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LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD Going GOTH In New Movie- LEONARDO DICAPRIO Involved

August 5, 2009

Little Red Riding Hood? Or A Metaphor For...

Little Red Riding Hood? Or A Metaphor For...


Source: Variety

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way banner is developing a Gothic reimagining of “Little Red Riding Hood” with screenwriter David Leslie Johnson.

[‘Little Red Riding Hood’] isn’t being positioned as a possible acting vehicle for DiCaprio.

The best-known version of the story — in which a wolf disguises himself to fool a girl delivering food to her sick grandmother in the forest — was published in the 19th century by the Brothers Grimm. Earlier oral versions of the tale, which date back to the Middle Ages, are far darker and sometimes involve a werewolf rather than a wolf; the first published version, by Charles Perrault, concludes with Red Riding Hood eaten by the wolf, with no happy ending.

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3 comments

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