entranced by the story while Tiana is clearly disgusted and vows never to kiss a frog. Charlotte then puts a frog mask on White Kitten and starts pushing it in Tiana's face. But when Charlotte starts kissing White Kitten, it jumps up and gets stuck on the ceiling.
Eudora then gets it off the ceiling and takes the mask off the horrified White Kitten. Charlotte's father, "Big Daddy" La Bouff arrives home with a new puppy for his spoiled daughter while Eudora and Tiana head home.
We quickly learn that Tiana and her friend Charlotte are definitely from two different worlds as the young girl and her mother head home to their tiny shack where Tiana's father, James, waits for them.
Tiana and her father laugh together as they whip up a batch of his famous gumbo and talk about their shared dream of one day opening a restaurant.
Little Tiana makes a wish on the evening star that their dream will one day come true. Tiana's father reminds her that wishing can only take you so far and you have to get the rest of the way yourself through hard work. He makes her promise that she'll never lose sight of what's really important in life.
We then flash forward several years. Tiana is now a beautiful young woman, working two waitressing jobs and saving up all her tips in a bedroom drawer, hoping to earn enough money to open the restaurant she and her father had always dreamed of.
Before heading off to her second job, she plants a quick kiss on a photo of her father it is implied that he was killed in WWItelling him that they're "almost there".
As Tiana heads off to work, we get a quick glimpse of the hustle and bustle of New Orleans as it was in the s — full of life and culture the newspaper seen when Naveen gets off the boat says April It soon becomes apparent, however, that Tiana is much too focused on her job to really take part in any of it.
She's seen turning down invitations to social events from her friends in favor of working extra shifts.Treefrog Treasures has an extensive selection of toy soldiers, military miniatures, and diorama supplies from First Legion, W.
Britain, King & Country and more. The Frog-King, or Iron Henry by The Brothers Grimm. The Frog-King, or Iron Henry is also known as The Frog Prince, a story about a spoiled princess who has to make good on her promise of friendship with a frog.
A Classic Fairy Tale, illustrated by Gustaf Tenggren: In olden times when wishing still helped one, there lived a king whose daughters were all beautiful, but the youngest was so beautiful that the sun itself, which has seen so much, was astonished whenever it shone in her face.
Close by the king’s castle lay a great dark forest, and under an old lime-tree in the forest was a well, and when.
The frog king or Iron Henry In the old times, when it was still of some use to wish for the thing one wanted, there lived a King whose daughters were all handsome, but the youngest was so beautiful that the sun himself, who has seen so much, wondered each time he shone over her because of her beauty/10(K).
Dec 03, · NPR’s Book Concierge Our Guide To ’s Great Reads. by Nicole Cohen, David Eads, Rose Friedman, Becky Lettenberger, Petra Mayer, Beth Novey and Christina Rees – Published December 3, "The Frog Prince; or, Iron Henry" (German: Der Froschkönig oder der eiserne Heinrich, literally "The Frog King; or, The Iron Heinrich") is a fairy tale, best known through the Brothers Grimm's written version; traditionally it is the first story in their collection.