Sometimes even the most beloved children's classics can send a somewhat problematic message to their viewers. Sure, maybe you can only find those horrible, childhood-altering lessons when you go through each film with a fine tooth comb and an eye for social injustice, but the point is, they're there. And yeah, this might be reading far too much into things, but hey, if I hadn't done that I never would have made it through Film Theory. I don't think these films ruined anyone's childhood. After all, we watched these awesome movies pretty much non-stop when we were kids, and we grew up to become well-adjusted adults, right? (Don't answer that.) But we do ourselves a disservice if we fail to look beneath the surface, because the messages these films almost subconsciously present can reflect themes that are pervasive within our society. With that in mind, here are some horrible messages that show up in otherwise fantastic kids films.