Top 6 Pocahontas Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Pocahontas facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Pocahontas film message.

The Union Jack in Pocahontas (1995) is period accurate; the settlers fly the Union Jack that was the English standard from 1606 to 1800. It's missing the second red cross that symbolises Ireland-it wasn't part of the United Kingdom yet.
The Union Jack in Pocahontas (1995) is period accurate; the settlers fly the Union Jack that was the English standard from 1606 to 1800. It's missing the second red cross that symbolises Ireland-it wasn't part of the United Kingdom yet.

We see a rat boarding the ship in the foreground at the same time Governor Ratcliffe is boarding, foreshadowing his behavior (and name) before he is introduced in the film.

Pocahontas Hidden Details

1 - The light that shines on John Smith during Colors of the Wind creates the shape of an eagle to represent the spirit.
The light that shines on John Smith during Colors of the Wind creates the shape of an eagle to represent the spirit.
1 - Chief Powhattan sings during the song "Savages" that the English have "Milky Hides". Why does he associate milky with white when men didn't feed babies nor were there domesticated animals to extract milk from?
Chief Powhattan sings during the song "Savages" that the English have "Milky Hides". Why does he associate milky with white when men didn't feed babies nor were there domesticated animals to extract milk from?
1 - In the song Savages, Powhattan says :"Milky hide". Why does he associate the colour white with milky without common domesticated animals?
In the song Savages, Powhattan says :"Milky hide". Why does he associate the colour white with milky without common domesticated animals?
Pocahontas poster
Pocahontas poster

Pocahontas Plot

An English soldier and the daughter of an Algonquin chief share a romance when English colonists invade seventeenth century Virginia.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Pocahontas. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Director Mike Gabriel
Stars Joe Baker, Christian Bale, Irene Bedard, Billy Connolly
IMDB score 6.7