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Disney fairy tale comes to life
Lily James stars as Ella in the live-action tale of “Cinderella.” It will be shown on a giant screen at dusk Saturday in Braselton.

The 2015 version of “Cinderella” graces the giant screen Saturday, Sept. 19, in Braselton Park at dusk.

The fantasy-romance follows the fortunes of Ella whose mother dies tragically and father remarries. While Ella welcomes her new stepmother and stepsisters into the family, her father dies unexpectedly and hurtles Ella into a new, lonely world.

Renamed Cinderella since she used to work in the cinders, she tries mightily to honor her mother’s advice to “have courage and be kind.”

She meets a dashing stranger and all maidens are invited to a ball at the palace. As her stepmother forbids her from attending, a kind beggar woman steps forward and changes Cinderella’s life forever.

The movie is rated PG and runs 1 hour 45 minutes. Lily James stars as Ella and Cate Blanchett portrays Lady Tremaine, the stepmother.

Moviegoers are invited to bring chairs or blankets and concessions are available in the park.

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