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Little Beauty, Less Beast

Duana Posted by Duana at May 24, 2016 15:42:13 May 24, 2016 15:42:13

I hope you were not waiting on this.  For lots of people, Beauty and The Beast went hand-in-hand with The Little Mermaid as the hallmarks of the renaissance of New Disney—headstrong heroines who love books and adventures and just happen to find romance along the way. Then for others, Beauty and The Beast, the stage musical, was a surprisingly mid-key segue between the grandiose musicals your mom went to with her friends, like Phantom of the Opera and Les Miserables, and the RENTs and Avenue Qs that became your workout soundtracks on a super-skip-y CD Walkman. Full Story

Kevin Bacon in The Darkness

Sarah Posted by Sarah at May 20, 2016 18:04:25 May 20, 2016 18:04:25

There is a really excellent movie starring Kevin Bacon called Cop Car, which is an indie thriller about a corrupt cop and a couple of punk kids. It’s a really tight, tense movie that doesn’t go in the direction you think it will. Full Story

The distance between

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 20, 2016 17:31:59 May 20, 2016 17:31:59
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Charlize Theron and Sean Penn… Today at the photo call for The Last Face, directed by Sean, in Cannes. Exactly a year ago in Cannes, this is what Charlize and Sean looked like:  Full Story

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Zac becoming Leo

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 20, 2016 14:05:47 May 20, 2016 14:05:47
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Zac Efron has been out there flexing his muscles on the press circuit this week promoting Neighbours 2. He was on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, he was on with Seth Meyers, and he was also interviewed by ELLE Full Story

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Kristen Stewart’s happy Cannes

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 17, 2016 18:32:40 May 17, 2016 18:32:40
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I wrote yesterday that Kristen Stewart seems like she’s having so much fun in Cannes. They seem to love her in France. And she’s loving them back. Look at her today at the photo call for Personal Shopper. She’s playing for the cameras. Full Story

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A Loving Oscar

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 17, 2016 15:03:31 May 17, 2016 15:03:31
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Yesterday in Cannes belonged to Loving, the film written and directed by Jeff Nichols that tells the true story of Mildred and Richard Loving, who broke the law by getting married in 1958. How? Well she’s black and he’s white. And back then, it was illegal in Virginia. So they were supposed to go to prison unless they left their home state for 25 years. Full Story

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Idris Elba, gunslinger

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 16, 2016 21:17:13 May 16, 2016 21:17:13
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New photos of Idris Elba in South Africa shooting The Dark Tower. People seem to be pretty excited to see him in costume as the gunslinger. I don’t know the story, so this means nothing to me. But Idris means a lot to me, and I think he looks great with the holster and the long coat, so can we live happily here together? Also… Shots of him wearing a cut-off shirt and his arms. Full Story

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