Maleficent

Maleficent

"Don't believe the fairy tale."
  • PG
  • 2014
  • 7.0  (343,641)
  • 56

Maleficent, directed by Robert Stromberg, tells the classic Sleeping Beauty story from the perspective of the fallen good fairy Maleficent. This film, created by Disney Studios, gives audiences an inside look into what turned Maleficent evil, and the reasons behind the curse that she placed on princess Aurora. Angelina Jolie plays the sweet, kind hearted Maleficent, who leads a joyful life dwelling among her friends in a peaceful forest kingdom. Tragedy strikes when she is forced to rise up and defend her home against an invading army, and betrayed by one of the very people she's trying to protect. Audiences learn that the kingdom that invaded Maleficent's home was none other than Aurora's grandfather, and Maleficent will stop at nothing to have her revenge. Maleficent ultimately comes to realize that princess Aurora may actually be the key to uniting the warring kingdoms, and bringing about the peace that she so desperately wanted all along.

Maleficent
Fairy Godmother
Fairy Godmother

Clip - 1 min 4 sec

Elle Fanning On Getting Involved In The Film
Elle Fanning On Getting Involved In The Film

Behind the Scenes - 36 sec

Awkward Situation
Awkward Situation

Clip - 1 min 9 sec

Lesley Manville On The Pixies
Lesley Manville On The Pixies

Behind the Scenes - 34 sec

Maleficent (Trailer 1)
Maleficent (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 1 min 26 sec

The Curse Has Been Broken
The Curse Has Been Broken

Clip - 27 sec

Description
Maleficent, directed by Robert Stromberg, tells the classic Sleeping Beauty story from the perspective of the fallen good fairy Maleficent. This film, created by Disney Studios, gives audiences an inside look into what turned Maleficent evil, and the reasons behind the curse that she placed on princess Aurora. Angelina Jolie plays the sweet, kind hearted Maleficent, who leads a joyful life dwelling among her friends in a peaceful forest kingdom. Tragedy strikes when she is forced to rise up and defend her home against an invading army, and betrayed by one of the very people she's trying to protect. Audiences learn that the kingdom that invaded Maleficent's home was none other than Aurora's grandfather, and Maleficent will stop at nothing to have her revenge. Maleficent ultimately comes to realize that princess Aurora may actually be the key to uniting the warring kingdoms, and bringing about the peace that she so desperately wanted all along.

Maleficent is a 2014 fantasy movie. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0 and a MetaScore of 56.

Maleficent is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Maleficent for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2014
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (343,641)
  • Metascore
    56