Picks and Pans Review: The Little Mermaid

updated 12/25/1989 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/25/1989 AT 01:00 AM EST

After 30 years without an animated fairy tale, the Disney studio decides it's safe to go back in the water. The result: the charming Ariel, who has children all over America cheering, "Go, fish."

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