The fashion world of Cruella is not the fashion world of reality but the fashion world of the hive mind. And in that hive mind, fashion still appears to be the bad guy despite — or more likely because of — all the buzz.
Cruella is Disney's latest efforts to reintroduce old characters, and contemporise them for the new, younger generation of moviegoers. It's not a memorable one, that's for sure.
Emma Stone’s Cruella is the youngest — and most sympathetic — take on the character yet. Sure, she lies, steals, and hot-wires a luxury car, but she has a clear motive: revenge.
Shershah, Navrasa, Cruella, CODA: What's streaming on Amazon Prime, Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, Apple TV+ in August
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Cruella releases in theatres and Disney+ Hotstar on 28 May
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Cruella is set to have a theatrical release in May this year.
Cruella trailer: Emma Stone plays the 'brilliant, bad, a little bit mad' Disney villain in origin story
Cruella is set to have its theatrical release on 25 May this year.
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Emma Stone will take on the role of Disney villain Cruella de Vil in an upcoming standalone film.
Killing Eve to Cruella, a new wave of pop culture offerings could undo problematic depictions of female villainy
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Disney postpones release of Emma Stone's live-action film Cruella, Amy Adam's The Woman in the Window
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Emma Stone will play Cruella De Vil, the infamous villain in what is being touted as an origin story, set in the early 1980s with a punk vibe.
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