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Disney Developing Live Action PRINCE CHARMING Film

Another day, another Disney live action adaptation in the works.  That statement is not said with a roll of the eyes because Disney does have the most extensive family friendly line-up of animated features under their belt, it is just amusing that they waited this long to begin developing live action versions of their classic stories and now the floodgates are open.  We already have re-tellings of Alice in Wonderland, Maleficent (with a sequel in the pipeline) and Cinderella with confirmations of Jungle Book, Beauty and the Beast, Dumbo, Mulan, Winnie the Pooh, Night on Bald Mountain and Pete’s Dragon in the works.  The next title to join the list appears to be a film about Prince Charming. Continue reading Disney Developing Live Action PRINCE CHARMING Film

Disney Announced Maleficent Sequel in the Works

There was a stretch a month or so back where it appeared as though every week there was a new breaking story of yet another Disney animated classic film being greenlit to be adapted into a live action feature.  There’s currently Jungle Book, Mulan, Beauty and the Beast, Winnie the Pooh, Night on Bald Mountain and Dumbo in development (and likely others that have slipped my mind at the moment).  That’s due to the success Disney has had with the most recent adaptations.  Similar to any other movie studio, for Disney success leads to potential sequels.  Alice Through the Looking Glass is already set to come out May 27 of next year and now Disney has announced they will begin production on a sequel to Maleficent. Continue reading Disney Announced Maleficent Sequel in the Works