Category Archives: Movies

Taking In the Exhibit Halls at San Diego Comic Con 2014

Going to San Diego Comic Con is mostly about covering all the events, panels and press rooms pertinent to The Fairy Tale Site. But sometimes we’ve got some time for ourselves and that’s when we take a look around the exhibit halls, just to see what everyone is doing. And to have some fun! And to spend some money. 😀 ... Read More »

INTO THE WOODS: First Trailer Released

Disney released the first of what will probably be many trailers for Into the Woods. The trailer follows the first released images from the movie. Have a look at the trailer here. Only I wish it were longer and that December weren’t so far away. What are your thoughts on the trailer? Too long? Too short? Not enough of someone ... Read More »

INTO THE WOODS: Disney’s “Family Friendly” Edits

Fans of the play Into the Woods have been excited about Disney’s upcoming star-studded big screen adaptation, but also wary about how the not-exactly-PG story would transition. Original writer Stephen Sondheim confirmed that fans were right to expect “the Disney treatment”. In a recent workshop with middle- and high-school drama teachers, reported on by The New Yorker, Sondheim discussed the challenges of children working ... Read More »

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: “Cold Case” Synopsis & Photos

Cat’s sister comes for a visit on this week’s episode of Beauty and the Beast. NICOLE GALE ANDERSON GUEST STARS —  Cat’s (Kristin Kreuk) sister Heather (guest star Nicole Gale Anderson) drops by for a surprise visit at the worst possible time, just as Gabe (Sendhil Ramamurthy) suspends Cat and Tess (Nina Lisandrello) from the squad in an effort to ... Read More »

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: “Cat and Mouse” Synopsis and Photos

Tonight on Beauty and the Beast, the hunt is on for Vincent as Cat tries to hide him from his hunters. THE SEARCH IS ON FOR VINCENT —  When Vincent (Jay Ryan) becomes the subject of a city-wide manhunt,  he and Cat (Kristin Kreuk) try to stay below the radar.  They find a surprising ally when the FBI approaches them ... Read More »

Disney Announces Live Action ‘Beauty & the Beast’ Movie

Hot on the heels of Maleficent‘s huge opening last weekend ($70 million and counting), Disney announced their next live action fairy tale: Beauty and the Beast. Variety reports that Bill Condon (Dreamgirls) will direct from a script by Evan Spiliotopoulos. The cast is still being assembled. Disney’s live action version of Cinderella is already in production with Lily James and Cate Blanchett, ... Read More »

Walt Disney Pictures Releases Teaser Trailer for CINDERELLA

Walt Disney Pictures has just released a teaser trailer for the live-action, Kenneth Branagh film, Cinderella. The film is not due in theaters until March 2015 so this trailer really doesn’t show anything at all, unless like me you love sparkly things, like diamonds. Or glass slippers!   Official synopsis Release Date: March 13, 2015 The story of “Cinderella” follows the ... Read More »

LEGENDS OF OZ: Lea Michele is Dorothy in New Animated Tale

Lea Michele leads an all-star cast in Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return, a new 3D-animated musical based on the adventure books by Roger Stanton Baum, the great-grandson of L. Frank Baum. A continuation of one of the world’s most popular and beloved fairy tales, Legends of Oz finds Dorothy (Lea Michele) waking to post-tornado Kansas, only to be whisked back to Oz ... Read More »

Full Hi-Res Photo Gallery from Disney’s MALEFICENT

Walt Disney Pictures has released a wonderful collection of hi-res photos from their upcoming film, Maleficent, which opens May 30th in theaters. You can already see that this movie will be visually gorgeous! Angelina Jolie leads a cast that will ensure a box office hit to kick off the summer. These photos offer up a look at the three fairies played ... Read More »

Is FROZEN’s Anna Coming to ONCE UPON A TIME?

E! Online scooped a potential crossover that’s so awesome, I can hardly contain myself! Once Upon a Time executive producers Adam Horowitz and Eddie Kitsis have expressed interest in having Frozen‘s princesses appear on their show, and Kristen Bell, who voiced Anna in the movie, is totally on board with that idea. Now what about Idina Menzel? The big-screen’s Elsa also ... Read More »