Hopefully Disney knows how to play their cards right. Romanek’s last encounter with a money-maker left him walking away from The Wolfman due to creative differences, which surrounded the film’s budget. Hopefully the animation powerhouse does better with Romanek — because frankly there could be worse choices for a ” … re-imaging of the classic tale where the prince is set for a politically arranged marriage, until the evil plan is threatened when the prince meets Cinderella.” It would make sense if the music video and One Hour Photo director was being courted to help put a darker, moody twist on the tale given his past filmography.
We don’t know much more about the project yet, but a deal is expected to happen soon. Are you looking forward to another princess story on the big screen, and is the Romanek the right guy for the job?