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Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019)

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Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies and dark new forces at play.

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Joachim Rønning
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Angelina Jolie ... Maleficent
Elle Fanning ... Aurora
Harris Dickinson ... Prince Philip
Michelle Pfeiffer ... Queen Ingrith
Sam Riley ... Diaval
Chiwetel Ejiofor ... Conall
Ed Skrein ... Borra
Robert Lindsay ... King John
David Gyasi ... Percival
Jenn Murray ... Gerda
Juno Temple ... Thistlewit
Lesley Manville ... Flittle
Imelda Staunton ... Knotgrass
Judith Shekoni ... Shrike (Jungle)
Miyavi ... Udo (Tundra)
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Storyline

Five peaceful years have passed since the demise of the duplicitous monarch, King Stefan, in Maleficent (2014), and, now, an unforeseen but joyous event is about to unite the mortal Kingdom of Ulstead and the fairy-realm of the enchanted Moors. However, once more, odious treason stands in the way of true young love, as malicious envy, unbounded ambition and ignoble thoughts creep in the hearts of men. Now, two neighboring worlds find themselves divided by fear and prejudice, and, sadly, the impending union paves the way for an all-out confrontation. Suddenly, the magnificent winged sprite, Maleficent, and the lovely Princess Aurora are caught in the middle. Does love always end well? Written by Nick Riganas

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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Evil Never Looked So Good. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for intense sequences of fantasy action/violence and brief scary images. | See all certifications »

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Trivia

American Humane monitored the animal action. No animals were harmed®. (AHD 08790). See more »

Goofs

In the first movie, Maleficent curses Aurora, not the spinning wheel spindle, and the cursed ended with the true love's kiss. Therefore, it's impossible for the needle to be cursed in this movie. See more »

Quotes

King John: I hear Aurora has a castle of her own.
Princess Aurora: Yes, sir, I do.
Queen Ingrith: Yes, I'm curious. How did Aurora become Queen of the Moors?
Maleficent: I made her queen.
Prince Phillip: [to Queen Ingrith] Her castle is quite stunning. You must see it.
Queen Ingrith: Yes, but in fact, she has another castle. Does she not?
Prince Phillip: Mother...
Queen Ingrith: One in the Moors and one left behind by her father. King Stefan, was it not?
Princess Aurora: That castle was never my home. It was given to the people.
Queen Ingrith: So you're also a true princess even though Stefan died. Was killed? Remind me, did he die or was he killed?
[...]
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Crazy Credits

On the international trailers, against a daytime sky, we see Maleficent's castle in the 2011 Disney logo. The camera zooms in and later tilts 90° counter-clockwise. The US, Canadian and YouTube versions of the trailer still using the normal logo. Meanwhile on the actual film, As the 2011 Disney logo finishes, the camera moves in an upper right direction, panning away from the logo. See more »

Alternate Versions

The film's IMAX release presented the film open-matte, at an aspect ratio of 1.90:1, meaning there was more picture information visible in the top and bottom of the frame than in normal theaters and on home video. See more »


Soundtracks

Symphony #8 (Beginning of the Fourth Movement; G Major)
(uncredited)
Composed by Antonín Dvorák
Arranged by Geoff Zanelli
Conducted by Nick Glennie-Smith
[Played immediately prior to the announcement/invitation to the Moors of Aurora's and Philip's wedding]
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Everything is amazing except the script
24 October 2019 | by shaym_levySee all my reviews

The writing is not good enough. The visual is amazing and so is the acting, but the script is really bad.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$185,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$36,948,713, 20 October 2019

Gross USA:

$113,929,605

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$491,730,089
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2.39 : 1
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