“Maleficent” is not so magnificent

June 5, 2014 9:56 AM

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“Maleficent” is not so magnificent

Out of all the animated villains that Disney has presented, there has been only one who truly deserved to have her story told in a different light. She is one who has haunted children for decades with her pointed horns, glaring stare and menacing laugh. She is the evil Maleficent.

With such an iconic villain, Disney took on the task of presenting the villainess’s side of the story from the cartoon classic, “Sleeping Beauty.” While the source material is present throughout the film, “Maleficent” takes several liberties that are quite uncalled for — it leads to a predictable mo...

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