The primary trailer for Disney’s newest live-action reimagining, Cruella, dropped earlier in the present day, and it promised one thing just a little completely different from the studio’s normal remakes. Somewhat than a beat-for-beat reboot of an animated traditional, Cruella tells the story of how one of many Mouse Home’s biggest antagonists turned so evil. Seeing because it’s a villain origins story, then, it’s drawing loads of sudden comparisons to a sure Warner Bros. flick.
Following the debut of the trailer, “Disney’s Joker” began trending on Twitter as followers couldn’t assist however see the similarities between the Emma Stone automobile and Todd Phillips’ Joker, which explored how the DC dangerous man got here to be. Set within the vogue scene of 1970s London, Cruella follows Stone’s Estella De Vil as she begins out underneath fearsome vogue diva the Baroness (Emma Thompson). However her ambition and obsession with fur will show to be her undoing.
Whereas Joaquin Phoenix’s Arthur Fleck wasn’t identified for his curiosity in vogue (Cruella in all probability wouldn’t approve of a purple go well with), you possibly can see why of us are making the comparability, and listed below are only a few of the numerous tweets about Disney’s Joker going round in the present day.
That is principally Disney’s Joker https://t.co/nHW4RhSRoz
— Greysun Morales (@GreysunMorales) February 17, 2021
Lastly… Disney’s Joker pic.twitter.com/Fjg2Y2nUQa
— Munkhey (@MNetwork0) February 17, 2021
i see Disney’s Joker trending & all I can say is, if the film finally ends up being pretty much as good because the Joker movie, then good. Hope it does properly & cannot wait to see Emma’s efficiency as Cruella. https://t.co/CgLOh6SB9O
— JFS (@JoseFSa55876365) February 17, 2021
Cruella involves us from director Craig Gillespie, most identified for helming the Oscar-winning I, Tonya, and the followers are totally on board together with his imaginative and prescient.
I used to be positively not anticipating this to be Disney’s Joker, however truthfully, I am right here for it. I feel Emma Stone will personal the function of Cruella, and I favored a few of the visuals for this trailer. Craig Gillespie feels good for this story. https://t.co/mVvHN605P1
— Will Martinez 😷 (@willmovies) February 17, 2021
Anybody else getting Jared Leto in Zack Snyder’s Justice League vibes?
— Mucc (@TheLonelyMucc) February 17, 2021
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To be honest, although, calling it Disney’s Birds of Prey can be much more acceptable.
why are folks calling cruella “Disney’s joker”? it is clearly Disney’s birds of prey
— foo foo the bool (@kanebonyangsang) February 17, 2021
Alternatively, you possibly can name it Disney’s Midsommar.
Cruella is 100% going to be Disney’s Joker and meaning we will get white feminist takes that “really this villain is an efficient man as a result of girlboss” the identical means we did with Midsommar
— Jade @ Psychadelphia 2000 (@pixeljadeart) February 17, 2021
Then once more, some of us are getting irritated by all of the comparisons to different motion pictures. Let Cruella be its personal factor.
All y’all calling the upcoming Cruella movie “Disney’s Joker” actually need to get out extra
Watch Maleficent. Watch the musical Depraved. Joker did not invent the concepts of “tragic backstory” and “two sides to each story” 😑
— JeremyNoir Productions// Vibing to Love Story (@JeremyNoirVA) February 17, 2021
Emma Stone has been hooked up to this mission for 5 years now, initially beating out the likes of Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman to land the enduring function, and he or she’s joined by Mark Sturdy, Joel Fry, Paul Walter Hauser, Emily Beecham and Dev Patel. Cruella is at the moment heading to theaters on Could 28th, although it’s doable that it might get a simultaneous launch on Disney Plus as properly. Watch this area for extra.