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If you've seen MALEFICENT, what did you think? 

35 deviants said It was amazing!
28 deviants said It was okay.
13 deviants said Meh
6 deviants said I disliked it.
6 deviants said Sorry, I haven't seen it.
4 deviants said I HATED it!

Devious Comments

renaissancegirl14 Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2014
If the storyline had been more developed and cohesive, I would have appreciated it more.  I felt like I was being force fed the story without it sinking in.  I miss old-school Disney, where at least the dialogue had whit and intelligence in it...instead you have "I hate you, beastie" and "what have you done to my beautiful self".  Maybe the script was slaughtered in the editing room, I don't know.  Linda Woolverton has seen better days.  In spite of a few corny lines here and there, at least "Beauty and the Beast" was charming and not as self-conscious.  
Now, they had a great concept: a telling of Maleficent's background to make her character more sympathetic.  But why so saccharine?  They completely changed her character.
Now, the positive.  I thought the scenery was breathtaking and the acting, especially on the part of Jolie, was convincing.  I really wish they'd just spent more time developing the story.  I think that they should have done what David Yates and Steve Kloves did with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallow and made two movies...that way, they wouldn't have sacrificed the story to make it fit into a 90 minute time frame.  
MoonRidder Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2014
Saw the movie and honestly I think Angelina carried the movie.... its definitely no 'Wicked' in terms of turning the villain into a misunderstood hero but it was an interesting concept
tmwillson3 Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I enjoyed it overall. It was another great twist on true love and though it focused a lot on Jolie, she was still good. Her dynamic with Aurora and the crow was enjoyable to watch.
peanutbutterangel Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
What if you haven't, but want to see the results of the poll?
suburbanbeatnik Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Whoops, sorry. Gave you guys a "haven't seen" option!
peanutbutterangel Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
MoonyMina Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
same question here!

couldn't you put the option:see the results?? :)
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