Cruella De Vil, the puppy-killing antagonist of Disney’s 101 Dalmatians, is lastly stealing the highlight. And the primary trailer for her standalone film has excessive Harley Quinn/Birds of Prey vibes.
You may be pondering to your self: Properly gee, how did Cruella De Vil change into the fur-loving, dog-murdering fashionista everyone knows and like to hate? Certainly, you don’t simply get up in the future and declare, “Sure, I’ll homicide canine for his or her pleasant noticed fur and in addition mannequin myself to appear to be a reanimated corpse with dramatic e-girl black-and-white hair earlier than the invention of the web!” There should be some escalation to Cruella De Vil’s total schtick, proper?
Properly, Cruella — a live-action prequel in regards to the infamous fashionista — goals to dive into Cruella De Vil’s origins. Happening in 1970s London, the film will discover Estella De Vil’s gradual descent into canine pores and skin obsession. Frankly it seems like one thing out of a psychological thriller as a substitute of a Disney film. Emma Stone stars because the villainess, with Emma Thompson as the top of a vogue home that employed her.
Cruella is about to launch theatrically on Might 28.