Into the Woods (2015) is an American musical fantasy film based on a lot of Disney characters in a single movie. The movie is directed by Rob Marshall and stars Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, James Corden, Anna Kendrick, Chris Pine, Johnny Depp and many others.
The movie is based on the musical Broadway of the same name. The movie is based on the Grimm Brother's fairy tales of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood and Jack & the Beanstalk. The movie is based on the life of a baker who is childless due to a curse placed on his father by a vengeful witch played by Meryl Streep. The witch asks the couple for some things to bring her so that she can lift her curse which makes the context of the movie. As baker starts his journey into the jungle various characters meet and their lives are interwined in this movie.
The baker is played by James Corden and wife is played by Emily Blunt. It was nice to see Emily in fantasy musical drama after seeing her in Edge of Tomorrow movie. Meryl Streep looks great in her role as a witch.
Go for it to watch the movie as to how various stories can be interlinked to make an amazing and entertaining story. If you love musicals then this movie will be a perfect Disney getaway for kids and adults alike. Johnny Depp has played a small role in this movie and it is so great to see him after a long while.
Movie is releasing in Ster Kinekor on 2nd Jan 2015. Book your tickets now. More info on twitter and facebook.