Hi everyone, this will be my first article since my last one on a non-Disney film. So, this article on the Hunchback of Notre Dame and how similar the film with the original novel by Victor Hugo.
In the original novel, the story is quite dark and depressing, it has a LOT of flashbacks resulting in the reader to be confuse along the way. It was discovered at the end of the original novel that Gudule is the biological mother of Esmeralda and the latter's name is Agnes. Quasimodo has learning disabilities which causes frustrations with Frollo, his master. The latter adopted the former...
When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Army to defend the country from Northern invaders, Hua Mulan, the eldest daughter of an honored warrior, steps in to take the place of her ailing father.