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Angelina Jolie Says 'Maleficent' Will Be Very Different From What Everyone Expects!

Angelina Jolie Says 'Maleficent' Will Be Very Different From What Everyone Expects!

Angelina Jolie sits down to discuss her film Maleficent in this brand new featurette which shows off some footage from the upcoming movie!

“We’ve respected the classic, we’ve tried to bring you what we love about this story. We also hope to bring a world you have never seen before,” the 38-year-old actress said in the featurette. “It’s a very beautiful story, and I think it’s very different from what people are going to expect.”

“I always felt when I watched the animated movie that I wasn’t super scared of Maleficent…I was always sort of intrigued by her,” Elle Fanning said.

Also interviewed in the behind-the-scenes feature are Robert Stromberg, the director, and Linda Woolverton, the screenwriter. Watch below!


Angelina Jolie’s ‘Maleficent’ Featurette

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  • ML

    And it will be spectacular! Looking forward to catching this movie opening weekend.

  • Cheral

    Yay! Excited for the movie:) She’s beautiful.

  • nani

    Go, Angie! You are the best!

  • groundcontrol

    I am actually really excited about this film and fantasies are not my usual cup of tea.
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    I love her voice – it’s so soothing and compelling.

  • Ugh

    Why is the woman so friggin beautiful??????

  • groundcontrol

    Great featurette. Captures your attention. Disney is going all out.
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    Elle comes across as a real sweetheart. The world they have created seems designed to pull in every kid.

  • rita k.

    OMG I am so excited. This looks amazing. She looks gorgeous!

  • ha

    Expect a bomb

  • shocking

    Ang identifies with a witch.

  • ?

    expecting a nut filled tuurd

  • nani

    She is so beautiful and has an amazing voice.
    Do not expect a bomb. People are indeed very excited about it.

  • Sayer

    Here comes the trolls to turn this into a 100plus comment disaster.

  • Kell

    Angelina Jolie looks really beautiful in this clip, as she always does. Elle Fanning is adorable, just such a cutie pie. The movie looks great, gorgeous setting and costumes.

  • busted

    She looks so nice. This was shot a couple of years ago I believe.

    Maleficent is not a Witch.. she is a Fairy. Trolls should learn about the film before trying to shade it. Maleficent will be HUGE. Can’t wait for May and the promotion to begin.

  • jengor

    Why is she morphing into a brunette Robin Wright?

  • groundcontrol

    Disney knows how to make money from their movies. They have a history of having negotiated the best studio/theater revenue split from foreign theaters. The mouse roars.

  • thelookoflove1365

    Minimal make up, yet still beautiful-that’s Angie. Can’t wait for this movie.

  • lucy

    Angie looks so beautiful, after seeing how hot Brad still is, and now Angie looking so beautiful, the trolls heads are going to be exploding all over our screens. Trolls will be in pain, good times coming. lol

  • Perfect match

    @ha: No worries she already cashed her 20 million dollars paycheck.If it bombs the studio takes the loss.Angelina gives 0 F#cks

  • William Bradley&The Jolie

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  • winnie

    @jengor: you’re right. maybe is because they’re both skinny with great bone structure and similar cheekbones.

  • winnie
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  • African Girl

    Gosh! How can someone be so beautiful….without makeup!!
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    I can see why they used Viv to play Ella Fanning’s character as a child. There is a passing resemblance.

  • scary movie

    its gonna be scary
    the clip during the football game creeped me out and scared me
    i might have to wait for it to come out on dvd to see it so i can watch it on a smaller screen
    i look forward to seeing it but it might be too scary for me is all

  • lucy

    @scary movie: How old are you that a PG rated film would “scare” you……o..k…

  • lucy

    @African Girl: I’d love to see the pictures Brad took of Viv while she was on set. He said he and Angie were so nervous, more so than Viv, but Daddy was there to get the pictures of his little “princess”.

  • marisol

    oh! my god! she is so beautiful, Hermosa,no words can’t describe her, and For Malificent another great performance and amaizing movie, angelina jolie you are amaizing can’t wait

  • sweetness

    No doubt about it..she is really really beautiful..Even more so without make up.

