Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland was a billion-dollar hit for the Walt Disney Company and since its lucrative run in theaters, the studio has begun to move forward with additional live-action film adaptations of classic stories that it has previously adapted in traditional animated form (if Disney announces a live-action Home on the Range movie, then we’ll know its really getting desperate).
Case in point: next year, the Mouse House will unveil its re-imagining of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale (by way of Wicked), with Maleficent (watch the trailer), followed in 2015 by Kenneth Branagh’s Cinderella retelling, featuring Lily James (Downton Abbey) as the famous princess-in-the-rough. ...
- Sandy Schaefer
Similar News ItemsTim Burton (I)
- Pierce Brosnan shares his thoughts on a gay James Bond (From Flickeringmyth. 28 August 2015, 10:35 AM, PDT)
- Cate Blanchett will receive the BFI Fellowship at this year's London Film Festival (From Digital Spy - Movie News. 28 August 2015, 12:45 AM, PDT)
- The Weird Reason Pierce Brosnan Turned Down Tim Burton's Batman (From Cinema Blend. 27 August 2015, 2:04 PM, PDT)
"Downton Abbey" (2010)
- New trailer for ITV’s Jekyll & Hyde (From Flickeringmyth. 30 August 2015, 3:25 AM, PDT)
- "Downton Abbey" Final Season Trailer (From Dark Horizons. 29 August 2015, 6:11 PM, PDT)
- 'Downton Abbey': S6 Trailer! (From Access Hollywood. 29 August 2015, 3:57 PM, PDT)
Alice in Wonderland (2010/I)
- Anne Hathaway Will Fight Evil Aliens in 'The Shower' (From MovieWeb. 26 August 2015, 4:12 PM, PDT)
- Cinderella: Disney's fairytale is stuck in the dark ages (From The Guardian - Film News. 22 August 2015, 1:00 AM, PDT)
- Petition For New American McGee Alice Game Passes 15k (From Cinelinx. 20 August 2015, 1:15 PM, PDT)