Cruella is one of many films delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, but viewers can now watch it in theaters and online. The film stars Emma Stone as the young woman who will become Cruella de Vil, the evil puppy thief from the Disney live-action film 101 Dalmatians. In this prequel, however, she’s a con artist called Estella, who tries to be successful in the fashion industry.
How to watch Cruella online
The film is a streaming exclusive on Disney + and is the third film to be offered through its Premier Access add-on service.
Subscribers have already been able to pay additional fees to be the first to watch the live-action remake of Mulan and the animated film Raya and the last dragon.
As with these two films, non-subscribers who want to watch Cruella this weekend, you need to sign up for the service first and then pay the Premier Access Fee.
A Disney + membership costs $ 7.99 per month or $ 79.99 per year. The service no longer offers a free trial for new registrations. Premier access fees for Cruella is $ 29.99 and allows subscribers to watch the movie as many times as they want.
When Cruella be streaming for free?
Disney + subscribers who are willing to wait will be able to watch the Emma Stone movie at no extra cost starting Friday, August 27.
On that day, the film will join the regular streamer lineup, including films that have come straight to Disney + in the past year, such as Hamilton, From Beyoncé Black is king and Pixar Soul.
As for what viewers can expect from Cruella, the official synopsis reads: “Before she became Cruella de Vil?”
“Teenager Estella has a dream. She wants to become a fashion designer, having been equally gifted with talent, innovation and ambition. But life seems determined to make sure her dreams never come true. penniless and orphan in London at age 12, four years later, Estella lashes out in the streets of the city with her best friends and partner (petty) criminals, Horace and Jasper, two amateur thieves.
“When a chance encounter brings Estella into the world of the rich and famous, however, she begins to question the existence she has built for herself in London and wonders if it could, indeed, be destined. see you after all. and the upcoming rock star asks Estella to design a signature piece for her, she starts to feel like she really has arrived. But what’s the cost of following the crowd fast – and is that a price Estella is willing to pay?
Cruella is in theaters and streaming now on Disney +.