Fall under the spell of sleeping beauty the ultimate princess fairy tale that is now part of the acclaimed walt disney signature collection. Aurora soon falls into maleficent s grasp and it is up to prince philip and the good fairies to battle evil and save the princess from a spell breakable only through true love s kiss.
Directed by clyde geronimi les clark hamilton luske.
Disney sleeping beauty. Sleeping beauty is a 1959 american animated musical fantasy film produced by walt disney based on sleeping beauty by charles perrault the 16th disney animated feature film it was released to theaters on january 29 1959 by buena vista distribution this was the last disney adaptation of a fairy tale for some years because of its initial mixed critical reception and underperformance at the box. Beauty wonder and thrilling adventure spin together in a grand legend that transcends time as the evil and jealous fairy maleficent one of imagination s most spectacular villains casts a curse on the. 1 summary 2 plot 3 cast 4 transcript 5 differences between the movie and.
With mary costa bill shirley eleanor audley verna felton. It is the third film to feature and official disney princess as well as the fourth disney film to be based on a fairy tale. Sleeping beauty is the 1959 full length animated feature production from walt disney studios.
After being snubbed by the royal family a malevolent fairy places a curse on a princess which only a prince can break along with the help of three good fairies. When an evil fairy named maleficent places a curse on the young princess aurora the three good fairies bring her to the depths of the forest and raise her as their own. Sleeping beauty is a 1959 animated feature produced by walt disney productions and originally released to theaters on january 29 1959 by buena vista film distribution the sixteenth animated feature in the disney animated canon it was the last animated feature produced by walt disney to be based upon a fairy tale after his death the studio returned to the genre with the little.