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The Walt Disney Company is a major US media company best known for its in-house animation, most notably the iconic Mickey Mouse. Disney also owns several media properties, including Marvel, Pixar Studios, and Star Wars

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Is there any significance to the prison numbers of the Beagle Boys starting with 176-?

One of the things which has puzzled me since my childhood are the prison numbers of the Beagle Boys: (source: Wikipedia) They all start with 176- followed by a permutation of those digits. The ...
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Where did Darkwing Duck make his money?

Maybe I missed something, but what does Drake do in ordinary life? Maybe S.H.U.S.H finance him?
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Has Darkwing Duck ever met Scrooge McDuck?

I mean, somewhere. In old series, or new, maybe comics?
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Does the Mickey Mouse universe ever acknowledge non-Disney owned characters?

Peanuts, by Charles Schulz, especially in the later years had a running joke about Spike having Mickey Mouse shoes: Another strip says that they were given to him by Mickey Mouse, but I can't find it....
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Is Toontown canon?

In the movie Who framed Roger Rabbit, all cartoon characters working on Hollywood reside in a cartoonish "kind of physical place" (described here as a pocket dimension) called Toontown. This includes ...
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Who is this tsum tsum?

I went round to my friends' house earlier and they had just finished a Tsum Tsum Disney jigsaw puzzle. We were able to work out most of the characters, but there was one we couldn't work out. Can ...
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Donald Duck almost burns down his house trying to bake something

I'm looking for a comic book on Donald Duck. The general plot is that Donald wants to bake something (I think it had chocolate in it?), it's like a gift for Valentine's or something similar. But, ...
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Why didn't Erica suck the vampire venom out of Ethan instead of Sarah?

In My Babysitter's A Vampire Season 1 Episode 13 (Re-Vamped), we see that Sarah sucks the venom out of Ethan, although reluctantly as she did not want to become a full vampire, but Erica doesn't. Why ...
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Disney cartoon with 5 wheeled characters on floating islands, slides take them to islands to do missions

I used to watch this cartoon in 2011 or 2014, I think. It has five characters, and all of them have wheels. There are floating islands, and whenever they have a mission, I think a slide appears, and ...
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Will the Genie be blue?

I noticed the new cover of Entertainment Weekly, which features a cover of the actors to be in the new live-action Aladdin. With Will Smith slated to be the Genie, he decidedly does not look like ...
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Comic where Scrooge McDuck or Donald Duck is facing a chess player that never loses

I'm looking for an old comic with Scrooge McDuck I think, or maybe Donald Duck. I read it in French was I was young (late 80s or beginning of the 90s). He is facing a chess player, some kind of ...
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How is the Mary Poppins Sequel legal when the author denied a sequel?

In her will P.L. Travers stated that another movie version was not to be made. How is it possible for Disney to make and distribute Mary Poppins Returns based on the work of P.L. Travers when the ...
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Bad girls at Pleasure Island/Toyland?

This applies to the original fairytale as well. There are tons of little boys at Pleasure Island/Toyland, but not one little girl. However, with the Disney version, some theorize that bad girls DO go ...
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Why couldn't the Carnotaurus speak in the Dinosaur film from Disney?

All the other dinosaur species could talk, except the Velociraptors and the Carnotaurus. Why couldn't they speak?
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TV series: girl becomes a mermaid by rubbing a gel on her legs, brother grows into a man in one day

I remember watching a TV show where there's a family consisting of a father, mother, elder daughter and a son. The intro of the show is like any other intro just showing them and their names and some ...
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Why was the Snow White's father called the First King

On the Disney Wiki, Snow White’s father, the King, is called “The First King.” One Wiki commentator thinks it’s an awkward title and asked would it make more sense for him to be called that if he died ...
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Did Rapunzel ever ask who her adopted father was?

This also applies to the original fairy tale as well. Did Rapunzel ask who her father was and what he looked like? Did Gothel tell her he died?
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What is written on Aladdin's lamp?

