Alice in Wonderland is a 2010 American dark fantasy film directed by Tim Burton from a screenplay written by Linda Woolverton. The film stars Mia Wasikowska in the title role, with Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Crispin Glover, and Matt Lucas, and features the voices of Alan Rickman, Stephen Fry, Michael Sheen, and Timothy Spall. A live-action adaptation and re-imagining of Lewis Carroll’s works, Alice in Wonderland follows Alice Kingsleigh, a nineteen-year-old who accidentally falls down the rabbit hole and restore the White Queen to her throne, with the help of the Mad Hatter. She is the only one who can slay the Jabberwocky, a dragon-like creature that is controlled by the Red Queen and terrorizes Underland’s inhabitants. In this situation, the Hatter and Alice fight against the Red Queen to protect the world.
Alice in Wonderland was produced by Walt Disney Pictures and shot in the United Kingdom and the United States. The film premiered in London at the Odeon Leicester Square on February 25, 2010, and was released in the United Kingdom and the United States through the Disney Digital 3D, RealD 3D, and IMAX 3D formats as well as in conventional theaters on March 5, 2010. It is also the second-highest-grossing film of 2010.
Alice in Wonderland – Trailer
Alice, now 19 years old, follows a rabbit in a blue coat to a magical wonderland from her dreams where she is reunited with her friends who make her realise her true destiny.
Release date: 5 March 2010
Director: Tim Burton
Box office: 1.025 billion USD
Music by: Danny Elfman
Adapted from: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Through the Looking-glass and what Alice Found There
Distributed by: Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
- Johnny Depp as Tarrant Hightopp, the Mad Hatter
- Mia Wasikowska as Alice Kingsleigh
- Helena Bonham Carter as Iracebeth of Crims, the Red Queen
- Anne Hathaway as Mirana of Marmoreal, the White Queen
- Crispin Glover as Ilosovic Stayne, the Knave of Hearts
- Matt Lucas as Tweedledee and Tweedledum
- Frances de la Tour as Imogene
- Leo Bill as Hamish Ascot