This Christmas just got better since I found out Into The Woods is opening Christmas day! This hardcore Disney movie fan will definitely be there, after the presents and turkey dinner of course. It looks amazing and with actors like Johnny Depp, Anna Kendrick and Meryl Streep; you bet it will be a huge hit. Check out the teaser trailer above!
I have been a fan of Anna Kendrick since before she became a hit in Pitch Perfect, if you are a Twilight fan then you will know why! She is playing the character Cinderella in this film. I can not wait to see this, let the Christmas countdown begin!
Disney Studios: Into the Woods” is a modern twist on several of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters’ wishes and quests. This humorous and heartfelt musical follows the classic tales of Cinderella (Anna Kendrick), Little Red Riding Hood (Lilla Crawford), Jack and the Beanstalk (Daniel Huttlestone), and Rapunzel (MacKenzie Mauzy)—all tied together by an original story involving a baker and his wife (James Corden & Emily Blunt), their wish to begin a family and their interaction with the witch (Meryl Streep) who has put a curse on them.
Rob Marshall, the acclaimed filmmaker behind the Academy Award®-winning musical “Chicago” and Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides,” directs the film, which is based on the Tony®-winning original musical by James Lapine, who also penned the screenplay, and legendary composer Stephen Sondheim, who provides the music and lyrics. Produced by Marshall, John DeLuca, “Wicked” producer Marc Platt and Callum McDougall, “Into the Woods” will be released in theaters Dec. 25, 2014