The Little Mermaid

Release date: November 17th 1989
Length: 83 minutes
Sequels/Prequels: Return to the Sea (2000); Ariel's Beginning (2008)
Live-action version: The Little Mermaid (2023)
Preceded by: Oliver and Company
The Little Mermaid

Movie Synopsis

Ariel, a fun-loving and mischievous mermaid, is off on the adventure of a lifetime with her best friend, the adorable Flounder, and the reggae-singing Caribbean crab Sebastian at her side. But it will take all of her courage and determination to make her dreams come true and save her father's beloved kingdom from the sneaky sea witch Ursula!

Cast of Characters / Credits

ArielJodi Benson
EricChristopher Barnes
UrsulaPat Carroll
FlounderJason Marin
SebastianSamuel E. Wright
TritonKenneth Mars
ScuttleBuddy Hackett
LouisRene Auberjonois
GrimsbyBen Wright

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Photo Gallery

Under the Sea
Part of Your World
Ariel, Eric on the beach
Ursula, Flotsam, Jetsam
Eric, Ariel
Ariel, Eric in boat