By Mike Ellis
Disney’s Cinderella opened yesterday, March 13th, to rave reviews from Disney fans and non-fans alike. My family is planning on going to see it today, and the burning question in my mind and in the mind of my wife and daughter is this: “Will the live-action version of Cinderella compare with the Classic movie from 1950?”
I don’t know if the question is a fair one. After all, one is an animated movie, and one is not; one was produced in a different era, a different time, and for many children and adults alike, that original 1950 version is timeless, and can’t be replaced at all, regardless of who is in the new version. However, right here, right now, all the buzz is about the live-action version of Cinderella, and not so much about the animated classic.
I don’t know which version I will like better, and I won’t know until we finish watching the movie. However, I do have to say that I have loved the trailers so far. Here are the two that I’ve seen in case you haven’t. Have a look, and then let me know if you will be going …read more