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In which Emily compares Disney’s 2015 live action remake starring Lily James and Cate Blanchett with another film version of the classic rags-to-riches fairy tale, “Ever After” (1998), starring Drew Barrymore.

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Watch “Elinor and Marianne Take Barton”, an updated online adaptation of Jane Austen’s “Sense and Sensibility”: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCr3icFeboXv0aFFohltFiSg

THE DETAILS:
“Cinderella” (2015)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Writer: Chris Weitz
Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures, Genre Films, Beagle Pug Films, Allison Shearmer Productions

Main cast: Lily James (Cinderella), Cate Blanchett (Lady Tremaine), Richard Madden (Prince Kit), Helena Bohnam Carter (Fairy Godmother), Nonso Anozie (Captain), Stellan Skarsgard (Grand Duke), Sophie McShera (Drisella), Holliday Grainger (Anastasia), Derek Jacobi (King), Ben Chaplin (Ella’s father), Hayley Atwell (Ella’s mother).


“Ever After: A Cinderella Story” (1998)
Director: Andy Tennant
Writers: Susanna Grant, Andy Tennant and Rick Parks
Production Companies: Twentieth Century Fox

Main cast: Drew Barrymore (Danielle), Anjelica Huston (Rodmilla), Dougray Scott (Prince Henry), Patrick Godfrey (Leonardo Da Vinci), Megan Dodds (Marguerite), Melanie Lynskey (Jacqueline), Timothy West (King Francis), Judy Parfitt (Queen Marie).


Watch my review of Testament of Youth (2014) and Suite Francaise (2015) here.

Read my review of Serena (2014) here.

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