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Heartwarming: The Emperor's New Groove
Surprisingly enough, for a movie like this, there are a few examples:
  • Everything involving Pacha and his family.
    • Including Kronk acting as if they are family — saying "Let's not wait 'till the next family reunion to get together."
  • Pacha lending Kuzco his poncho.
    • And at the end of the film, Chicha presents Kuzco with a homemade poncho of his own.
  • Kuzco accidentally (or not) saving Pacha from falling off a cliff. "Don't read too much into it."
  • When Kuzco apologizes to Pacha after learning the truth about Yzma's plot to kill him.
    • And Pacha STILL deciding to help him even after all the crap Kuzco gave him beforehand.
  • Watch Kuzco apologizing to the old man who he had thrown out the window at the beginning of the film.
    Old Man: Oh now you stop being so hard on yourself. All is forgiven.
    Kuzco: You're sure?
    Old Man: Oh it's not the first time I've been thrown out a window, and it won't be the last. What can I say, I'm a rebel.
    Kuzco: Okay buddy take care, heh, he's a sweet guy...
  • Kuzco agreeing to build his summer home next door to Pacha's house.
    Kuzco: So you lied to me.
    Pacha: I did?
    Kuzco: Yeah, you said when the sun hits this ridge just right these hills sing. Well pal I was dragged all over those hill and I did not hear any singing. So, I'll be building my summer home on a more magical hill, thank you.
    Pacha: Can't pull the wool over your eyes huh?
    Kuzco: No no I'm sharp, I'm on it. Looks like you and your family are stuck on this tuneless hilltop forever pal.
    Pacha: ...You know, I think I heard some singing on the hill next to us. *Beat* In case you're interested.
  • The first hint that Kuzco might not be so bad after all is, at the dinner after firing Yzma, he starts offering to help her find a new job.


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