Today, our reader’s going to reconnect with one of the most highly satisfying fantasy role-playing movies starring Angelina Jolie. Yes! We are talking about none other than “Maleficent 3”, the possibly forthcoming part of Maleficent film series.
To begin with, the major Maleficent film series is based on the “Maleficent” character who first appeared in the film “Sleeping Beauty” in 1959. From then onwards, the fans of Walt Disney have found the perfect face of Maleficent in the world-class actress Angelina Jolie. Maleficent 1 was released in 2014. Furthermore, Disney has brought Maleficent 2 recently on 16 October 2019.
Although, the movie has attained several negative reviews on its “rape-metaphor” which leads to controversy. Walt Disney bringing back Maleficent 3 on the screen is very questionable. However, since the movie’s 2nd part was not a satisfying finale, there are 100% chances that Maleficent will make a comeback on the silver screen.
Now that, After two outstanding movies of Maleficent film series, the fans are now eager to know, when will Maleficent 3 come out? Today, our readers will find out some very juicy details about the Maleficent film series including 3rd part’s possible release date and plot. Stay away from SPOILERS if you are a big fan!
What is the Maleficent 3 release date?
For the most part, Walt Disney releases movies based on their parting patterns. According to the history of the release of Maleficent 1 and Maleficent 2, there is a 5-year gap clearly. Hence, even if Disney is planning to drop Maleficent 3 starring Angeline Jolie once again, it would not be any before 2023.
Up until now, Walt Disney has not dropped any hints. However, here’s a fun fact for you! In 2014, after the release of Maleficent 1, the box-office collection recorded at over 700 million dollars. Not only this but in 2019, after setting a very small budget for Maleficent 2: Mistress of Evil. Luckily, its box-office collection led to approx 500 million dollars. Therefore, seeking the increase in the interest of the audience, Disney will play its cards right and therefore, will definitely drop Maleficent 3 soon.
What is Maleficent 3 expected plot?
As mentioned before, Maleficent lives her perfect young life in the forest kingdom. However, as the movie moves forward, the audience witnessed Maleficent’s transformation into a fierce evil who can do anything to protect her kingdom against the invading army. To begin with, Maleficent’s transforms into evil only because the king betrays her. Later, she curses his newborn daughter named Aurora.
Although after the curse, she must have attained inner peace. However, Maleficent is still fighting for serving peace to her kingdom. In Maleficent 2: Mistress of Evil, fierce Maleficent finds out that Aurora is the only way to cater to peace in her kingdom.
At the end of Maleficent 2, Maleficent was shot which further dissolved her into ashes. But, when Aurora cries and her tears fall on to the ashes, Maleficent revives. However, Queen Ingrith once again attacks Maleficent and turns her into a creature. Leaving its audience out of sorts.
According to Elle Fanning’s interview, Angelina and Elle have proposed the plot. They said “Angelina and I have come up with an entire third film. It is not necessarily Disney approved. It was like, ‘Right, Aurora is going to go and be with the dark fae. She’s got [Prince Philip] on the side.”
Therefore, we can expect an adventurous ending to Maleficent’s story in the 3rd installment.
The Maleficent Controversy/Rape Allegation…
To begin with, Rape Allegatories and controversies drop the ratings of movies at large. In 2014, many critics described their review of the movie.
For the readers who have watched the movie’s 1st part must recognize a part where Stefan drugs Maleficent and removes her wings from her unconscious body. Not only this but several critics also mentioned that the scene parades female mutilation. It means cutting a body part or intentionally injuring a woman.
Well! In the animation/Disney/cartoon world, it is a possible metaphor for Rape. without a doubt, it is a heinous act of crime. Therefore, Disney has taken its enough time (5 years) to produce and release the 2nd installment of the movie.
In conclusion, Walt Disney will soon come with Good news concerning the Maleficent 3 release. Till then, stay tuned and keep yourself entertained!