Alice Through the Looking Glass (film) Alice has spent the past few years following in her father’s footsteps and sailing the high seas. Upon her return to London, she comes across a magical looking glass and returns to the fantastical realm of Underland and her friends the White Rabbit, Absolem, the Cheshire Cat, and the Mad Hatter. The Hatter has lost his Muchness, so Mirana, the White Queen, sends Alice on a quest to borrow the Chronosphere, a metallic globe inside the chamber of the Grand Clock which powers all time. Returning to the past, she comes across friends and enemies at different points in their lives and embarks on a perilous race to save the Hatter before time runs out. Directed by James Bobin and produced by Tim Burton. Released on May 27, 2016, also in 3D and IMAX, after a May 25 release in Italy. Stars Johnny Depp (Mad Hatter), Anne Hathaway (Mirana), Mia Wasikowska (Alice Kingsleigh), Rhys Ifans (Zanik Hightopp), Helena Bonham Carter (Red Queen); with voices of Alan Rickman (Absolem, Blue Caterpillar), Stephen Fry (Cheshire Cat), Michael Sheen (White Rabbit), and Timothy Spall (Bayard). Based on characters created by Lewis Carroll. A follow-up to the 2010 film, Alice in Wonderland, directed by Tim Burton. Filmed in the U.K.