Although not originally met with the kind of praise that greeted Disney's SNOW WHITE and PINOCCHIO, CINDERELLA holds up better because the heroine seems timeless in her courage and resourcefulness, a closer cousin to Belle in Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST than to other fairytale
protaganists. To expand the simple storyline, the Disney people created a variety of animal characters, led by Jacques and Gus-Gus, two adorable mice and evil chubby charmer, Lucifer, the stepmother's cat. Eleanor Audley, Disney's grande dame of villainy, and Verna Felton, Disney's grande dame of
benevolence, lead the company of wonderful voices. Excellent animation, marvelous color, and lo...