It built its reputation on princesses finding their prince, living happily ever after in storylines which set the benchmark for romance for generations of children.
Now, Disney is to move firmly into a new era as it introduces its first “exclusively gay moment”, disclosing the new version of Beauty and the Beast will star a manservant exploring his sexuality.
It doesn't end there.
The live-action version of Beauty and the Beast is already on course to be the most thoroughly modern film of its kind, with star Emma Watson discussing how she made the role of Belle more feminist.
From Beauty and the Beast to The Bitch and the Faggot. Progressive!
Matt Cain, editor-in-chief of Attitude magazine, said: [...] “By representing same-sex attraction in this short but explicitly gay scene, the studio is sending out a message that this is normal and natural [...]
Normal? You keep using that word. I don't think it means what you think it means. Homosexuality is abnormal regardless of the number of gay moments in Disney movies.