[184][185], In the UK, Frozen was broadcast on BBC One as a Freeview premiere on December 25, 2016,[187] with 5.81 million viewers. Anna and Hans develop a romantic connection during the coronation festivities, and he impulsively proposes to her, but Elsa objects when they seek her blessing. [210][211] Among films that opened during Thanksgiving, it set new records; three-day ($67.4 million from Friday to Sunday)[212] and five-day ($93.6 million from Wednesday to Sunday). And then you have to go back and adjust for lip sync! [385][386][387][388] On September 4, 2014, Feld Entertainment's Disney on Ice presented the world premiere of a touring ice skating show based on the film at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. "[267] He further explained that audiences of this age range have a vital role in shaping Japanese pop culture and "Frozen has so many elements that appeal to them, with its story of a young girl with power and mystique, who finds her own sort of good in herself. 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[375] By August 2014, the publisher Random House had sold over 8 million Frozen-related books. [50] Lee explained, "[h]aving to ... lose each other and then rediscover each other as adults, that was a big part of my life". [337] When Laszlo asked whether Bell knew when she made Frozen that it would take over kids' lives, she replied: "I did not know that people would not let it go. [81] "There is a real feeling of Lawrence of Arabia scope and scale to this," he finished. [124], Regarding the sound of Frozen, director Jennifer Lee stated that sound played a huge part in making the film "visceral" and "transported"; she explained, "[i]n letting it tell the story emotionally, the sound of the ice when it's at its most dangerous just makes you shudder. [84], The setting was principally based on Norway, and the cultural influences in the film come from Scandinavian culture. [70] Bell was called in to re-record dialogue for the film "probably 20 times," which is normal for lead roles in Disney animated films whose scripts are still evolving. The film's voice cast reprise their roles for the game. An attack by wolves leads to Kristoff's sleigh being destroyed. [106] Arendelle was inspired by Nærøyfjord, a branch of Norway's longest fjord Sognefjorden, which has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site;[107] while a castle in Oslo with beautiful hand-painted patterns on all four walls served as the inspiration for the kingdom's royal castle interior. 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[285], Alonso Duralde of TheWrap wrote that the film is "the best animated musical to come out of Disney since the tragic death of lyricist Howard Ashman, whose work on The Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast helped build the studio's modern animated division into what it is today." Usually you do a project and it has its moment. Free Delivery on International Orders over €100, Peppa Long-Sleeved Top (12 months-5 years), About [310] When asked about perceptions of a homosexual undertone in the film, Lee said, "We know what we made. €14. Grand Pabbie warns Elsa that she must learn to control her powers and that fear will be her greatest enemy. [174] As of the end of 2014, the film earned $308,026,545 in total US home media sales. [308][309] These claims were met with mixed reactions from both audiences and the LGBT community. I think it's up to them. [76], To create the look of Frozen, Giaimo began pre-production research by reading extensively about the entire region of Scandinavia and visiting the Danish-themed city of Solvang near Los Angeles, but eventually zeroed in on Norway in particular because "80 percent" of the visuals that appealed to him were from Norway. Among them are the scheming Duke of Weselton and the dashing Prince Hans of the Southern Isles, with whom Anna falls in love at first sight. [177], Following an announcement on August 12, 2014, a sing-along reissue of Frozen was released via DVD and digital download on November 18, 2014. Elsa Frozen 2 Costume (3-8 years) €14.76. [47]:19:24 That month, Disney conducted test screenings of the part-completed film with two audiences (one of families and the other of adults)[65] in Phoenix, Arizona,[61] at which Lasseter and Catmull were present. [117] Lopez and Anderson-Lopez were aware of the fact that their work would be compared to that of Alan Menken and Howard Ashman from the Disney Renaissance era, and whenever they felt lost, they asked "What would Ashman do? ", "2013 Most Valuable Blockbuster – #7 'Monsters University' Vs. #10 'Thor: The Dark World'; #2 'Frozen' Vs. #15 'The Great Gatsby, "Box Office Milestone: 'Frozen' Becomes No. "[56] They already knew the ending involved true love in the sense of the emotional bond between siblings, not romance, in that "Anna was going to save Elsa. I'm really proud of that. "[336], In May, columnist Joel Stein of Time magazine wrote about his young son Laszlo's frustration with the inescapable "cultural assault" of Frozen at