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New Alice In Wonderland Pic
Sneak peek at Burton's latest

20 April 2009  |  Written by Helen O'Hara  

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The new issue of Empire has a few tidbits from Tim Burton's new film Alice in Wonderland, with new pics and an interview with Burton himself about the film. And here, for your delectation, is a look at Alice about to head down the rabbit hole. And yes, that must belong to a pretty huge rabbit.

Mia Wasikowska stars as Alice, alongside an all-star cast that includes Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter (perfect casting), Anne Hathaway as the White Queen, Helena Bonham-Carter as the Red Queen, Christopher Lee as the Jabberwock, Stephen Fry as the Cheshire Cat and Alan Rickman as the Caterpillar.


As Burton says, "I've always liked Lewis Carroll's imagery. It's so politically incorrect too, isn't it? Y'know, a bottle of something that says 'Drink me' and the mushrooms..."

For more on Alice in Wonderland, and of course lots more, pick up the 20th birthday issue of Empire when it hits stores on Thursday 23.


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I'm so thrilled by this movie, though I was hoping it could avoid the same old tired mindless b*llocks like this-- "....It's so politically incorrect too, isn't it? Y'know, a bottle of something that says 'Drink me' and the mushrooms..." Boo to Empire for dwelling on it, it's very old and very very crap. More

Posted by timkins at 14:21 on 21 April 2009 | Report This Post

Tim Burton
I love Alice in Wonderland, I have since I was tiny, and I'm really excited to see Tim Burton's take on my favourite childhood book/Disney film (yes.... I know. But I have seen the Å vankmajer one too!!). I just wish that Tim Burton would go beyond his obvious 'safe' casting - he knows that people will go and see a Johnny Depp film (and despite the popularity, he is a good actor). Wouldn't it have been more fitting to cast someone other than his partner Helena Bonham-Carter (whom I lo More

Posted by Hol5x at 11:40 on 21 April 2009 | Report This Post

Damn system double-posting me. . . More

Posted by Anduril666 at 10:12 on 21 April 2009 | Report This Post

The cast sounds great, I'm loving the utilisation of some great British actors here. If you went by Ridley Scott's casting choices, you'd think there was no decent British actors anywhere. . . More

Posted by Anduril666 at 10:12 on 21 April 2009 | Report This Post

The cast sounds great, I'm loving the utilisation of some great British actors here. If you went by Ridley Scott's casting choices, you'd think there was no decent British actors anywhere. . . More

Posted by Anduril666 at 10:12 on 21 April 2009 | Report This Post

...?
This pic was on here a few weeks ago... Want more! Now. More

Posted by Lemure at 23:23 on 20 April 2009 | Report This Post

Down the Rabbit Hole...
I scrolled down to see how deep the Rabbit Hole went and found it leads to a Wolverine movie trailer! ...Wasn't expecting that, good show Empire you have fooled me once again :p Keep the pics coming. More

Posted by punchdrunk at 22:26 on 20 April 2009 | Report This Post

The cast...
...sounds awesome! More

Posted by brian21 at 20:12 on 20 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: New you say...
Can't wait to see Burton's take on this. L: Flaygor This pic appeared about 6 weeks ago (ish, could be a tad longer), so not by any means is it "new" t least it's direct-feed. More

Posted by near at 19:41 on 20 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: New you say...
I think this is something that'll suit Burton. More

Posted by Proudfoot at 19:14 on 20 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: New you say...
First time ive seen it. More

Posted by target at 19:08 on 20 April 2009 | Report This Post

New you say...
This pic appeared about 6 weeks ago (ish, could be a tad longer), so not by any means is it "new" More

Posted by Flaygor at 18:39 on 20 April 2009 | Report This Post

OLD!
Jeez, seen that photo dozens of times... Get it together Empire... More

Posted by AYBGerrardo at 18:06 on 20 April 2009 | Report This Post

seen ages ago
seen this picture months ago... More

Posted by ollieh139 at 17:36 on 20 April 2009 | Report This Post


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