When the giant empire of Disney announces a new princess, our expectations would surely rise, especially after the introduction of the influencer Elsa (Idina Menzel) from the great hit Frozen.
This time Disney presents Moana (Auli’i Cravalho) the chief’s daughter of the island Motunui, she is to inherit the leadership after her father but she dreams of sailing in the vast ocean which is strictly prohibited by the chief Tui (Temuera Morrison).
The island suffers as the fishes disappear from the lagoon and sudden disease infects the plants, Moana believes that her grandmother’s tales about the gods offers the solution by returning the goddess Te Fiti’s heart, which was stolen by the demigod Maui (Dwayne Johnson).
Moana succeeds (by the help of the ocean itself) in finding Maui who at first refuses to help her, especially after his defeat by the hands of the lava demon Te Ka, however Moana manages in making a deal with him, and so they go on an adventure to save Motunui. Continue reading