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There Are Almost Too Many "Frozen" References In "Zootopia" To Count

Including one that could possibly be a hint at a release date for Frozen 2.

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Zootopia hit theaters this weekend and it's already being called the "most Easter egg-packed" Disney movie ever.

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For real.

There are a ton of pop culture references.

"Just zoo it!"
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"Just zoo it!"

As well as Easter eggs referencing other Disney movies...

Recognize that lamp?
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Recognize that lamp?

It's the Genie's lamp!

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But the Disney classic that Zootopia references most frequently is definitely Frozen.

Starting with the shot above. Don't see anything?
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Starting with the shot above. Don't see anything?

Look closer... it's two little elephants dressed like Elsa and Anna!

Adorable!
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Adorable!

Kristen Bell, who voiced Princess Anna, also voiced Priscilla the sloth in Zootopia.

Apparently becoming an animated sloth was on her bucket list.
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Apparently becoming an animated sloth was on her bucket list.

Then there's the scene where Chief Bogo literally tells Judy to "let it go."

Get it?
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Get it?

And a pastry shop owned by a Hans.

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Could it be Prince Hans of the Southern Isles?

But most importantly, there's this guy: Duke Weaselton.

And yes, it's "Weaselton" like the animal, not "Weselton" like the Duke of Weselton. Both characters were also voiced by the same actor, Alan Tudyk.
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And yes, it's "Weaselton" like the animal, not "Weselton" like the Duke of Weselton. Both characters were also voiced by the same actor, Alan Tudyk.

Duke sells bootleg movies (all of which seem to be Disney references) including those that are still in production like Mewana (Moana), Giraffic (Gigantic) and Floatzen 2 (Frozen 2).

"All new mew-sical!" Lol.
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"All new mew-sical!" Lol.

Now, here’s where it get’s interesting. The movies are arranged in what appears to be chronological order, suggesting that the release of Frozen 2 will immediately follow Gigantic.

Historically, Walt Disney Animation Studios releases films either in March or November. Tangled was released in November, 2010, Wreck-It Ralph in November, 2012, Frozen in November 2013, Big Hero 6 in November, 2014, and now Zootopia in March of 2016.

Moana comes out November of this year, then Gigantic is slated to be released in March of 2018. OK, still following? If Frozen 2 was indeed the next release for the studio then that would put it coming out sometime in November of 2018!

Disney hasn't confirmed a release date yet for Frozen 2, but let's be honest, it can't come soon enough!

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