Opening May 27, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Alice Through the Looking Glass, which sees Alice (Mia Wasikowska) return to the whimsical Wonderland and travel back in time to save her friend, The Mad Hatter (Johnnie Depp) Read on…
Joining Wasikowska and Depp in director James Bobin’s (Muppets Most Wanted) sequel to Tim Burton’s 2010 retelling of Lewis Carroll’s beloved story are Helena Bonham Carter as Iracebeth, Anne Hathaway as Irana and Matt Lucas as Tweedledum and Tweedledee, along with the first film’s screenwriter Linda Woolerton.
With its stellar cast, which boasts a roster of exceptional women, and stunning visuals, Alice Through the Looking Glass looks set to cast it spell on audiences of all ages.
Title: Alice Through the Looking Glass
Director: James Bobin
Release Date: May 27, 2016
Running Time: 113 minutes
Principal Cast: Mia Wasikowska, Helena Bonham Cater, Anne Hathaway, Johnnie Dep
Screenwriter: Linda Woolerton, from the book by Lewis Carroll
Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures, Roth Films, Team Todd, Tim Burton Productions, Legend3D
Distributor: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Official Site & Trailer
AWFJ Movie of the Week Panel Members: Thelma Adams, Nikki Baughan, Anne Brodie, Candice Frederick, Pam Grady, Leba Hertz, Loren King, Cate Marquis, Jennifer Merin, Nell Minow, Perri Nemiroff, Sheila Roberts, Liz Whittemore, Jeanne Wolf.
Edited by Sandra Kraisirideja, AWFJ.org Associate Editor