June 21, 2014 · 7:00 PM
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THE DAILY NEWS SAYS>Angelina Jolie is so wickedly enchanting in the magical, magnificent “Maleficent,” you may not notice how transporting this female-driven blockbuster really is.
In reimagining “Sleeping Beauty” — Disney’s great-looking but not-quite-beloved 1959 animated fairy tale — this new movie flips the script not only on the story’s heroes and villains, but on the kind of emotion to expect in a summer blockbuster.
A handsome prince? Yes, he’s here, along with a ferocious, fire-breathing dragon and seriously imposing castles. But the real magic is something truly unexpected.....4 STARS
After the movie we'll go nearby for a snack and a chat. Hope you'll join us.---Lee