Tag Archives: Fairy Tale

New! Cinderella Posters & Stills

“Thor” director Kenneth Branagh’s next movie is also about a famous figure from folklore, though “Cinderella” features considerably fewer Frost Giants and Interplanetary romances. It does however, offer an update of the Disney version of the fairy tale. While the recent trailer didn’t do anything for me, I’m sure the film will at least beContinue Reading

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Director Talks Sequel

Although “Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters” was largely a creative misfire, it made enough at the Box Office for the powers-that-be to approve a sequel. Paramount retained the services of writer/director Tommy Wirkola, and he has been busy working on a treatment for another adventure, featuring the fairy tale characters reimagined as bounty hunters. HeContinue Reading

Characters Of Maleficent Revealed In Posters

No matter how it turns out, “Maleficent” at least looks like a dark fairy tale brought to life. Director Robert Stromberg appears to have a strong eye for visuals, and the design of the title character is interesting in a Satan-meets-Vogue sorta way. Today, we get a look at the other players in these characterContinue Reading

Maleficent Sneak Peek Trailer 2

This special sneak peek features a new rendition of the classic tune from the old “Sleeping Beauty” animated film, sung by Lana Del Rey…

First Look! Anna Kendrick & Chris Pine In Fairy Tale Musical Into The Woods

A couple days ago, Electroshadow brought you a first look at Walt Disney Pictures’ live-action remake of “Cinderella”. The studio is also doing another fairy tale-based feature film with Anna Kendrick playing Cinderella. Only this one is a musical. And has Chris Pine as Prince Charming. Yes, Captain Kirk will be singing. “Into The Woods”Continue Reading

First Look & Story Details: Live-Action Cinderella Remake

Walt Disney Pictures has officially begun production on the new live-action version of “Cinderella”. Shooting is underway at Pinewood Studios in London, with “Downton Abbey” star Lily James in the title role, and Kenneth Branagh (“Thor”) in the director’s chair. We’ve got a first-ever look at James as the classic fairy tale character. Interesting toContinue Reading

Ryan Gosling To Write & Direct How To Catch A Monster

Oscar-nominated actor Ryan Gosling (“Drive”) is one ambitious fella. He’s now moving into writing and directing films as well. He will be making his debut behind the camera with a project called “How To Catch A Monster”, as announced today to the press. He’s already secured a leading lady in Christina Hendricks (TV’s “Mad Men”).Continue Reading

Mini Review: Mirror, Mirror

Mirror, Mirror on the wall. Is this film the fairest of them all? Marie B answers that question in no uncertain terms…