Disney artists love referencing older work from the Studio, so over the years, they’ve crafted into each and every one of their movies a character or two from previous films, without anyone noticing.
The best Easter Eggs can only be found after watching for a second, third or tenth time, with Disney films being possibly the most re-watchable in quality for those who remain children at heart.
Beast is one of the Sultan’s toys.
The Lady and the Tramp make a short appearance.
The Little Mermaid
Mickey, Donald and Goofy are in the crowd.
Nemo makes a short appearance while they’re out fishing for Salmon.
Mrs. Potts and Chip from Beauty and the Beast appear at Porter’s camp.
Lilo & Stitch
Dumbo is making an appearance in the corner
Pinocchio shows up above Flynn Rider in the “I’ve Got a Dream” scene.
Scar is the slain lion.
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Gust appearances from Belle, the Magic Carpet from Aladdin and Pumbaa.
The Princess and the Frog
The Magic Carpet making a guest appearance in New Orleans.
Bambi and his mother making an appearance during the “Someone’s Waiting For You” scene.
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