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Maleficent (28-May-2014)

Director: Robert Stromberg

Writer: Linda Woolverton

From novel: La Belle au bois dormant by Charles Perrault

Keywords: Fantasy

Disney fantasy film reimagines the tale of Sleeping Beauty from the perspective of its antagonist.

ABSTRACT
Maleficent, a beautiful woman with a heart and moral compass as inviolable as her appearance, suffers a transformation into a vindictive villain after an act of betrayal during her early life turns her heart to stone. A revenge-seeking Maleficent places a curse on Aurora, the infant daughter of the king responsible for disrupting the peace of her homeland's successor, only to find herself working to undo her grave misdeed as the child matures and displays promise for restoring goodness to her world.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Kenneth Cranham
Actor
12-Dec-1944   Shine on Harvey Moon
Elle Fanning
Actor
9-Apr-1998   Actress/sister of Dakota
Angelina Jolie
Actor
4-Jun-1975   Tomb Raider
Janet McTeer
Actor
8-May-1961   Tumbleweeds
Sam Riley
Actor
8-Jan-1980   Control
Imelda Staunton
Actor
9-Jan-1956   Vera Drake
Juno Temple
Actor
21-Jul-1989   St. Trinian's

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