In Disney's Aladdin (1992), Aladdin, after retrieving the lamp, says: I think there's something written here. But it's, it's hard to make out. After this, he rubs the lamp, releasing the Genie (...
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According to Disney, where during “Beauty and the Beast” do the sequels take place?

A common complaint about the Beauty and the Beast sequels (Belle's Magical World and The Enchanted Christmas) is that they mess with the continuity of the film. According to Disney, when during the ...
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What does this code from Ducktales mean?

In episode 17 of the new Ducktales, a sequence of binary numbers appears as follows: 010010101 0110101101 01101001 These translate in decimal to: 149 429 105 I may have mistranscribed the numbers ...
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Did Lady Tremaine kill Anastasia and Drizella’s biological father?

So, just to clarify, I’m only talking about the 1950 animated classic. We know from all 3 Cinderella movies that Lady Tremaine is obsessed with wealth and power and she even says “Love has nothing to ...
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Is Ursula’s Vanessa disguise based on the princess from the original fairy tale?

As we all know, The Little Mermaid is based on a fairy tale by Hans Christian Anderson. In it, the prince falls in love with the princess of a neighbouring kingdom. So could Ursula’s human disguise be ...
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Were the Supers born or created?

There is a theory surrounding the Supers in the Incredibles universe that the Supers were created by the government as part of a experimental program. The main ...
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What does Disney consider to be Star Wars canon? [duplicate]

I know the original movies, as well as I think the Clone Wars and Rebels cartoons were brought forward. I know Disney's movies are canon, and I assume the books being released after Disney purchase ...
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Old Mickey Mouse comic with scifi elements

I remember an old comic book from my early childhood (must be around the year 2000) which featured Mickey Mouse and other Disney characters, as well as scifi elements. There's one feature that sticks ...
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Why was Iago hiding in Jafar's 'Old Man' disguise?

When Jafar meets Aladdin in prison to fetch the lamp, he disguises himself as an old man. For some reason, he has his parrot Iago hidden in his back while in disguise. OLD MAN: There is a cave, boy....
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Old animated Disney movie that explained math problems [closed]

I remember watching an old Disney animated movie, that primarily was about math, which I think my dad made me watch to gain interest. Anyway, I'm fairly certain it featured at least Mickey and Donald, ...
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Does Phineas and Ferb ever reference Milo Murphy's Law?

We know that Milo Murphy's Law takes place in the same universe as Phineas and Ferb. This eveident from the many references to Phineas and Ferb in the later Milo Murphy's Law. But is the reverse true ...
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In Milo Murphy's Law, does Milo Murphy's sister Sara have the family curse?

In the TV show Milo Murphy's law, all members of the Murphy family have a curse: That everything that can go wrong, will go wrong. But in the Dr. Zone Files episode, it's implied that while Milo ...
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Trying to identify a short story about Disney characters in a post-apocalyptic world

Back around 1985 I remember reading a short story, I think it was in Omni Magazine, of a post-apocalyptic world where something unexpected happens. The story begins during a storm over an ancient ...
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What P. T. Barnum quote was Rourke referring to?

Towards the end of Atlantis: The Lost Empire, the crew stand up against Rourke. Rourke sighs and says "P. T. Barnum was right," in disgust, then drives away. What quote was being referenced here? ...
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According to Disney is Jediism a religion?

Now according to "A New Hope" Jediism is considered a religion. Now according to "The Last Jedi" Luke says the following(Thanks Valorum). The Sacred Jedi texts! Then Yoda says. ... that ...
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In Gravity Falls, whose bunker is in the tree?

In Gravity Falls, Dipper and Wendy find a bunker under a tree. We then find out a similar bunker exists under the Mystery Shack. We know that the Mystery Shack's bunker was built by Stan Ford. Is ...
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Identify a comic where Scrooge McDuck was protected against a beam because he went swimming in his money

I remember reading a Donald Duck magazine or comic once (at least a decade ago, but the comic was already old by then) where Scrooge McDuck had built resistance against some kind of radiation or ray ...
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Was Olaf sentient when he was created the first time around?

