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Just give Lin-Manuel Miranda the Oscar now

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 14, 2016 14:52:16 June 14, 2016 14:52:16
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Following the surprise billion-dollar success of Zootopia—and the inevitable domination of Pixar’s Finding Dory—Disney will cap their (outrageous box office bonanza) year in animation with a new princess movie, Moana. It’s about a Polynesian princess, Moana, it features a mythical Maori figure, Maui, and it’s set in the Pacific Islands, so it must be time for Disney’s once-a-generation effort at producing a non-white princess. Full Story

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Liam is not Chris

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 9, 2016 21:09:36 June 9, 2016 21:09:36
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Liam Hemsworth is starting promotion for Independence Day: Resurgence. I have a lot of affection for Independence Day. That’s why I can’t be mad at this movie even though it’s probably stupid – most Roland Emmerich movies are. Full Story

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Leonardo DiCaprio, please be smarter than this

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 9, 2016 15:17:13 June 9, 2016 15:17:13
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In an interview with The Guardian, screenwriter David Franzoni (best known for co-writing Gladiator) talked up a film he’s writing about the Persian poet and scholar Rumi, one of the most often translated and widely read poets in history. He’s sometimes called the “Shakespeare of the Middle East” which is backwards because he precedes Shakespeare by a few centuries. Full Story

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Lizzy Caplan deserves better

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 8, 2016 17:37:18 June 8, 2016 17:37:18
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Lizzy Caplan was out the other night, at the premiere of Now You See Me 2, which seems destined to be the latest in summer’s brutal string of failure sequels. A few of you have confessed to enjoying Now You See Me, but even you must admit that a sequel seems ill advised. Full Story

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 is not as bad as you think

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 6, 2016 18:50:15 June 6, 2016 18:50:15
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Don’t get me wrong—it’s bad. It’s just that you probably think it’s a blazing inferno chemical disaster fire, and it’s not. It’s more like a mildly alarming dumpster fire. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows is not a good movie, and if you’re over the age of thirteen, it’s not an enjoyable one. Full Story

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