Into the Woods [PG] - Adventure, Fantasy, Musical
December 25, 2014 - Disney
Directed by Rob Marshall
Up-graded from B
par: “Disney-fication” of original Broadway musical source material (Stephen Sondheim, and James Lapine).
par: The cast including Meryl Streep (as the Witch), Emily Blunt (Baker’s Wife).
+1: Costumes (Colleen Atwood).
par: “Happy endings” that aren’t so happy and aren’t quite endings.
par: Two princes in musical competition over whose grief is worse, a.k.a. the number “Agony.”