Frozen Stereotypes

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Many audiences argued that Frozen was the first movie from Disney that taught girls they do not need a man to save them; however, there are other Disney movies released way before Frozen that taught the same idea. For example, Mulan, released in 1998, presented the same idea and theme; however, the film took it one step further to argue that women do not need a man to rescue them but they could be rescuer or rescue themselves. She also saved her entire country; Ana and Elsa cannot compete with that in their film of building a snowman and Ana trying to marry a man that she just met in less than an hour. Mulan shows both gender stereotypes and expectations and woman empowerment throughout the film. Mulan illustrates early Chinese ideal beauty
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