Live action versions of Disney classics.

With live-action versions of Cinderella, Maleficent, Alice in Wonderland, The Lion King, etc., it seems that every animated Disney film is likely to be re-imagined. Discuss why filmmakers are drawn to recreate these classics and the consequences. Have the most recent Disney animations, such as Moana, been influenced by the sudden live-action interest?

  • Don't forget to talk about Beauty and the Beast! – albee 6 years ago
  • Also The Jungle Book and how this particular reimagining may be superior to the original film. – DallasLash17 6 years ago
  • Maybe one of the reasons is that they needed more original ideas and they thought the concept was good enough to keep the economy going. – RadosianStar 6 years ago

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