Once, legendary film producer Alfred Hitchcock noted that a motion picture’s success depended entirely on the villain’s charisma. And as it turns out, the cinematic genius was more spot-on than he could’ve possibly known then. Just think about it! In this day and age, the evil masterminds of animated classics are more likely than ever to receive an entire prequel film dedicated to their origin because Disney fans are eager to see what led their favorite antagonists to be so mean. But what unfortunate characters deserve those movies? Keep on reading to find out!
Ursula from The Little Mermaid
The Little Mermaid’s live-action debut has caused quite a stir on social media. While many fans of the original film are excited to watch it, others are mad at Disney for not making a movie about Ursula, the sea witch and main antagonist, and her backstory.
And, to be honest, we must agree with them. We’re told that Ursula used to live in King Triton’s palace before her exile, but why did she become so hated in the mermaid kingdom? What did she do wrong? We really need answers!