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Cats: They Never Stop Singing 

Sarah Posted by Sarah at December 19, 2019 15:05:12 December 19, 2019 15:05:12
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Cats begins with Victoria (Francesca Hayward), a cat-human hybrid escaped from the island of Dr. Moreau, abandoned on the streets of London. I am shocked that the location is not called “Meow Town”. Is this mercy? Is Cats mostly harmless, a little weird and off-putting but not sunk so low to make bad meow puns? Yes, it looks hellacious, with its “digital fur technology” and strange cat-human bodies and cat-human faces, but it has not sunk to “Meow Town”. Full Story

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THE Suicide Squad

Sarah Posted by Sarah at September 16, 2019 16:21:12 September 16, 2019 16:21:12
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The cast for James Gunn’s THE Suicide Squad mulligan has been taking shape for the last several months, including additions of Taika Waititi and Idris Elba (now playing an unknown role Full Story

Hobbs & Shaw is perfectly dumb and so much fun 

Sarah Posted by Sarah at August 2, 2019 16:58:46 August 2, 2019 16:58:46

Breaking away from the main body of the Fast/Furious franchise, Hobbs & Shaw unites the two most likable people from the franchise into a gloriously dumb spin-off meant to curtail further infighting with Vin Diesel. Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham blow off the Fast/Furious popsicle stand and set up their own joint, along with director David Leitch (Atomic Blonde, Deadpool 2), who brings a sense of style not seen since James Wan. Full Story

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Idris Elba tries to explain Cats

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 31, 2019 19:22:08 July 31, 2019 19:22:08

Idris Elba is currently promoting Hobbs & Shaw—full review later this week, but in short: I kinda love it? I think? I’m so unused to liking anything Fast/Furious it’s hard to tell—and he stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. While there, he mentioned that Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham gave him the gears for starring in Cats. Full Story

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What the F-CK is Cats?

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 19, 2019 13:36:36 July 19, 2019 13:36:36
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Earlier this week, we saw a behind-the-scenes teaser of the upcoming Cats movie, and I had but one question: What is Cats? Then, yesterday, the first full trailer was released, and now I have a LOT of questions based on this trailer. Full Story

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What is Cats?

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 17, 2019 17:09:14 July 17, 2019 17:09:14
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Here is what I know about the musical Cats: It is about cats. The actors wear leotards and face paint. There is a song called “Memory”. “Memory” is a pretty good song. One cat is called “Rum Tum Tugger”. Everyone says “Rum Tum Tugger” with a completely straight face. Full Story

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Idris Elba covers Vanity Fair

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 28, 2019 14:48:12 June 28, 2019 14:48:12

Do you and your friends have different tastes? Probably. We can’t all be the same. I have a text thread going with one group of friends where we are always disagreeing about who we think is hot. The last time we fought about this, Sasha and I were onside for Shawn Mendes and Duana couldn’t get down because, as we always say, she prefers senior citizens. Full Story

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Dear Gossips,

I love that Idris Elba and Sabrina Dhowre are featured on British Vogue’s “special bridal cover” for the July 2019 issue of the magazine. Back in April, when they were married in Marrakesh, British Vogue was the first out there with the exclusive and, at the time, right in the caption, they promised that more from Idris and Sabrina’s wedding would be shown on newsstands:            Read Full Intro

Prince Harry at the marathon: “not today”

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 29, 2019 15:26:10 April 29, 2019 15:26:10
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Those seem to be the culture’s two key words over the last 24 hours: “not today”. Those were Prince Harry’s unofficial words yesterday, as he was at the London Marathon for yet another surprise appearance. As it was with Anzac Day service last week, Harry’s attendance was not confirmed in advance since, of course, he and Meghan Markle are waiting on their baby. Full Story

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Idris Elba is “black Superman”

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 22, 2019 19:05:51 April 22, 2019 19:05:51

As previously stated, I am SUPER ON BOARD with Hobbs & Shaw, the Fast/Furious spin-off focused on The Rock and Jason Statham. I am 100% in the tank for this movie, I don’t care if it’s good or bad because those are relative terms that do not apply when The Rock is creating a truck-chain to bring down a helicopter. Full Story

Mo-cap Cats

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 5, 2019 15:07:28 April 5, 2019 15:07:28
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Here’s a question I’ve been asking on this site for months now: what the f-ck is this Cats movie? The Cats movie comes out just before Christmas. Like, pretty much at the same time as Star Wars: Episode IX. They’re counterprogramming Star Wars with Cats. OK.  Tom Hooper is directing. Full Story