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Fridge Brilliance

  • Dumbo's name in this movie comes from a sign that originally spells "Dear Baby Jumbo". After the D falls down and knocks off the J, the sign suddenly spells "ear Baby Dumbo" - and although the audience only cares about the "Dumbo" part, the "ear baby" part is very fitting due to Dumbo being a baby with big ears.
  • The original Dumbo film ended with Dumbo discovering his ability to fly and becoming the circus's star attraction. This film is a tale that focuses on what happens after Dumbo achieved success.
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  • Dumbo and his mother return to the jungle in India. In Disney's 2016 Jungle Book adaptation, the elephants were described as being gods, so Dumbo's flight ability couldn't be a coincidence.

Fridge Horror

  • Considering the fire that broke out in Dreamland, what became of the other animals on Nightmare Island? Did they have families, too?
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