Sven was orphaned as a calf, and nearly died before being rescued by Kristoff. The furry employee of the DMV (Department of Mammal Vehicles) became a breakout star of "Zootopia.". An end credits sequence reveals that Tamatoa has spent the second half of the film waiting for somebody to come help him off his back. Wrong! 8 9 6 698. Posted by 3 years ago. Thus, he remains on land, content to drink from coconuts and hide under carpets. Moana is an animated movie that showcases the life story of Moana, the strong-willed daughter of a chief of a Polynesian village. The movie features jabs at Disney in general, like Maui assuming that Moana is a princess as she is a girl and has an animal sidekick, but Moana insists she isn't a princess. Then the kakamora paint pearly white teeth on their armor and take up arms. We rounded up the Disney character cameos in "Moana. When Moana and Maui are attacked by the kakamora, among the faces of coconut pirates you can see one that has a simple white face with two black eyes connected by a line between them. Archived. Detail. Easter Egg. Disney ... "Come on Sven." While most of the images we see are artistic renditions of sea life, the last image we see shows a similarly drawn version of Ralph, with his biceps flexed. This one is a little easier to catch than some of the others since it’s a reindeer underwater! 2. The young girl is chosen by the ocean itself to rejoin a mystical relic with the goddess Te Fiti. "In fact, we need to give a prize to anyone who finds him.". We couldn't spot him, which is surprising, considering how slow Flash can be. The second Little Mermaid reference comes once the credits are over. "Olaf is there, too, but he's much harder to find than Sven," Clements said. Future Club 33 Member. Walt Disney Animation Studios By clicking ‘Sign up’, you agree to receive marketing emails from Business Insider We're pretty sure we saw him near the end of Maui's song "You're Welcome." save. Account active Sven is a fictional character who most prominently appears in the animated film Frozen (2013) and its sequel, Frozen II (2019), produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios. She sets out on a journey to deliver a demigod, Maui, across the sea. Few studios have a history to pull from like they do. Archived. ... Olaf and Sven … In an apparent attempt to make up for this oversight, he's got the briefest of cameos in Moana. One of them is clearly Sven, who looks awfully confused for showing up in such an odd spot. Oh, yes. Sven makes a quick emergence when Maui manages to get his fish hook back and struggles to shapeshift correctly. As adults, Sven works alongside Kristoff in harvesting and selling ice throughout Arendelle. One of the fish pictured is Flounder, an animal sidekick from Disney's "The Little Mermaid.". Does this coconut-clad creature look familiar? Their large, ramshackle vessels are reminiscent of Immortan Joe's brigade, while the creatures' painted faces mimic those of the War Boys. Maui doesn't have to be weak in order for Moana to be strong. It’s just so good. 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The sequel, "Big Hero 7," is in the pipeline. Olaf … It’s Sven! 4 comments. Little Mermaid Parallels/Easter Eggs. Correct! For that reason, it's hardly surprising that there would be a couple references to that classic film. When Maui retrieves his magic fish hook in the middle of the film, he attempts to use it to transform. Their ship emerges from the fog, revealing a massive fleet of pirate ships. since. In an interview with ComingSoon.net, the movie's co-director Ron Clements revealed that Sven was not alone in representing "Frozen" in "Moana." Mermaid pops up a couple of times in Moana: Noticeably, ... it’s tough to miss the brief appearance by reindeer Sven. Moana has been out in theaters for a few weeks now, so we’re assuming you’ve seen it at least three times (and counting). Juntos, a dupla executam um negócio de colheita de gelo (que melhorou substancialmente a força de Sven, tornando-o bastante forte) e residem fora da cidade de Arendelle no Vale das Rochas Vivas, onde uma comunidade de trolls prospera. The House of Mouse announced that a "Frozen" sequel is in the works. Ron Clements, co-director of "Moana," told ComingSoon.net in an interview that Disney fans' favorite sloth, Flash from "Zootopia," makes a cameo. It makes sense to see lots of “Under the Sea” parallels give that The Little Mermaid is Lin-Manuel Miranda’s favorite Disney Movie and Directors John Musker Ron Clements directed The Little Mermaid.. Gramma Tala’s necklace she gives to Moana is a call back to the necklace in The Little Mermaid that was used by Ursula to hold Ariel’s voice. Probably one of the most identifiable Easter eggs in the Moana movie, any Frozen fan can definitely appreciate this cameo. Although Moana and the 2013 Disney film Frozen seem to be from two different worlds completely, not to mention seasons, Disney found a way to bring the two films together. Maui even shapeshifts into Sven for a brief second. The studio's latest masterpiece, "Moana," does not disappoint — it's jam-packed with Easter eggs. It is a Little Mermaid reference because Sebastian is the son of Lin-Manuel Miranda, who named his child after the crab from the movie. In the movie Moana, when Maui is transforming and screws up, he turns into Sven from Frozen. What follows is an epic chase that recalls "Mad Max: Fury Road." There are so many easter eggs in “Moana” we need to see it again. They allow Moana and Maui to empower each other, showing that true feminism doesn't pit male against female. Sven from Disney’s Frozen At one point, Maui ( Dwayne Johnson ) and Moana (Auli’i Cravalho) head into the Realm of Monsters to speak with the gigantic crab known as Tamatoa. There's also a second Sebastian reference, sort of. recalls "Mad Max: Fury Road." Armchair Imagineer. As Maui is trying to shapeshift with his fish hook after being reunited with it, he shifts into many different animals - and one including the lovable reindeer Sven! One of the Kakamora in Moana has Baymax's face drawn on its face. We can’t tell you where they all are yet. It’s also tough to miss a reference to Frozen’s Marshmallow, the personal bodyguard of Elsa when baby Moana and Chief Tui look at a tapa featuring a monster etching. In the movie Moana, when Maui is transforming and screws up, he turns into Sven from Frozen. Close. There are likely even more that we saw, but here are the ones that we spotted on our viewing. The reindeer Sven from Frozen made a pretty noticeable appearance in a scene when Maui fails to transform into different animals. 'Moana' throws adults a bone with an awesome 'Mad Max' homage. Tala, Moana's grandmother, who tells the legend of Maui, Te Fiti and Te Ka at the beginning of the movie, means "story" in Samoan, and is the name of the goddess of the stars in Tagalog mythology. ... Moana (Disney) > Frozen’s Sven Cameo; Sven Cameo. Description. "Come on Sven." 1. We can't deny that's probably true. Following two animated features this year, Disney will be taking 2017 off to prep for another big year in 2018. In a scene midway through the … Sven From Frozen. If you blink, you might miss it. Olaf appears very briefly. It ends with Moana and Maui saying, "See you out there" and she goes on to teach her people to be voyagers. 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