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    stitchkingdom

    Walt Disney Studios has provided us with official character bios and ‘fun facts’ for its upcoming film Maleficent (May 30, 2014), which you can find below.

    CHARACTER DESCRIPTIONS

    MALEFICENT (Angelina Jolie)
    Maleficent benevolently protects her home — the forest kingdom over which she presides — and all the creatures that dwell there, but a harsh betrayal turns Maleficent’s pure heart stone cold. Driven by relentless revenge and a fierce passion to protect her land from invaders, the now vindictive and ruthless Maleficent places an irrevocable curse on the human king’s newborn baby, Aurora.

    STEFAN (Sharlto Copley)
    Stefan is a childhood friend of Maleficent’s who comes from the human kingdom outside of the forest Maleficent calls home. Over time Stefan becomes consumed with his ambition to be King and will stop at nothing to achieve his goal.

    DIAVAL (Sam Riley)
    Diaval is Maleficent’s loyal servant, who, on her command, can take on different forms to suit her purposes. He serves as Maleficent’s conscience and has strong beliefs, which he is not afraid to act upon.

    AURORA (Elle Fanning)
    Princess Aurora is a curious and thoughtful child who develops a bond with nature that rivals only Maleficent’s. But as she grows, Aurora is caught in the middle of the seething conflict between the forest kingdom she has grown to love and the human kingdom that holds her legacy.

    THE FLOWER PIXIES
    The three inept Flower Pixies are charged with caring for Aurora until her sixteenth birthday: KNOTGRASS (Imelda Staunton) is a tangled knot of bad humor, bossy and a superior to the other two Pixies; FLITTLE (Lesley Manville) is a blue Flower Pixie. She always has butterflies flying around her head; THISTLEWIT (Juno Temple), the youngest of the Pixies, is always giddy, playful and childlike.

    KING HENRY (Kenneth Cranham)
    Before the end of his reign, conniving King Henry is determined to add the forest kingdom that Maleficent protects to his conquests at any cost in order to reap the benefits of the treasures it contains.

    PRINCESS LEILA (Hannah New)
    King Henry’s daughter Princess Leila loyally performs her duty as princess by marrying Stefan and bearing his daughter, Aurora.

    PRINCE PHILLIP (Brenton Thwaites)
    Handsome Prince Phillip happens upon teenage Aurora as he is traveling to the castle to meet the king. He promises that they will soon meet again — it is love at first sight.