I was re-watching Frozen and when I had a crazy thought. I realized that Anna and then Elsa both acknowledge that they created Olaf when they were young. I was wondering if Olaf was sentient when he ...
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Why didn't Maui just build a boat?

I recognize that this is actually partially answered here but I thought this was worth asking on its own for an answer that addresses it directly. Maui is stuck on an island for a thousand years. We ...
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How are all children in Merida's family redheaded? [closed]

Her father king Fergus is also redheaded, but her mother Elinor is not. She's brunette. How is it possible then, that all of their children are redheaded whereas the gene responsible for the red hair ...
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Why do the children groan when they discover Dory is alive?

Toward the beginning of Finding Dory, Dory acts as an assistant to Mr. Ray to help teach the children about migration. Later in this scene, Dory has an accident which renders her briefly unconscious. ...
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What is the translation of the lyrics in Moana's “We Know the Way”?

I was a bit disappointed to find out that the subtitles for the Moana Blu-ray did not include the original or translated lyrics for "We Know the Way". Here's the song in full, and the beginning of ...
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Why can't Maui float?

In his song "You're Welcome", Maui sings this line: 'Cause, I'm gonna need that boat, I'm sailing away, away, You're welcome [You're welcome], 'Cause Maui can do everything but float. We see ...
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What is Mr Incredible's real name?

The 2004 Pixar movie The Incredibles follows the lives of the forcibly retired superhero Mr Incredible and his family. Shortly after we are introduced to Robert (Bob) Parr we discover that he and his ...
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What are the Whills in Disney canon? [duplicate]

In Rogue One, the Guardians of the Whills were mentioned. According to Wookieepedia, they were the protectors of the ancient Temple of the Kyber. The temple was also known as the Temple of the Whills, ...
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How come the Beast in Beauty and the Beast was unknown to the villagers?

My sisters are currently watching this film and I noticed that the villagers know absolutely nothing about the Beast. Otherwise, how come Belle's father does not know who's castle it is. However, it ...
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Are all of these Clone Wars books Canon in the current Star Wars lore? [duplicate]

I'm trying to figure out which novels are canon and everywhere I go I find different answers even on the subredit for star wars. The best resource I've found is: https://www.reddit.com/r/StarWars/...
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What were the wishes Disney's Aladdin made?

I'm surprised it is not yet asked here. What were the three wishes Aladdin made in the Disney animated feature film? Bonus points if you can give the time mark they happened.
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Why isn't Mulan's wound far worse than it actually is?

Towards the end of the "avalanche battle" Shan Yu swings his sword and cuts Mulan across her stomach. A few minutes later, we see Mulan hurt and bleeding from the cut which is round and small compared ...
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Are Darkwing Duck and Ducktales set in the same universe?

At a glance, the shows Darkwing Duck and Ducktales share the same universe, as Launchpad McQuack and Gizmo-Duck exist in both shows, with the same personalities. However, to my recollection, no ...
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Burbank reference in Donald Duck comics

In the story “Lost in Andes!” by Carl Barks when Donald, Huey, Dewey and Louie arrive in Plain Awful, they are greeted by the inhabitants . They, speaking with an old American accent, ask Donald where ...
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Where did the King and Queen get the idea to lock Elsa away?

After Elsa freezes Anna's head Grand Pabbie gives Elsa and her family some advice on how to deal with her growing powers. Grand Pabbie: It's for the best. Listen to me, Elsa, your power will only ...
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Why couldn't Alice enter the Horenvendush Day wave the first time?

While riding in the Chronosphere, Alice comes across Horenvendush Day. However, when she tries to enter it, she's bounced back violently and enters another day (I forget which), in which she sees the ...