2021’s Cinderella takes the tale of an orphaned heiress and makes it a modern musical that considers the reality of a “happy ever after”.
As far as Disney heroines go, Mulan is one of a kind. Her story of not waiting to fit in and to serve with her gifts is timeless and inspiring.
Returning to cinemas 25 years after the original, a re-imagined Lion King was always going to be a risky undertaking for director Jon Favreau.
Thankfully in the Aladdin remake it seems that matching up to Robin Williams isn’t what Will Smith tried to do. He brings that ‘Fresh Prince’ soul instead.