Following yesterday’s EW covers and new images, Disney has now released an extended featurette for Rob Marshall‘s adaptation of Stephen Sondheim‘s classic musical Into the Woods. The Disney production stars James Corden and Emily Blunt as a Baker and his wife who venture into the woods to confront the witch (Meryl Streep) responsible for putting a curse on the childless couple. Along the way, they run into a number of familiar fairy tale characters, all of whom have wishes to change their lives. While I’ll admit that Johnny Depp‘s costume and makeup for the Big Bad Wolf continue to plunge the actor into self-parody, the rest of the movie looks surprisingly great. This featurette really sells not only the fantastic visuals, but also shows that this is a true ensemble piece. The featurette also provides the first time we’re hearing the actors sing some of the songs, and they sound terrific.
Hit the jump to watch the Into the Woods extended featurette. The film opens December 25th, and also stars Anna Kendrick, Chris Pine, Lucy Punch, Lilla Crawford, Mackenzie Mauzy, Daniel Huttlestone, Tracey Ullman, and Christine Baranski.