If you were watching the Grammy Awards tonight, then you might have caught the preview of the newest trailer for Disney’s Maleficent, the live-action backstory of their animated classic, Sleeping Beauty.
Check out the full 90-second trailer, titled “Dream,” here below.
In the trailer, you can hear “Once Upon A Dream” sung by Lana Del Rey for the film’s soundtrack. Maleficent, opens in theaters on May 30, 2014, features Angelina Jolie as the famed title villainess and also stars Sharlto Copley, Elle Fanning, Sam Riley, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple, and Lesley Manville.
From Disney comes “Maleficent”””the untold story of Disney’s most iconic villain from the 1959 classic “Sleeping Beauty.” A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading army threatens the harmony of the land. Maleficent rises to be the land’s fiercest protector, but she ultimately suffers a ruthless betrayal””an act that begins to turn her pure heart to stone. Bent on revenge, Maleficent faces an epic battle with the invading king’s successor and, as a result, places a curse upon his newborn infant Aurora. As the child grows, Maleficent realizes that Aurora holds the key to peace in the kingdom””and perhaps to Maleficent’s true happiness as well.
Tease of the Trailer:
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