    FUN FACTS
    Maleficent has classic appeal that derives from the Sleeping Beauty fable, which evolved — under different titles — over approximately 400 years. The early written origins of the story can be traced from the French novel Perceforest (author unknown) written in 1527.
    In 1697, ‘The Beauty Asleep in the Woods’ was published by Charles Perrault in his book, The Tales of Mother Goose. He changed the villainess from a Queen to a wicked fairy and this version is the closest one to Disney’s interpretation. Perrault also introduced the element of a handsome Prince whose kiss could break the spell.
    The character Maleficent was a Disney creation first introduced in their 1959 animated feature Sleeping Beauty, which took 10 years to make and cost $6 million. It was the most expensive movie the studio had made to that point.
    Maleficent began production on June 11, 2012, at England’s famed Pinewood Studios where most of the filming took place. It took five months of shooting on six sound stages and thousands of yards of back lot and paddock area to complete principal photography.
    The production had a number of extraordinary physical sets. Production designers Gary Freeman and Dylan Cole and set decorator Lee Sandales worked with director Robert Stromberg to create interior and exterior backdrops worthy of epic filmmaking. There were approximately 40 built sets, from a 12-foot square room to the 5,000 square foot Great Hall.
    The castle was a physical realization, both interior and exterior, of the castle in the 1959 animated film. It is grand in scale with marble floors and 16th century materials and finishes and is furnished with antiquities. It took 14 weeks to build, employing some 250 construction workers and an art department of about 20 people.
    Seven-time Academy Award-winner Rick Baker heads the special effects makeup team, which was responsible for Angelina Jolie’s horns and cheeks prosthetics as well as all the other special character makeup.
    Baker and his team sculpted three different sets of horns around the look of the original animated Maleficent. The horns are made of urethane casting resin, which is lightweight and durable. In order to have all of Angelina Jolie’s prosthetics conform to the angles of her face, the team made a life cast of her head and formed rubber cheekbones and ears along those contours. For star Angelina Jolie, the entire application process for all the prosthetics took about four hours every morning.
    The challenges for costume designer Anna B. Sheppard were unprecedented in her distinguished career. In addition to alternating her designs between fairy and human worlds, there were numerous categories within those worlds that had to be created. Overall, she and her team created more than 2000 costumes by hand.
    Prop master David Balfour reproduced dozens of spinning wheels for a scene in the film in which the king bans all spinning wheels in the kingdom. The spinning wheel is the only consistent plot element in the fable of ‘Sleeping Beauty’ from the earliest versions to the most modern. Spinning needles or splinters of spun flax have been the cause of spell-induced sleep for every princess in the ‘Sleeping’ Beauty lineage.
    Sam Riley, who plays the shape-shifting Diaval, met with movement experts who helped him study the movements of ravens. Riley admits that those hours of training were some of the most embarrassing he had ever spent preparing for a film, especially running around a huge room flapping his arms and making cawing noises. With contact lenses to make his eyes black and feathers in his hair, even the human form of Diaval has an avian element.
    The thatched cottage that became Aurora’s childhood home was built on the back lot of Pinewood Studios in London. The cottage features a timber frame and an authentic thatched roof that was hand-done by traditional thatchers. There are only approximately 1,000 full-time thatchers at work in the UK but thatched roofs are becoming popular again because of the public’s renewed interest in preserving historic buildings and using more sustainable building materials.
    Angelina Jolie worked with milliners to design the headdresses she wears in the film to cover her horns. There are six different head coverings, including the python skin summer look and the christening look with its Napa leather covered horns and stingray skin accents.
    Performance capture was used for the three Pixies (Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple, Lesley Manville) when they were in their original 21″ tall size in order to capture all the talented actresses’ nuances. The visual effects team used 150 markers on each of their faces to track their facial expressions into computer-generated characters. These fun characters were slightly caricatured in their 21″ size, with larger heads, bigger eyes and their natural figures exaggerated so that they are not just a normal person shrunk down to 21″ tall.

    Maleficent explores the untold story of Disney’s most iconic villain from the classic Sleeping Beauty and the elements of her betrayal that ultimately turn her pure heart to stone. Driven by revenge and a fierce desire to protect the moors over which she presides, Maleficent cruelly places an irrevocable curse upon the human king’s newborn infant Aurora. As the child grows, Aurora is caught in the middle of the seething conflict between the forest kingdom she has grown to love and the human kingdom that holds her legacy. Maleficent realizes that Aurora may hold the key to peace in the land and is forced to take drastic actions that will change both worlds forever.

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  • Caryn

    This looks great! Hope the movie is as good as the trailers.

  • @lucy

    lol
    I know
    I’m terrible, aren’t i?
    but the commercial creeped me out/scared me
    eek

  • William Bradley&The Jolie

    An article about Pollaro that mentions his work with Brad. There is also a pic at the site. Will only paste the parts that reference Brad and Angelina
    The Wood Whisperer
    This story appears in the May 5, 2014 issue of Forbes.

    “Not to mention Brad Pitt (“truly one of my best friends”), with whom he now collaborates on a line of furniture–Pitt-Pollaro (pitt-pollaro.com)–which features high-concept tables and beds and the rather sensational two-person “Toi et Moi” bathtub.”

    “Well, yes. Visiting Pollaro’s studio in a drab Union, N.J. office park, you step from his office into the veneer room, where a million square feet of wood veneer logs are stacked–including, he says, the world’s largest collection of Macassar ebony. (This spring a chair in one corner, upholstered in python skin and trimmed in 24-karat-gold gilt, awaited shipment to Angelina Jolie.) Out back are some 150 massive ?pieces of exotic slab wood. All told, he reckons, his wood inventory, which he values at $2 million, is unrivaled.”