preschool and all social and extracurricular activities, and how he had arranged for a Skype call with lead actress Bell after Laszlo began asking why the film was made. Namely: Albanian,[136] Arabic (TV dub), Karachay-Balkar,[137] Persian[138] and Tagalog. [75] From the beginning, Buck knew Giaimo was the best candidate to develop the style he had in mind – which would draw from the best Disney hand-drawn films of the 1950s, the Disney Little Golden Books, and mid-century modern design – and persuaded him to come back to Disney to serve as the art director for Frozen. During their field work in Norway, Disney's team, for inspiration, visited Rørosrein, a Sámi family-owned company in the village Plassje that produces reindeer meat and arranges tourist events. theatrical short, "Let It Go" musical videos and the film's teaser trailer. He heals Anna but alters her memories so that she forgets about Elsa's magic. [123][128] Boucher supervised the recording of Anderson-Lopez and Lopez's songs from July 22 to 24, 2013, then Stone supervised the recording of Beck's score from September 3 to 6 and 9 to 10. [132] For nearly 15 dubbed versions, they cast Elsa's singing and speaking parts separately, since not all vocalists could act the part they were singing. On foot, they meet Olaf, a cheerful snowman brought to life unknowingly by Elsa, who offers to lead them to her. [382][383][384] At the end of the special, Lasseter announced that the production team would be reuniting to make Frozen Fever, a short film which debuted in theaters with Disney's Cinderella on March 13, 2015. "And this concept of letting out who she is[,] that she's kept to herself for so long[,] and she's alone and free, but then the sadness of the fact [sic] that the last moment is she's alone". [190], The Japanese broadcast aired on Fuji TV on March 4, 2017. [14][52][73] Bell had suggested that idea when she visited Menzel at her California home to prepare together for the table read. [56] Buck revealed that the original plot attempted to make Anna sympathetic by focusing on her frustration as the "spare" in relation to the "heir". [309][312], On November 24, 2017, musical artist Jaime Ciero sued Demi Lovato, Idina Menzel, Walt Disney Animation Studios and others involved with the song "Let it Go," accusing them of ripping off his 2008 single "Volar." [47]:8:42 "The whole second act was about Anna trying to get to Hans and to kiss him and then Elsa trying to stop her". Frozen also holds the records for highest number of home video units sold on the first official day of sales and in the first official week of sales in Japan. All of these different effects are very difficult to capture simultaneously. [244] Overall, its largest opening weekends occurred in China (five-day opening of $14.3 million),[245] Russia and the CIS ($11.9 million, including previews from previous weekend), where the film set an opening weekend record among Disney animated films (ahead of Tangled),[246] and Japan (three-day opening of $9.73 million). [395][399] In July 2018, Evan Rachel Wood and Sterling K. Brown were revealed to be in talks to join Frozen 2, while it was confirmed that Bell, Menzel, and Gad would reprise their roles in the sequel. She meets an iceman named Kristoff and his reindeer, Sven, convincing them to take her to the mountains. You don't see that they're pieces already – you see the snow as one thing and then breaking up. [87][88], Another important issue Giaimo insisted on addressing was costumes, in that he "knew from the start" it would be a "costume film. [56] The problem of how Anna would save Elsa at the climax was solved by story artist John Ripa. But that was close. I think it was different on Tangled, for example, but we chose to do it this way as we wanted one person to fully understand and develop their own character and then be able to impart that to the crew. Discover a magical range of official Disney, Marvel and Star Wars fancy dress costumes for the whole family. 9-12 Months. However, the studio encountered difficulty with The Snow Queen, as it could not find a way to adapt and relate the Snow Queen character to modern audiences. [130][131] Rick Dempsey, the unit's senior executive, regarded the process of translating the film as "exceptionally challenging"; he explained, "It's a difficult juggling act to get the right intent of the lyrics and also have it match rhythmically to the music. [79] Head of Animation, Lino DiSalvo, said, "The goal for the film was to animate the most believable CG characters you've ever seen. [77] Using this knowledge, the effects group created a snowflake generator that allowed them to randomly create 2,000 unique snowflake shapes for the film. [56], The team also turned Olaf from Elsa's obnoxious sidekick into Anna's comically innocent one. $20 - $25. "I actually film myself acting the scene out, which I find very helpful," said animation supervisor Rebecca Wilson Bresee. All Departments Auto & Tire Baby Beauty Books Cell Phones Clothing Electronics Food. No more than that. [393], In addition, Arendelle