I don’t generally do any broadcasts about films of the Disney nature but the evil queen from the classic “Sleeping Beauty” fairytale is getting her own origin film and a live action one as well and that is a special occasion. Ladies and gentlemen, “Maleficent” opens today in theaters near you. Check out the poster.
Truth be told the visage of Maleficent always frightened me as a child and that was the effect that the folks at Disney wanted. She was mean, she had nothing good in her plans and it showcased well in the classic animated feature “Sleeping Beauty” which came out way back in 1959. I’ve copied the film’s basic premise below and thank its Wikipedia entry for the details.
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