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I Think I’m Psychic… Or Here’s The New Trailer For Disney’s Maleficent #Maleficent

Ok – you might think I’m completely bonkers after reading this story but I SWEAR IT IS TRUE.  Growing up, I was obsessed with Sleeping Beauty. For a very, very long time I was CERTAIN that my first child was going to be named Aurora (ask my mother – she can confirm). The Disney love story really resonated with me – it had JUST the right amount of scare and romance.

And that evil villain was magnificent.

I was entranced with Maleficent. Entranced. Her name was so CRAZY. I used to just walk around saying it. Maleficent. Maleficent. Maleficent. (That happened again many years later with Mufasa (ooh say it again) when I was in High School but that’s another post all on it’s own).

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Fast forward 25 years and there I was walking in Epcot last weekend with my family and I saw a woman walking around with Maleficent  ears and I just about HIT THE FLOOR.

There. She. Was. My favorite Disney Villain… getting the props she so rightfully deserved. I smiled quietly as the woman walked passed me and virtually gave her a high five because I knew that she and I shared the same love for a wicked little witch. Then I thought about how cool it would be if Disney came out with a movie focusing on her side of the story. And then I saw the Starbucks and … well, you know.

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TODAY I get an email from Disney showcasing ALL THIS INFO ABOUT A NEW MMMMMMOOOOOOVVVVVVIIIIIEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE surrounding Miss Maleficent. SHUT THE FRONT DOOR.  She is getting her own film! I can’t  stand this! FINALLY! Vengeance will be hers! Well maybe not! But HOLLA!

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And as if this wasn’t enough great news on its own… Angelina Jolie is the LEAD. I mean… come. on.

Here’s the trailer. I can’t.
Releasing in the US May 30th!!

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Vera Sweeney, mom, blogger, social media influencer and New York resident, is the founder of LadyAndTheBlog.com. She is considered one of the top female digital influencers in today’s social media space. Her lifestyle and parenting brand helps busy women stay on top of the latest trends in fashion, food, family and travel.

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  1. OMG!! Reading this post was like reading something I wrote! She’s my favorite villain, I toyed with the name Aurora….and (my own interpretation here) I am obsessed with “Wicked”, aka misunderstood witch telling her side of te story. So funny! Can’t wait to see this movie!

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