Disney’s new trailer for Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is here. and returns os to the magical worlsd it takkes place in while it provides a generous amountof new information about the anticipated sequel’s narrative along with a tsunami of special effects.
Picking up years after the first film left off, this dark fairy tale continues to pose the questions surrounding the eponymous character’s vilainy, or lack thereof.
The synopsis of the film looks like this:
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.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is directed by Joachim Rønning and stars Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Michelle Pfeiffer, Ed Skrein, Jenn Murray, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Juno Temple and Brenton Thwaites. The film is set to be released on Oct. 18.