Is there anyone who hasn't seen Walt Disney Animation's Cinderella?
The 1950 feature is a classic that both saved the studio and inspired millions of viewers for decades to come. The fairy tale has been retold many times over the years—on film, on stage and on TV. When Walt Disney Pictures decided to revive the franchise with a live-action version, it hired Kenneth Branagh to direct. Lily James was cast in the titular role, and Branagh rounded out the cast with Cate Blanchett as Lady Tremaine, Helena Bonham Carter as the Fairy Godmother Richard Madden as Prince Charming.
Here's what the critics are saying about Cinderella, in theaters Friday: