The release was also accompanied with a Special Edition of the Art of Pocahontas book. Ratcliff is the only one not moved by this, and orders his men to open fire anyway, but they refuse. Governor Ratcliffe, with Guardian Kocuom - by Hellraptor. [66] Duncan Marjoribanks utilized geometric shapes to create Ratcliffe. "[128] Peter Travers of Rolling Stone bemoaned that there were "no funny, fast-talking animals – Meeko the raccoon and Flit the hummingbird remain silent pals to Pocahontas and make you miss the verbal fun that Nathan Lane's wisecracking meerkat brought to The Lion King. In 1607, the Susan Constant sails from London to the New World, carrying English settlers from the Virginia Company. Finally seeing Ratcliffe for the corrupt, greedy monster that he truly was all along, Thomas and the other settlers rebel, bounding and gagging him and sending him back to England to await punishment for his crimes. [132] In the Los Angeles Times, Angela Aleiss said that Pocohantas and other portrayals of the Indian princess rarely show her having anything more important in her life than her relationships with men. I so would have preferred to see you hanged", knocks Smith off a building to his apparent death in a canal, and tells King James that Smith had died in an accident while being apprehended, despite Ratcliffe's attempts to save him; unbeknownst to anyone, this is part of Ratcliffe's plot to go to war against the Powhatan Nation and find the gold he still believes they possess, all while getting revenge on his enemies and avoiding punishment for his own crimes. Later, when he sees John Smith running off somewhere that night, Ratcliffe finds Thomas, who also saw John leave. ", "The king will reward me. While Aladdin (1992) and The Lion King (1994) were considered to be too far into development, Katzenberg deemed Pocahontas a promising candidate, and thus pushed for the heroine to be older, the romance between her and Smith to be more mature, and the animals to be mute. [18] Following the research trip, Custalow-McGowan served as a consultant traveling to the Disney studios three times, and while Custalow-McGowan offered her services for free, Disney paid her a $500 daily consulting fee plus expenses. All the men on both sides are deeply touched by the woman's love and wisdom, and lower their weapons. • Feel the Magic • Festival of Family & Friends • Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party • Mickey and the Magical Map • Pocahontas and her Forest Friends • Pocahontas Spectacular • Rivers of Light: We Are One • The Forest of Enchantment: A Disney Musical Adventure • The Golden Mickeys • The Spirit of Pocahontas The site's consensus states "Pocahontas means well, and has moments of startling beauty, but it's largely a bland, uninspired effort, with uneven plotting and an unfortunate lack of fun. [51] Aboriginal Canadian actor Gordon Tootoosis was also cast as the tribal shaman Kekata. Paraphernalia - The Indonesian and Malay dubbings are TV dubs, never released on VHS/DVD/BLU-RAYs. Everyone accepts gratefully, and John is released; when the unmoved Ratcliffe orders his men to attack, they refuse to.