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The beautiful princess looking for love, the evil stepmother thwarting her every move, the handsome prince who comes to her rescue -- all are classic fairy tale characters that have come to life on the big screen, ever since the invention of movies.
"Snow White and the Huntsman" is just the latest cinematic re-telling of a classic fairy tale, following closely on the heels of the similarly Snow White-centric "Mirror Mirror." These types of films may be experiencing a renaissance, as there are many more movies based on fairy tales in the pipeline, with top talent attached. Here's a look at what's coming to a movie theater near you. Get More »
We know what you're thinking: Surely Disney has made more than 50 movies, right? And it's true, they have. But if there's one thing Disney knows even more than animation, it's how to protect their brand, which is why they've designated some of their features to be official classics and others -- like "The Jungle Book 2" or "Pete's Dragon" -- to be, you know, just something they do on the side for giggles and grins.
It's about time Peter Pan jumped (or flew, rather) onto the bandwagon of Hollywood's newfound interest in fairy tales.
The man who directed the eerie, animated shadow-puppet sequence in "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1" is abandoning the boy wizard for the boy who wouldn't grow up.
Variety reports that Ben Hibon will helm the upcoming fantasy action thriller "Pan," a dark take on J.M. Barrie's "Peter Pan" in which Captain Hook is a former police detective on the trail of childlike kidnapper Peter Pan.
Does this mean we'll be seeing the Lost Boys on milk cartons? Get More »