Disney’s Cruella trailer draws a sizeable audience
Walt Disney Studios Cruella According to the deadline, the trailer recorded an exception of 71 million views in the first 24 hours, outperforming theatrical releases before Covid Malicious: Mistress of Evil (61.7 million) and Guy Ritchie’s Aladdin (60.8 M). However, the trade notes that Cruella Numbers are a far cry from remaking The Lion Kingwhich drew 224 million on its first day; and Mulanwho have snapped 175M views.
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With Oscar winner Emma Stone, Disney’s Cruella is a brand new live-action feature film about the rebellious beginnings of one of the most infamous – and notoriously fashionable – villains of cinema, the legendary Cruella de Vil. Set in London in the 1970s in the midst of the punk rock revolution, “Cruella” follows a young grifter named Estella, a smart and creative girl who is determined to make a name for herself with her designs. She befriends two young thieves who appreciate their appetite for mischief and together they can build a life for themselves on the streets of London. One day, Estella’s flair for fashion falls on the Baroness von Hellman, a fashion legend that is devastatingly chic and terribly high. But their relationship sets off a series of events and revelations that will cause Estella to embrace her evil side and become the rough, fashionable, and vengeful Cruella.
It will examine the malevolence that originated in Dodie Smith’s 1956 book “The Hundred and One Dalmatians”. The role was voiced by Betty Lou Gerson in Disney’s 1961 animated adaptation and played by Glenn Close in the 1996 live-action recording (as well as in the sequel to the 2000 film). 102 Dalmatians).
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The film will feature Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson (Howard’s End) and Emma Stone (La La Land), which is supposed to portray the antagonist obsessed with fur. Stone and Thompson include British actor Joel Fry (Game of Thrones, yesterday) as Jasper and Paul Walter Hauser (I, Tonya) as Horace (the limping henchmen from the original 101 Dalmatians) together with Kirby Howell-Baptiste (Kill Eve) and Emily Beecham (To the wastelands).
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The film is directed by I, Tonya Filmmaker Craig Gillespie based on a script by Dana Fox and Tony McNamara, a story by Aline Brosh McKenna and Kelly Marcel & Steve Zissis. It was written by Andrew Gunn (Crazy Friday), Marc Platt (Mary Poppins returns) and Kristin Burr (C.Christopher Robin), with Emma Stone, Michelle Wright, Jared LeBoff, and Glenn Close as executive producers. Two-time Oscar winner Jenny Beavan (Mad Max: Anger Street) creates the dazzling and imaginative costumes that take on a life of their own.
Disneys Cruella is currently still scheduled for a theatrical release on May 28, 2021.