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What Is Queerbaiting, and Why Is It Such a Grievous Sin on TV?

Quite a few of us are familiar with the sensation. We watch our favourite TV shows and as we become further entwined with our favourite characters …

TV

‘Beauty And The Beast’ Sequel: Dan Stevens Would Love To Bring Beast Back

Given the success of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast,” it wouldn’t come as a huge shock if the studio decides to make a sequel. But is it possible?<p>Dan …

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'Furious 8' Tops $900 Million Worldwide as Disney's 'Born in China' Bests All Newcomers

by Brad Brevet<p>April 23, 2017<p>The top of this weekend's box office looks a lot like last weekend as the top three films remain the same, once again …

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Weekend Box Office: Five New Releases Crash And Burn Behind ‘The Fate Of The Furious’

Here’s how bad it was this weekend for new releases: Five new movies opened in 1,000 theaters or more, a sixth expanded into 600 theaters, and based on early estimates, Zach Braff’s <i>Going in Style</i> beat all six in its third weekend of release, placing fourth with around $5 million. We have to go back …

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Fast Furious 8 Still Atop The US Box Office As Newcomers Stall

Driving into its second week of release, <i>Fast & Furious 8</i> (as it is known in the UK) continues to lead the pack in terms of box office results in the …

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Dan Stevens on ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Sequel Talk, Tribeca Sex Comedy ‘Permission’

After playing the gruff male star in Disney’s live-action “Beauty and the Beast,” Dan Stevens hopes that audiences will be his guest for a different …

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Box Office: 'Fate Of The Furious' Zooms Past $900 Million As 'Beauty And The Beast Tops $1.1 Billion

<i>Fate of the Furious</i> was the top movie of the weekend in its second frame of release, and it’s probably going to repeat one more time next weekend as well. The $240 million-budgeted action sequel earned another $38.6 million in North America, down a reasonable 61% from last weekend’s $98.8m debut. …

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Fast and Furious 8 revs up another $38m at the US box office, while Unforgettable and The Promise fall short

Nothing else is getting a look in at the moment.<p><i>Fast and Furious 8</i> has dominated the US box office for the second weekend in a row, with <i>The Fate of</i> …

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90s Nostalgia Sells So Well Because We're Chasing Fleeting Happiness - Motherboard

Last week, <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>, the live-action remake of the original 1991 animated film, passed the $1 billion mark at the box office. That's impressive—it's the first film of 2017 to reach that peak—but it's far from surprising. Disney excels at repackaging and reselling our childhoods back to …

Nostalgia

29 Profound Movie Quotes That Will Make You Want To Travel Immediately

"I want adventure in the great wide somewhere" – Belle, <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>.<p>Posted on April 21, 2017, 12:11 GMT<p>We asked the BuzzFeed Community which movie quotes make them want to travel and see the world. Here are their most inspiring responses.<p>1. Sam Witwicky, <i>Transformers</i><p>35007 / Getty Images<p>2. …

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Romantic Movies That Inspired the Wedding Themes of These Real Brides | Brides

Who doesn't get inspired by their favorite movie? Sure, many brides look to their favorite movie or TV characters for bridal fashion inspiration, but some take it to a whole new level. These five cinematically minded brides created made-for-Hollywood weddings inspired by their favorite movies.<p>"We …

Weddings

Boriz Jerseys

Texas-based clothing company Boriz Jerseys specializes in bootleg retro sports apparel. But they also have a ton of replica jerseys worn by …

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Beauty and the Box Office

Disney’s <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> crossed $1 billion at the box office this week. That’s not bad for being a remake, something Everyone Online™ hates with …

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Box Office: ‘The Promise’ Opens With $200,000 in Thursday Night Previews

Open Road’s historical drama “The Promise” has opened quietly with $200,000 in Thursday night previews.<p>“The Promise” is expanding to 2,251 venues …

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Hello...Celine Dion Just Invited Adele To Do A Duet Through The Medium Of Song

