The War of the Weinsteins

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 16, 2017 13:01:32 October 16, 2017 13:01:32
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More and more people are coming forward to share their accounts of Harvey Weinstein’s predation. The Academy voted this weekend to cancel his membership and France is taking away his Legion of Honour and police in London and New York are investigating him for sexual abuse. Full Story

Friday, October 13, 2017

Dear Gossips,

I keep forgetting that black-ish is on Tuesdays now. For the second week in a row I’ve watched the episode two days late which is why I only got caught up on this week’s episode last night. black-ish kicked off season 4 with an episode about Juneteenth that was also an homage to Hamilton.  Read Full Intro

Emma Stone’s black jumpsuit

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 13, 2017 17:32:34 October 13, 2017 17:32:34
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Emma Stone was at the London Film Festival last night for the premiere of Killing Of A Sacred Deer. The connection here? She was already in town for Battle Of The Sexes. And also? Killing Of A Sacred Deer is directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. Full Story

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The New Mutants’ hospital from hell

Sarah Posted by Sarah at October 13, 2017 15:26:28 October 13, 2017 15:26:28

The X-Men movies are not great. They are either outright bad, or they don’t hold up. Logan is the closest they’ve come to a genuinely good movie, and even it falls apart in the third act. But, the success of Logan and Deadpool has shown Fox a way out of the weeds with the X-movies, which is leaning into genre influence. Full Story

October 13, 2017 – Smutty Shout-Outs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 13, 2017 13:28:48 October 13, 2017 13:28:48

Three years officially counts as a tradition, right? This is the third year in a row that I’m shouting out Anthony Pacella. In 2011, Anthony lost his ma, Maria, to lung cancer. He was 16 at the time. That was when he started StrikeOut Cancer. And three years ago he kicked off the Annual StrikeOut Cancer Gala to raise even more money in her memory. Full Story