On Being “Nice” In Maleficent 2

On Feminism And Bothsidesism

Maleficent (2014) began in earnest the current wave of Disney, live-action reboots that have plagued the Silver Screen. Maleficent was a reimagining of the 1959 film Sleeping Beauty, which itself was a retelling of French author Charles Perrault’s La Belle au bois dormant. This newest story recasts the original villain Maleficent (played by Angelina Jolie) as a…