The Beauty and the Beast singer has laid her cards on the table and admitted she wants to collaborate with Adele.<p>Thelma and Louise.<p>Peanut Butter and …

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The Story Behind These Viral Photos Of A Starstruck 7-Year-Old Meeting Belle

The Make-A-Wish Foundation sent Daisy Perez and her family to Disney World.<p>April 14 marked the first day of a week-long magical adventure for 7-year-old Daisy Perez, and the highlight of her trip was the day she met Belle from “Beauty and the Beast” at Walt Disney World.<p>Daisy, her mother, her aunt, …

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Hot takes and “problematic faves”: the rise of socially conscious criticism

Modern criticism’s affinity for discussing social issues has changed pop culture, for creators and audiences alike.<p><i>Get Out</i> is a message movie. That's not a bad thing or a good thing, just a description: Jordan Peele's hit movie uses horror and comedy to make deliberately unsubtle points about the …

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Beauty and the Parenting Beast

A guest post from mom J.W. Curtis:Let me first admit that I made a parenting judgment yesterday, and it came back to bite me.I saw Beauty and the …

Parenting

‘Beauty And The Beast’ Star Emma Watson Shares Her Favorite Eco-Friendly Beauty Products

Emma Watson is one of the most beautiful faces in Hollywood. For those who wish to know her beauty secret, the “Beauty and the Beast” star recently …

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Movie Ticket Prices Hit Another Record High in First Quarter

The increase was fueled by titles including 'Beauty and the Beast,' 'The Lego Batman Movie,' 'Kong: Skull Island' and 'Get Out.'<p>The average cost of …

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Grammy battle brewing: ‘La La Land’ vs. ‘Beauty and the Beast’ pits Oscar winners against each other

The Grammys love their high-profile “moments,” but often some of the most interesting moments take place before the telecast. The upcoming 2018 …

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Michael Phelps Opens Up About Son Boomer - Us Weekly

It’s been a life-changing year for <b>Michael Phelps</b>. Soon after welcoming son <b>Boomer</b> on May 5, 2016, with wife <b>Nicole</b>, the Olympic swimmer competed in the …

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STAR WARS, FROZEN, and More Star in Fan Art Friday

If you fell under the spell of the <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> edition of Fan Art Friday a few weeks ago, then you’ll likely recognize the artist responsible …

Star Wars

Celine Dion Still Grieving Over Husband’s Death, Thinks Finding New Love Is ‘Too Soon’

It’s been over a year since Celine Dion’s husband René Angélil succumbed to cancer. However, the “My Heart Will Go On” singer thinks that it is still …

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Will Smith tipped for Genie role in Aladdin

The studio will hoping for more success after its live-action movie Beauty And The Beast, starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens, <b>smashed box office</b> …

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We Thought We Were Over Beauty and the Beast — Until We Heard This Spanglish Cover

In the weeks following the release of Disney's live-action <b>Beauty and the Beast</b>, we'll admit that we got a little sick of hearing those same songs — that is, until we found this soulful Spanglish cover.<p>On YouTube, rising artist Cristina Quinones shared her rendition of the movie's eponymous song, …

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Will Smith Might Be the Genie in Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Reboot

It’s looking more likely that Will Smith will land the role of Genie in a Guy Ritchie (seriously) live action remake of <i>Aladdin</i>. The movie will be …

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18 Comics From The Internet's Weirdest Artist, Branson Reese

Comedian and comic artist Branson Reese has set out an ambitious task for himself - to post a new comic every single day. Luckily, he's got a bizarre …

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This cute dancing robot is actually a 3D-printed teapot hooked to an Arduino

Thanks to the wonders of microcomputing and Arduino’s excellent boards, you can now build your own dancing teapot – just like the one in the children’s classic <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>.<p>French computer scientist and DIY enthusiast Paul-Louis Ageneau has crafted an adorable tiny teapot that also happens …

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Report: Disney's Trying to Get Will Smith to Play the Genie in the Live-Action Aladdin Movie

“Now this is a story all about how/My life got flipped turned upside down.” Or at least it could be. The House of Mouse wants the man who played …

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