Alan Cumming, Evan Rachel Wood and Sam Palladio voice the animated fairy tale musical Strange Magic, inspired by William Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’. Watch the movie trailer and featurette. The misadventures of Goblins, elves, fairies and imps are sparked by the battle over a powerful potion.
Release Date: January 23, 2015
Studio: Touchstone Pictures (Disney)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Musical, Adaptation
Director: Gary Rydstrom
Screenwriter: David Berenbaum, Irene Mecchi, Gary Rydstrom
Cast: Alan Cumming, Evan Rachel Wood, Sam Palladio, Kristin Chenoweth, Maya Rudolph, Alfred Molina, Peter Stormare, Elijah Kelley
Running Time: 1 hr. 39 min.
MPAA Rating: PG for some action and scary images.
Official Website: FB.com/StrangeMagicMovie
“Strange Magic” is a madcap fairy tale musical inspired by “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Popular songs from the past six decades help tell the tale of a colorful cast of goblins, elves, fairies and imps, and their hilarious misadventures sparked by the battle over a powerful potion. Lucasfilm Animation Singapore and Industrial Light & Magic, which created the CGI animation for 2011’s Academy Award-winning film “Rango,” bring to life the fanciful forest turned upside down with world-class animation and visual effects. Featuring a story by George Lucas.