March 19, 2015

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh; Starring: Lily James, Cate Blanchett, Richard Madden; Genre: Drama | Family | Fantasy; Age: +12; Time: 105min

The story of “Cinderella” follows the fortunes of young Ella whose merchant father remarries following the tragic death of her mother. But when Ella’s father suddenly passes away, she finds herself at the mercy of a jealous and cruel new family. Although relegated to nothing more than a servant girl Ella is determined to honor her mother’s dying words and to “have courage and be kind.” When she meets a dashing stranger in the woods, unaware that he is really a prince, Ella finally feels she has met a kindred soul.