In The Lion King (1994), starry particles
swirling in the sky appear to
It's meant to spell "S.F.X."
A reference to the special effects
department that handles environmental
Despite this, the shot was trimmed
in future home releases.
It has been confirmed by Hey Arnold creator, Craig Bartlett,
that Helga's mom was an alcholic.
Which explains her love of
"smoothies" and her lethargic nature.
The Chipmunk Adventure (1987)
song, Girls of Rock and Roll,
was originally written for, and used
first in, the raunchy 1986 R-rated movie,
Malibu Bikini Shop.
"...Radio blastin' all the way
to the club..."
In the Jimmy Neutron episode,
"Birth of a Salesman" (2002), while
showing his new invention called
"Book Gum," allowing the chewer to
know a book as if they had read it.
After Cindy tries a piece for
Gone with the Wind, she remarks that it
tastes like "fried chicken," then
quotes the character of Mammy,
"...I don't know nothin' about
birthin' no babies!"
The New Adventures of
Mighty Mouse, in the episode
"The Littlest Tramp" (1987)
a parental group got upset with a
scene where Mighty Mouse sniffed
(what they said was) cocaine.
With context it's a crushed flower that
he was given earlier in the episode that
he saved in his pocket.
"...and my personal favorite,
‘Lonly Space Vixens.’
That's for after you go
to bed." -Grandpa
In the 1992 Rugrats
episode "Grandpa's Date" (S2E8),
finishing up showing the babies a
collection of movies he rented for them.
During the climax of
"Let it Go" from Frozen (2013), when Elsa moves her hair
to the front, it impossibly
fazes through her shoulder.
The priest has an erection during the
wedding scene in the original
VHS release of
The Little Mermaid.
(Edited out in later versions.)
Contrary to popular belief, there is
no record of a deleted scene that explains
it as a cat in his pants.
Betty Boop started out life as a dog.
She eventually lost the animal
a human being.
Yet Bimbo the Dog remained her
boyfriend for several years after.
Russian animator, Ladislaw Starewicz
would use real dead animals and
insects as his stop motion puppets
in a lot of his films.