The Disney’s classic family film ‘Dumbo’, which had gorgeous handcrafted animation that was the hallmark of early Disney films, gets a live action reboot.
The baby elephant is flying back to screens, but this time with a Tim Burton’s twist. The Disney has released a new trailer of the upcoming live-action reboot, giving a bit more insight at the classic tale.
Dumbo is melting hearts in this new trailer, those who have seen the original knows about the fate of the baby elephant who has very large ears.
The new trailer shows the life inside the circus tent and Dumbo’s experiences at the circus. Film expands on the beloved classic story where differences are celebrated, family is cherished and dreams take flight.
Disney has also shared the synopsis the film, which says: Circus owner Max Medici (DeVito) enlists former star Holt Farrier (Farrell) and his children Milly (Nico Parker) and Joe (Finley Hobbins) to care for a newborn elephant whose oversized ears make him a laughingstock in an already struggling circus. But when they discover that Dumbo can fly, the circus makes an incredible comeback, attracting persuasive entrepreneur V.A. Vandevere (Keaton), who recruits the peculiar pachyderm for his newest, larger-than-life entertainment venture, Dreamland. Dumbo soars to new heights alongside a charming and spectacular aerial artist, Colette Marchant (Eva Green), until Holt learns that beneath its shiny veneer, Dreamland is full of dark secrets.
Dumbo will hit theaters March 29, 2019.