“Into the Woods” is a sort of kitchen-sink fairy tale adaptation, combining the stories of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Jack and the Beanstalk and Little Red Riding Hood with a big Steven Sondheim soundtrack and a massive star-studded cast. But Disney has now unveiled a new “Into the Woods” poster that keeps things very simple.
There’s lots of text on display here, as it highlights the film’s high-profile cast that includes Johnny Depp, Chris Pine and Anna Kendrick, but Meryl Streep is likely the film’s biggest, most marketable name and it’s her face that is front and center. She’s not actually a protagonist — that would be the duo of James Corden and Emily Blunt as the Baker and his wife. (CONTINUED)