Director: Robert Stromberg
Writer: Linda Woolverton
Stars: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley, and Sam Riley
IMDb Logline: A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land.
- Angelina Jolie
- Special Effects
- Three Fairy God Mothers
- Turned one of Disney’s most evil villains into a sympathetic character
Review: Though a feast for the eyes with a great performance by Jolie as Maleficent, in the end the film is mostly forgettable. The idea of providing Maleficent a reason why she becomes evil is a good one, but giving her a “Disney” ending just feels wrong.
Grade = C