Dumbo, Director Tim Burton is well known for his intelligence in creating fantasy films. There are Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), and Alice in Wonderland (2015).
His success in working on fantasy films will continue with the presence of a Disney film titled Dumbo.
Even though it is adapted from an animation made by Disney, the story from this live action version will not be made exactly the same as the animated version that was released in 1941.
If the animated version of the film focuses on Dumbo’s life with other animal friends, this live action version will focus on environment with his human friends.
One of the differences is, about unique abilities which might surprise the audience.
Curious? Before watching it in theaters later, see the synopsis of Dumbo below.
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Being born imperfect doesn’t mean a problem. At least that’s how Holt Farrier (Colin Farrell), a former circus performer from Kentucky, had to take care of an elephant that had just been born.
Holt’s hard work, because this elephant is so unique. His ears were big, and they were often the subject of ridicule. What’s more, circus owner Max Medici (Danny DeVito) continues to force Holt to make money even though the elephant’s condition is not “normal”.
However, not with the Farriers, they chose to befriend this little elephant. Named Dumbo, this little elephant is trained to perform in circus games even though it was very difficult for him at first.
While caring for, how shocked the Farrier children were when they found out that Dumbo could fly with his two enormous ears. This news was heard to a big circus entrepreneur named Vandevere (Michael Keaton).
He and his acrobatic circus player, Colette Merchant (Eva Green), finally arrived and had the ambition to make Dumbo a big star in Dreamland, a famous circus in a big city.
Unfortunately, behind the beautiful glitter of Dreamland there are many dark secrets. What happened to after moving to Dreamland? How does Vandevere treat Dumbo to become a “big star” and fulfill his wish?
Watch the film Dumbo that airs in Indonesian theaters starting March 27, 2019 to find your own answers. Check the movie showtimes on the BookMyShow website and order cinema tickets on the BookMyShow website or application, which is available free for Android and iOS users. Disney returns to working on animated films with his fantasy genre into a live action version. After BEAUTY AND THE BEAST and CINDERELLA, this time it was DUMBO that got the turn.
DUMBO film tells about the life of Holt Farrier (Colin Farrell), a former circus performer from Kentucky. He had to take care of a little elephant that was just born with his family.
The elephant is very unique because it has big ears. Apart from frequent ridicule, circus owner Max Medici (Danny DeVito) also continues to force Holt to make money even though the elephant’s condition is ‘abnormal’.
1. Dumbo Can Fly
Holt’s two children loyally accompany the little elephant named Dumbo wherever he goes. They even teach some circus tricks so that they can be used for Dumbo.
While taking care of Dumbo, how surprised the children of Holt were when they found that this cute elephant could fly using its big ears. The news finally reaches a big circus entrepreneur named Vandevere (Michael Keaton).
2. Dumbo invited to play circus
Vandevere also visits the Holt family residence with his acrobatic circus performer, Colette Merchant (Eva Green). He intends to invite Dumbo to become a star at Dreamland, a famous circus in a big city.
Unfortunately, behind the beautiful glitter of Dreamland, Vandevere is hiding a lot of secrets. Then what happened to Dumbo after he moved there? If you are curious about the unique story of Dumbo the little elephant, don’t forget to watch the action in your favorite cinema starting March 27, 2019!