It’s hard to believe today, but ice used to have a big market value. In the 19th century, the stuff was shipped all over the place -- eventually making it to Disney’s Frozen. It’s true, the song “Frozen Heart” is more about the history’s themes than about teaching you history -- but that’s why we’re here, to be all about the historical details the movie glosses over.

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ARENDELLE IS PRETTY MUCH NORWAY, SO... Next time you watch Frozen, maybe remember that ice not only has a magic that can't be controlled it also probably represents a good chunk of Arendelle's economy. Which raises the question: Are those singing workers properly compensated?
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