The years have been kind to Maleficent and Aurora. Their relationship, born of heartbreak, revenge and ultimately love, has flourished. Yet the hatred between man and the fairies still exists. Aurora’s impending marriage to Prince Phillip is cause for celebration in the kingdom of Ulstead and the neighboring Moors, as the wedding serves to unite the two worlds. When an unexpected encounter introduces a powerful new alliance, Maleficent and Aurora are pulled apart to opposing sides in a Great War, testing their loyalties and causing them to question whether they can truly be family.
Disney’s Maleficent: Mistress of Evil was directed by Joachim Rønning from a story by Linda Woolverton and a screenplay by Woolverton and Micah Fitzerman-Blue & Noah Harpster. Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Michelle Pfeiffer, Juno Temple, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sam Riley, Harris Dickinson, Ed Skrein, Imelda Staunton and Lesley Manville star.
The film opens in theaters on October 18th.