New Disney Princess Trades her Tiara for a Bow

Finally, Disney is getting with the program. Rather than another damsel in distress flick, we’ve got a “Brave” Princess who … Continued

Finally, Disney is getting with the program. Rather than another damsel in distress flick, we’ve got a “Brave” Princess who fights for her own hand, rebels against her family’s expectations, and is an all around badass with a bow. No more waiting for Prince Charming! This comes on the coattails of the Katniss Everdeen Hunger Games archery hoopla, and can only bring more popularity and hype to the sport.

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The movie comes out on June 22, and I’m not sure if there is any hunting in it (wouldn’t that be a far cry from Bambi) but the preview does suggest that Merida, the fiery redheaded heroine, shoots a bear.