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Rating:PG (for sequences of fantasy action and violence, including frightening images)
Release Date:May 30, 2014
Running time:97 minutes
Cast:Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Juno Temple, Lesley Manville, Sam Riley
Director:Robert Stromberg
Producer:Joe Roth
Writer:Linda Woolverton
Distributor:Walt Disney Pictures

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Description: The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic "Sleeping Beauty." A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman with stunning black wings, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading army of humans threatens the harmony of the land. Maleficent rises to be the land's fiercest protector, but she ultimately suffers a ruthless betrayal - an act that begins to turn her pure heart to stone. Bent on revenge, Maleficent faces an epic battle with the king of the humans and, as a result, places a curse upon his newborn infant Aurora. As the child grows, Maleficent realizes that Aurora holds the key to peace in the kingdom - and to Maleficent's true happiness as well.

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