Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

Joachim Rønning
Running Time
119 mins

Horny old Angelina Jolie returns in Disney’s inevitable sequel to its adult reworking of Sleeping Beauty, which became the fourth biggest worldwide box office hit of 2014.

In the tradition of such sequels, the imperative seems to be to do what the first film did – only bigger. So this time we get an additional evil queen in the form of Michelle Pfeiffer‘s Queen Ingrith. The story kicks off when Princess Aurora (Elle Fanning) gets hitched to Prince Phillip (not that one), causing Maleficent to get real mad all over again…

By robin askew, Tuesday, Oct 15 2019

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