Menu

The Mountains of Magic Kingdom - 24 Facts & Secrets

15 - The attraction is based on a movie that Disney has since tried to distance themselves from.

Have you ever heard of or seen “Song of the South”?  If you haven’t you won’t be able to find this one in stores and will have to look for a copy from another country.  This movie received a lot of bad press over the years for being a racially offensive movie to African Americans with various considered to be racist slurs.  The ride is the only reminder left of the movie that Disney has kept going.  The ride doesn’t include any of the controversial issues and just focused on one of the stories that Uncle Remus tells.