the film Bambi of Disney is getting a live-action remake, more than 80 years after the animated version hit the big screen. Like the company’s other classic animations that have received this treatment, the news has divided fans of the entertainment giant and they have taken to social media to express their disagreement.
In an interview, screenwriter Lindsey Anderson shared her vision for the Bear adaptation. Without wanting to spoil the plot, there is something about the mother’s death that I think some parents today are more sensitive to than in the past. And I think that’s one of the reasons they don’t show their kids. But I think there is a way to update Bambi, and our interpretation… made it even wider. “And I just think that being able to bring it to life for kids today in a way that they can maybe relate to a little bit more would be a service to the original,” he said.
A recent survey by Redfield and Wilton Strategy found that 50 percent of American adults agreed. Disney Update its old content to align with modern standards, though most respondents would prefer that Disney You’ll create new stories instead of redoing your archive However, fans are not happy with the idea of modernization Bambiwhich was released in 1942 and was the fifth full-length animated film Walt Disney.
How exactly do you ‘modernize’ something that happened in the middle of the woods, writes JW Cartoonist on X, the social network formerly known as Twitter. It had nothing in the original story Bambi To shout ‘It was made in the 40s. Bambi Literally a universally understood story, The Abbey Roadie unfolds It’s a coming-of-age story told with animals in a timeless forest, filled with moments of joy, loss, danger and love, not just the human experience, but all aspects of life. It does not need to be ‘modernised’.
Slim agreed, writing: This is a film that is legitimately timeless and cannot be modernized because there is nothing irrelevant or out of date about it.
Digging up classics from their graves and dressing them up in shiny clothes to extract more money from them is disrespectful to their legacy, opined the gem artist. You’re supposed to be a creative company, stop recycling and create.
As with other recent live-action remakes, viz little mermaid and next snow whiteSome users accused the studio of being politically correct by modernizing the original story.
They will make the hunter an evil white man, its mother BambiIt will be a message about anger and Bambi It will also be black, writes @NintendoFan729.
I can’t wait for the powerful scene where Bambiy Tambar Learn a choreography tick tockBrooksey c. Published by Fontaine.
In an interview with Collider, Bear expressed his admiration for the original film, describing it as a beautiful love poem.
I can’t tell you how many kids I know who have never seen one BambiWhich is a shame, Beer added.
Bear said that the original animation is at a different pace than modern viewers, which highlights the scene. Bambi The guardians are killed by hunters as a reason for not showing up to Classic Disney to his children. Disney has released a series of live-action remakes of his animated classics in recent years Although some of these films viz lion king y little mermaidperformed well at the box office, its decision to remake classic animations divided fans, while attempts to politically correct older stories angered conservatives.
Actress Halle Bailey was later cast Ariel In its live-action version little mermaid, the 23-year-old became the target of online abuse. Rachel Zeigler, who plays snow white In the later version, he was also attacked by trolls on social media for calling the 1937 film dated.
Note from Editor: I understand that it was a very powerful moment that still evokes a reaction in adults who were exposed to that scene Bambi But, you can’t sweeten life. Ultimately, if live-action is made, the original version will always exist so you can decide whether or not to expose your kids to such an intense reality check. I don’t know how to handle it, it’s a good thing I don’t have kids.