Tag archive for ‘Maleficent’
By Red Diogenes On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

‘Spider-Man Homecoming’ sequel, ‘Silver and Black’ Spidey spin-off and ‘Maleficent 2’ have production start dates

Several major studio tentpole projects have set production start dates with Omega Underground reporting a June 1st through September shoot for the Spider-Man Homecoming sequel which is expected to shoot in Atlanta More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Disney ends ‘Gigantic’ project, announces a mysterious 2020 project

In an article which states “Disney pulls the plug,” Deadline has confirmed that Disney Animation is shelving its Jack and the Beanstalk animated project which was scheduled for release on Thanksgiving More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 24th, 2017

2015 Walt Disney World Hidden Mickey trading pins

The Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Hidden Mickey pins released in 2015. This post will focus on WDW, Wave A only: Disney Villain Neckties Epcot Logos Cast Member Costumes Character Sidekicks Character Apples Nearly More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Disney sets Niki Caro for ‘Mulan’ live-action film with ‘Jurassic World’ ‘Avatar 2’ writers

A new report appears to confirm Niki Caro is in talks to direct Disney’s live-action adaptation of the animated classic Mulan with Jurassic World and Avatar 2 writers Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver. Variety reported More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Disney seeking Will Smith, Tom Hanks to join Tim Burton’s live-action ‘Dumbo’ film

Disney’s live-action adaptation list is rather long, with Beauty and the Beast arriving in a couple of months and Lion King indeed moving forward with The Jungle Book‘s Jon Favreau directing. Now Disney More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, November 7th, 2016

Disney sets ‘Snow White’ live-action film adaptation with ‘Girl on the Train’ writer

Disney sets another live-action remake of one of their classic animated films, this time the very first animated feature: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. The Hollywood Reporter broke the news of the live-action Snow More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, October 31st, 2016

Disney sets ‘Mulan’ live-action, 3D film for 2018

Disney is “fast tracking” a live-action 3D Mulan film on the fast track for November 2018, building upon their strategy of taking already branded and beloved animated films and giving them new life More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Disney sets ‘Jungle Book’ ‘Mary Poppins’ and ‘Maleficent’ sequels

Disney announced its growing live-action reboot/remake schedule, claiming five more release dates for its upcoming projects and officially confirming several previously reported films, including The Jungle Book More...

By Zach Jones On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

‘The Huntsman’ trailer finds Emily Blunt going Elsa

Universal dropped the new The Huntsman: Winter’s War teaser taking Eric the Huntsman (Chris Hemsworth) and Ravenna (Charlize Theron) back before they met Snow White, to a time when he got caught up in the battle More...

By Zach Jones On Thursday, July 30th, 2015

‘Tron 3’ dead as Bruce Boxleitner says he’s ‘moved on’

Bruce Boxleitner attended the Hallmark Channel’s Television Critics Association summer press tour party for his TV series Cedar Cove. Slash Film got the scoop on the cancellation of Tron 3 and ending the chance More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Disney adds live-action ‘Mulan’ plans, joins ‘BATB’ ‘Jungle Book’ ‘Dumbo’

Disney announced plans for a live-action adaptation of their popular film Mulan, which would be added to the packed plate of similar films: Beauty and the Beast (starring Emma Watson, Dan Stevens), Dumbo (directed More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

‘Downton Abbey’ star Dan Stevens to star with Emma Watson in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens is in talks to play the Beast/Prince in Disney’s live-action musical Beauty and the Beast. Director Bill Condon (Dreamgirls, Gods and Monsters) will reunite with Stevens and Emma More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, January 30th, 2015
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‘Harry Potter’ star Emma Watson cast as Belle for new live-action ‘Beauty and the Beast’ film

Disney continues to move ahead with live-action remakes of their classic fairy tales, Cinderella arrives in March, and now Emma Watson has been cast to headline the studio’s Beauty and the Beast. The film More...

By Guest Author On Friday, May 30th, 2014
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‘Maleficent’ Movie Review: Disney turns ‘pure evil’ into the heroine

Maleficent, the latest Disney film starring Angelina Jolie, definitely reminds us all that there are two sides to every story. Only in this “alternate reality” could one ever consider the ominous evil fairy More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

Angelina Jolie confesses playing ‘Maleficent’ was ‘intimidating’

Angelina Jolie sat down with Moviefone to chat about Disney’s dark fairy tale Maleficent It’s odd to hear Jolie confess to being nervous, but she said the gravitas of this role got to her a bit and it More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

New ‘Maleficent’ trailer reveals more details, the fairies and Angelina Jolie as ‘evil’

A new trailer for the Angelina Jolie-starring Maleficent has been released. The new footage ties directly to the Disney classic animated feature Sleeping Beauty. Maleficent finds the King’s palace for the More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

First look Angelina Jolie as Maleficent, set photos of her flying

Disney’s live-action exploration of the hidden life of Sleeping Beauty villain Maleficent has been on the docket for some time, but it seemed like a film that might never get made. Once Angelina Jolie‘s More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, May 18th, 2012

‘Dark Knight Rises’ star Juno Temple joins Angelina Jolie for ‘Maleficent’

Juno Temple is quietly building a lengthy resume, adding yet another film to follow her role in this summer’s blockbuster “The Dark Knight Rises.” Temple has signed on the re-imagining of Sleeping More...

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