the forgetful one who loses her shoe
So I watched Cinderella last Thursday, and OMG, it was so beautiful! I’m so EXCITED to talk about it right now so I’m just gonna run through details and my thoughts on the movie. I’m (still) overwhelmed with emotions.
First off, cinematography was incredible. Locations for each scene were just perfect and that panoramic view of Prince Charming’s (Richard Madden) kingdom is legit. If the decor of the King’s (Derek Jacobi) room, design of the halls, and that scene of the Prince getting a portrait of himself weren’t enough to project a regal image, then that wide shot would. A wide courtyard, tall pillars, landscaped gardens, gorgeous fountain, and a grand gate.
Also, the scene where Fairy Godmother (Helena Bonham Carter) casted her spells in Cinderella’s (Lily James)yard was also, to my opinion, beautifully shown. Transformations of animals for the carriage weren’t overly done nor were they too toned down. I absolutely loved the effects they did for the pumpkin and Cinderella’s dress. It’s MAGICAL! Continue reading