Cinderella (2015)

Cinderella (2015)

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Cinderella (2015)

Disney retells the fairy tale in live-action and under the direction of the great Kenneth Branagh (Thor). Wrath of the Titans' Lily James fills the crystal slippers, aided by her fairy godmother (Helena Bonham Carter) and thwarted by her step-mother (Cate Blanchett) as she's pursued by Prince Charming (Game of Thrones' Richard Madden).

2015Rating: G, Very mild themes105 minsUSA
Kids & FamilyFantasyRomanceBlockbuster
85%
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Reviews & comments

Variety

Variety

press

Though this Cinderella could never replace Disney's animated classic, it's no ugly stepsister either, but a deserving companion.

0
Time Out

Time Out

press

Very sweet and harmless...

3.0
0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

Branagh and Weitz stick lovingly to the legend throughout...

3.0
0
The Dissolve

The Dissolve

press

A heady sugar-rush in the moment, but empty and a little nauseating over the long haul.

0
Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

press

Kenneth Branagh's lavish live-action telling of the folktale made familiar to many by Disney's 1950 animated feature film is a faithful take that derives pleasure in updating expectations and absolutely never dashing them.

3.0
0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Underlines the virtues of kindness and courage in a heroine right out of the pages of a traditional storybook...

0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

A retrograde fantasy with the depth of a dressing-up box, but it’s spirited, genuinely funny and played to the hilt by an excellent cast.

3.0
0

Couldn't get enough

We loved this movie so much we went back to the cinemas five times, each time taking more friends & family who enjoyed it as much as we did!! Even the men went more than once. What a beautiful film!! Thank you Disney!! Please make more films like this one!

5.0
0

Well done live action version

Solid acting, great costumes as expected and funnier than expected :-)

4.0
0

From book to film, it took me by surprise as well. The audience is treated to an opening idylic scene in a quite rural setting. Ella as a baby with her mother and father, and as the years pass one can sense that her childhood was a happy one, including the period her mother's untimely death occurred. All that was to change when her father remarried and...

5.0
0

Top Cinderella Film Ever

I was wholly taken by surprise, when I realised that even though I am in my early 20s and have seen many iterations of the Cinderella story, that this film somehow come to define the fairytale for me. It was enchanting, and refreshing, after the trend of modernisation, re-invention, and parodies of fairy tales to have this one told straight - without...

4.0
0
Variety

Variety

press

Though this Cinderella could never replace Disney's animated classic, it's no ugly stepsister either, but a deserving companion.

0
Time Out

Time Out

press

Very sweet and harmless...

3.0
0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

Branagh and Weitz stick lovingly to the legend throughout...

3.0
0
The Dissolve

The Dissolve

press

A heady sugar-rush in the moment, but empty and a little nauseating over the long haul.

0
Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

press

Kenneth Branagh's lavish live-action telling of the folktale made familiar to many by Disney's 1950 animated feature film is a faithful take that derives pleasure in updating expectations and absolutely never dashing them.

3.0
0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Underlines the virtues of kindness and courage in a heroine right out of the pages of a traditional storybook...

0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

A retrograde fantasy with the depth of a dressing-up box, but it’s spirited, genuinely funny and played to the hilt by an excellent cast.

3.0
0

Couldn't get enough

We loved this movie so much we went back to the cinemas five times, each time taking more friends & family who enjoyed it as much as we did!! Even the men went more than once. What a beautiful film!! Thank you Disney!! Please make more films like this one!

5.0
0

Well done live action version

Solid acting, great costumes as expected and funnier than expected :-)

4.0
0

From book to film, it took me by surprise as well. The audience is treated to an opening idylic scene in a quite rural setting. Ella as a baby with her mother and father, and as the years pass one can sense that her childhood was a happy one, including the period her mother's untimely death occurred. All that was to change when her father remarried and...

5.0
0

Top Cinderella Film Ever

I was wholly taken by surprise, when I realised that even though I am in my early 20s and have seen many iterations of the Cinderella story, that this film somehow come to define the fairytale for me. It was enchanting, and refreshing, after the trend of modernisation, re-invention, and parodies of fairy tales to have this one told straight - without...

4.0
0