was featured as a world in the 2019 video game Kingdom Hearts III, which adapts the plot of the film. "[292] Frozen was also praised in Norwegian Sámi media as showcasing Sámi culture to a broad audience in a good way. So that was when we really found the movie and who these characters were". [56] "It was difficult to lay the foundation for Anna's belated turn to Kristoff without also making Hans' betrayal of Anna too predictable, in that the audience had to "feel ... her feeling something but not quite understanding it ... Because the minute it is [understood,] it deflated. Anna is delivered to Hans, but rather than kissing her, Hans instead reveals that he has actually been plotting to seize the throne of Arendelle by eliminating both sisters. It was also pointed out that 55% of audiences identified "Let It Go" as their favorite song, while "Do You Want to Build a Snowman?" [97] Several landmarks in Norway appear in the film, including the Akershus Fortress in Oslo, the Nidaros Cathedral in Trondheim, and Bryggen in Bergen. [47]:30:32 The production team "essentially started over and ... had 17 months," which resulted in a very "intense schedule" and implied "a lot of choices had to be made fast". 9 Months. "[41] As Frozen approached the first anniversary of its release, Menzel mentioned the film's continuing popularity in an October 2014 interview: "It's just a remarkable thing. [247][248] It set an opening weekend record among animated films in Sweden. [129] Lee explained "that was a moment where we wanted everything to feel suspended. 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"[156], When asked about the success of Frozen, director Chris Buck stated: "We never expected anything like this. [389][390], During the airing of The Making of Frozen: Return to Arendelle on ABC, it was announced that a holiday special titled Olaf's Frozen Adventure was in-production, slated for release in winter 2017. "[299][300][301] However, a Disney spokesperson later told Time that DiSalvo's quote was widely misinterpreted, stating that he was "describing some technical aspects of CG animation and not making a general comment on animating females versus males or other characters. No pun intended. Princess Elsa of Arendelle possesses magical powers that allow her to control and create ice and snow, often using them to play with her younger sister, Anna. The song "Let It Go" was particularly praised. [120] The music producers recruited Norwegian linguist and composer Christine Hals to assist with the lyrics for an Old Norse song written for Elsa's coronation[121][122][123] and traveled to Trondheim, Norway,[118] to record the all-female choir Cantus, for a piece inspired by traditional Sámi music. It was important to see the scope and scale of Norway, and important for our animators to know what it's like," Del Vecho said. [257] They issued a $170,000,000 North America box office forecast for the film. Reaching the ice palace, Anna meets Elsa. £12.00 Personalisable. [135], Since 2013, some local TV stations and independent studios have been dubbing the movie in their local languages, creating some unofficial dubs. [261] At the time, Box Office Mojo reissued a $250 million box office gross prediction for North America. [263] Gavin J. Blair of The Hollywood Reporter commented on the film's earnings in Japan: "Even after its $9.6 million (¥986.4 million) three-day opening, a record bow for a Disney animation in Japan, few would have predicted the kind of numbers Frozen has now racked up. [33]:33 Buck, Lasseter, and Giaimo were all old friends who had first met at the California Institute of the Arts,[33]:33 and Giaimo had previously served as the art director for Disney's Pocahontas (1995), which Buck had worked on as a supervising animator. [121] Hals performed kulning for Beck to use it in the score whenever Elsa misuses her magical powers. [77] Dr. Kenneth Libbrecht, a professor from the California Institute of Technology, was invited to give lectures to the effects group on how snow and ice form, and why snowflakes are unique. "[89] This meant using primarily wool fabric with accents of velvet, linen, and silk. Even before then, Harvey Fierstein pitched his version of the story to Disney's executives, but was turned down. $50 - … [33]:14, In March 2012, Jennifer Lee, one of the writers of Wreck-It Ralph, was brought in as screenwriter. [207] It was also the second-largest pre-Thanksgiving Wednesday among all films, behind Catching Fire ($20.8 million). Information, Returns, "[267] He compared the film's current situation with a similar phenomenon which occurred with Titanic in 1997, "when millions of Japanese teen girls turned out to watch Leonard[o] DiCaprio go under – several times," and thought the same would happen with Frozen. See more clothing sizes. [257] Chris Agar from ScreenRant expressed a similar opinion; he cited a string of recent box office successes of the studio, and thought that Frozen would fill a void of kid-friendly films in the marketplace, but did not expect it to surpass