The new "Frozen" fiefdom of Queen Elsa, Princess Anna and "counselor" Olaf in Disney California Adventure's Hollywood Land is not just a way to solidify the already successful film franchise; it's a whole new version of Disney's most high-octane fuel-source: princess power.
And yet fewer than five years ago, Disney announced that it was done with princesses, at least of the traditional fairy-tale variety.
"The Princess and the Frog" had tanked, and company execs decided that a royal wedding as happy ending was out of date. Any self-respecting female over 5 had dreams beyond a fabulous dress and a prince.
On the other hand, those dresses...