Princesses are always popular, but they seem to be especially hot lately. First, Prince William and Kate Middleton got engaged, and Disney is about to unleash its latest princess on us when Tangled hits theaters on Wednesday. The release is going to be bittersweet though: Disney has announced that the studio won't be making any more fairy tale movies.
Disney has already capitalized on most of the beloved fairy tales of my youth, and it might be good for gender roles for the princess era to come to an end. And, as any Pixar movie can tell you, a fairy tale origin is hardly necessary to make a great animated film. Today, as we prepare to close the book on Disney princesses, let's reminisce. Tell me — which of the heroines is your favorite?