Catching Fire in terms of box office gross. [125], Lopez and Anderson-Lopez's piano-vocal scores for the songs along with the vocal tracks were sent to Salem, Oregon-based Dave Metzger for arrangement and orchestration;[124][126] Metzger also orchestrated a significant portion of Beck's score. "[129], To obtain certain snow and ice sound effects, sound designer Odin Benitez traveled to Mammoth Mountain, California, to record them at a frozen lake. Branded a monster by the Duke, Elsa flees to the North Mountain, where she finally acknowledges her powers, building an ice palace to live a hermit life. [146][147][148] Frozen was also promoted heavily at several Disney theme parks including Disneyland's Fantasyland, Disney California Adventure's World of Color, Epcot's Norway pavilion, and Disneyland Paris' Disney Dreams! [118] One song ("For the First Time in Forever") had a reprise and the other ("Let It Go") was covered by Demi Lovato over the final credits, for a total of ten songs. [58] The pacing of the revised plot focused on musical comedy with less action and adventure. [265] Frozen has received over 7 million admissions in Japan as of April 16,[263] and nearly 18.7 million admissions as of June 23. The film depicts a princess who sets off on a journey alongside an iceman, his reindeer, and a snowman to find her estranged sister, whose icy powers have inadvertently trapped their kingdom in eternal winter. [46] A month later, it was confirmed that the film would be a computer-animated feature in stereoscopic 3D, instead of the originally intended hand-drawn animation due to complex elements in the script regarding strong visuals. "[288] Richard Roeper wrote that the film was an "absolute delight from start to finish. [266] Many cinemagoers were reported to have watched both the original and the Japanese-dubbed version. Card Terms & Conditions, VALUEclub [348][349], The Writers Guild Foundation listed Frozen as having one of the best scripts of 2010s film and television, praising the film as one that subverts "rigidly established story and character tropes". The castle gates open to the public and visiting dignitaries for the first time in years. Statement, Website [68] Catmull told her afterwards, "you did it". It featured on-screen lyrics, and viewers were invited to follow the bouncing snowflake and sing along with the songs from the film. [173] Frozen has sold 2,025,000 Blu-ray Disc/DVD combo sets in Japan in 4 weeks, becoming the fastest-selling home video to sell 2 million copies, beating the previous record of 11 weeks by Spirited Away. Giaimo, whose background is in traditional animation, said that the art design environment represents a unity of character and environment and that he originally wanted to incorporate saturated colors, which is typically ill-advised in computer animation. She is afraid that the kingdom's citizens might find out about her powers and fear her. [85] Unten carefully developed Elsa's facial expressions in order to bring out her fear as contrasted against Anna's fearlessness. Info & Opening Hours, Delivery [158] It was subsequently released by Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment on Blu-ray Disc and DVD on March 18, 2014. [160], On its first day of release on Blu-ray and DVD, Frozen sold 3.2 million units, becoming one of the biggest home video sellers in the last decade, as well as Amazon's best-selling children's disc of all time. They don't want the truth. 3-6 Months. [78] Animators and special effects specialists were dispatched to Jackson Hole, Wyoming, to experience walking, running, and falling in deep snow in a variety of types of attire, including long skirts (which both female and male personnel tried on);[35][77][78][79] while lighting and arts teams visited an Ice Hotel in Quebec City, Quebec to study how light reflects and refracts on snow and ice. Promotions Terms & Conditions, Online Minnie Sweatshirt (12 months-5 years) €14 €16. Frozen underwent several story treatments before being commissioned in 2011 as a screenplay by Jennifer Lee, who co-directed with Chris Buck. If you don't, it will suck". [350], In January 2014, Iger announced that Frozen would be adapted into a Broadway stage musical. [262], The commercial success of Frozen in Japan was considered to be a phenomenon[41] which received widespread media coverage. Frozen is a 2013 American computer-animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. [37] But negotiations between Pixar and Disney collapsed in January 2004 and that contract was never renewed. They aren't multi-faceted. [216], During its second weekend of wide release, Frozen declined 53% to $31.6 million, but jumped to first place, setting a record for the largest post-Thanksgiving weekend, ahead of Toy Story 2 ($27.8 million). [91] As noted above, several Disney artists and special effects personnel traveled to Wyoming to experience walking through deep snow. Peter Del Vecho explained that "the title Frozen came up independently of the title Tangled. 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