|Release Date||:||10/17/2019 (DE)|
|Genre||:||Family, Fantasy, Adventure|
|Time||:||01 Hours 59 Minutes|
Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new forces at play.
written by SWITCH. on 15 October 2019
‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' is not only a surprising follow-up to the original film, but also among 2019's live-action Disney offerings is the only one that I actually sat through and enjoyed. It made me laugh, and the action is really engaging. Jolie and Pfeiffer are having so much fun that you can't help but join in. Yes, it's filled with flaws, but it's nice to leave a Disney film not wanting to cry in a ball and question if you really ever liked them. - Chris dos Santos Read Chris' full article... https://www.maketheswitch.com.au/article/review-maleficent-mistress-of-evil-disney-sti... read the rest.
written by Kamurai on 20 September 2020
Great watch, would watch again, and can recommend. This was a very impressive sequel to the original. I'm sure it had something to do with low expectations, 'What are they going to do to follow THAT....ohhhh'. It's probably the first time I've registered a large scale battle like this movie has since....I guess 'Infinity War', but 'Lord of the Rings' seems more apt as it is a fantasy movie as well. What's really odd is that this movie has too many story lines, but still manages to balance them acceptably. It also goes the extra mile to explore the angle of 'it doesn't matter how diff... read the rest.
written by r96sk on 12 November 2020
More sluggish than entertaining, for me anyway. I enjoyed the first film, but 'Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' is one I never really got into. The whole premise surrounding Angelina Jolie's character is uninteresting, not helped by a lack of serious rationale for why characters, other than Maleficent, are acting the way they are; namely Michelle Pfeiffer's Queen Ingrith. At best, it's lame motivation. Jolie remains the star, while Elle Fanning is solid enough. Pfeiffer isn't as enjoyable as she should be, mainly due to the aforementioned, but still produces a good display. Chiwetel... read the rest.