Whether it was intentional or subconscious, the new movie looks suspiciously familiar.
The first trailer for Disney's upcoming animated movie, Raya and the Last Dragon, has just been released.
The movie, scheduled for release in March of 2021, stars Kelly Marie Tran as Raya—guardian of the dragon gem—and Awkwafina as Sisu the last Dragon. And it honestly looks pretty great...if a bit familiar.
Let's break it down. In a world occupied by strange and fantastic creatures—some of them seemingly hybrids of animals we know—long-standing peace has been disrupted, and humanity is divided into four cultures identifiable by their color schemes, emblems, and associated animal companions.