The Walt Disney Company has ruled much of the entertainment world since its inception in the early 1920s. There is no doubt that Walt Disney was a creative mastermind and a brilliant businessman.

Long after his death, his creation is still thriving, and whether we realize it or not, our lives have all been touched by Disney in some form or another. That Pixar movie that just came out last week?

A Disney creation. Love the new Star Wars movie? Disney. Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, Ryan Gosling; all began their careers with Disney. Watch any shows on the ABC Network? Well, they’re owned by Disney! Need any more proof of just how much Disney has infiltrated our lives?

Could this infiltration be a sneak peek into the darker side of Disney? Disney has always been the epitome of joy and laughter. But surely it can’t just be Minnie & Mickey living happily ever after! There must be a Jafar in there somewhere, bringing that little bit of darkness, right? While Disney has entertained us for years in lots of amazing ways, it is also fun to delve deeper into the seemingly perfect Disney world.

What’s Disney like beneath the surface and behind closed doors? There are a ton of crazy facts and theories out there, but we’ve compiled just a few to show you that the Disney brand isn’t all rainbows and butterflies!