    The business with Pitt also occupies a lot of his time. The two have become close since Pollaro delivered a desk–a birthday present for Jolie–to the family chateau in the South of France six years ago and spotted a notebook of Pitt’s furniture sketches on a table. Those sketches became the basis of the Pitt-Pollaro furniture collaboration.

    One early fruit of their labors is a jaw-dropping Long Run Table parked in Pollaro’s workshop. On top is an 18-foot-long, 5-foot-wide single slab of African Bubinga, so vividly figured it is almost kinetic–like an aerial photograph of a river delta in a flood. Underneath is Pitt’s surprise, a maze-like wooden base, all right angles and tavern-puzzle turns that form, somehow, a single line. “Frank is someone who is more obsessive than me about details,” claims Pitt, which is saying something: Pitt designed 30 prototypes before he was satisfied, a process that put Pollaro through some agita. “One of the things he does is make me crazy,” says Pollaro. “That table weighs 3,000 pounds and has no vertical support–there is no member that bears weight straight down from the tabletop to the floor. That is a serious physics issue. I sometimes send Brad e-mails, and I’m just cursing him: ‘Why? Why do you have to torture me?’ ”

    A two-beat pause; the beginning of a wry smile. “
    He loves that,” Pollaro says.

    http://www.forbes.com/sites/richardnalley/2014/04/17/the-wood-whisperer/

  • Jaye

    William Bradley&The Jolie @ 04/17/2014 at #34
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    Nice article
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    “I sometimes send Brad e-mails, and I’m just cursing him: ‘Why? Why do you have to torture me?’ ”

    A two-beat pause; the beginning of a wry smile. “
    He loves that,” Pollaro says
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    That’s hilarious. I can just hear him saying that. This is what creative people do, they find a way to make it happen.

  • Jaye

    perfect @ 04/17/2014 at 4:56 pm #31
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    Thanks for this interesting article. i admit to a lack of knowledge about Maleficent, but I’ve not particularly been a Disney animation fan. I know, I know, boo on me! lol. Hate, hate, hate, Beauty and the Beast except for the part where he turns back into a man. The singing drove me crazy. I guess that’s the fallout of not liking musicals in general. All that singing gave me a headache. lol

  • busted

    @Jaye:

    Beauty and the Beast is one of my favorites. The songs were very beautiful and romantic..

  • awwwww

    @William Bradley&The Jolie:
    I find it is so cute Brad is obsessive about details.

  • William Bradley&The Jolie

    I can’t wait to see the next set of furniture designs.

  • Name it

    she looks scarier as time passes by. more plastic surgery. less human looking everyday. her addiction keeps growing. her face gets worse.

  • James

    her chin looks weird.

  • Ad

    From the trailer you can see that she imitated the cartoon. she’s not original enough to find a way to play that character.

  • William Bradley&The Jolie

    Nosy me wishes there would be a pic at the site of The Jolie’s chair. It sounds so lush. I wouldn’t be surprised if Brad designed it. They both seem to like designing pieces for each other, which only makes the gifts that more precious and unique.

  • Divi

    why did she get new cheekbones? looks gross, like they are going to pop out of her skin.

  • 9
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  • Jaye

    busted @ 04/17/2014 at 5:36 pm #37
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    :-). I still like you. lol

  • William Bradley&The Jolie

    By the way, does anyone know, on average, how many films people have directed before being admitted into the DGA? I ask, because if I understand the rules correctly, Angelina would be eligible to be invited into that group once she finishes this second film. She just has to be sponsored, I believe, and there are plenty of people who could do that. I admit I would just love to see the following:

    William Bradley Pitt: PGA, SGA
    Angelina Jolie: DGA, SGA

  • Flying

    @9: She was. the cutest, most adorable face she had. loved that movie. she had an edge.

  • busted

    @Jaye: @ 04/17/2014 at 6:01 pm

    lol

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