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Someone made a beer for women ad - huge mistake

Feminism is making progress, people.<p>In 2017, women have the right to work, vote, eat Yorkie bars and now…wait for it… we can even drink beer.<p>Not just …

Feminism

Giant beach opening this weekend — and it's FREE

A GIANT beach is coming to Heaton Park this weekend.<p>Families will be able to relax on deck chairs in a huge sand pit, enjoy a paddling pool, buckets, …

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Ballet Theatre of Maryland steps lively toward 39th season

For Ballet Theatre of Maryland's 39th season, artistic director Dianna Cuatto has developed a schedule expanding dancers' horizons in choreography, …

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How Disney's Ban on Costumes Inspired an Underground Style Subculture

Mickey Mouse fans have found a new way to swerve the company's theme park rule against adults dressing up, and it's called Disneybounding.<p>When Sarah Sterling heads on a shopping trip to Forever 21 or Uniqlo, she's not looking for frayed jeans or the perfect weekend sweatshirt. Instead, the …

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We have no need for this Primark Beauty and the Beast Cogsworth clock but we want it

Tale as old as (Cogsworth) time...<p>If there's one thing we definitely don't need in our lives right now it's a china timepiece. With our minimal bank balance and a phone that serves as our watch, the only thing our money should be going towards is rent, food, water and maybe a few Zara items when …

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Photographer Stumbles Into Disney-Inspired Wedding Shoot

I am photographer living in the Middle East. Most of the weddings I shoot with my partner include elaborate beaded & bedazzled ball gowns. Enormous …

Weddings

Watch Trailer for Documentary on Late Little Shop and Disney Lyricist Howard Ashman

Mr. Ashman collaborated with Alan Menken on Disney's The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, and Aladdin.<p>Take a look above at the trailer for the …

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Emma Watson asks fans to help find sentimental rings in heartfelt post

The Harry Potter actress has offered a reward for anyone who finds the jewellery<p>July 19, 2017 - 12:10 CEST<p><b>Emma Watson</b> has urged fans to help her find …

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Wonder Woman set to become the biggest summer movie of 2017

DC’s <b>Wonder Woman</b> is set to tick off more achievements and become the biggest summer movie of 2017 domestically.<p>Having already become one of the …

Superheroes

Why Princess Cosplay Is More Popular Than Ever

At ComicCon, from Leia to Wonder Woman to Elsa, princesses are the real heroes.<p>If the recent blockbuster reincarnation of <i>Wonder Woman</i> has taught us anything, it’s that not all superheroes wear capes — and not all princesses wear ball gowns. Wonder Woman (real name: Princess Diana of Themyscira) is …

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Hollywood’s box-office woes: Is the industry aiming too narrowly at men?

Another weekend, another branded movie struggles.<p>Hollywood’s so-called franchise fatigue hit for what seemed like the umpteenth time this year, as “Spider-Man: Homecoming” followed up its auspicious domestic debut July 7 with just $45 million in ticket sales (a 61% drop) this past weekend. That …

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Tesco is selling vinyl sized "big sleeve" editions of DVD releases

Tesco is trialling new "big sleeve" editions for its DVD and Blu-ray releases that look similar to vinyl to revive interest the format.<p>The …

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Beauty and the Beast’s Luke Evans and Rebecca Hall Star in Upcoming Wonder Woman Origins Film

Watch the trailer for the new movie, which hits theatres in October.<p>Now that the <i>Wonder Woman</i> film is a bonafide smash at the box office, it should …

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Is ‘Aladdin’ Worth Fighting For?

On Saturday, Disney announced the main cast for its live-action adaptation of the 1992 cartoon film classic <i>Aladdin</i>. The Guy Ritchie–directed remake, …

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‘Wonder Woman” To Be 2nd Highest Grossing Film Of Summer, 2nd Best For 2017 | Deadline

As we first pointed out Friday night, Warner Bros./DC’s <i>Wonder Woman</i> will fly over Disney/Marvel’s <i>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2</i> at the domestic box …

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Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ Remake Is Facing Backlash for Casting a Non-Arab Actress as Jasmine

To find the cast for its upcoming live-action reboot of the 1992 animated classic <i>Aladdin</i>, Disney and director Guy Ritchie reportedly undertook a …

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Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Gets Entangled in Visual-Effects Lawsuit

A firm controlled by Steve Perlman alleges Disney should have known the rights over the facial-capture technology were in dispute<p>A lawsuit against Walt Disney Co. has roped the entertainment giant into a long-running legal dispute over ownership rights to a visual-effects technology, potentially …

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Prepare to Be Blown Away by These Disney Costumes From a Convention of Superfans

Disney's D23 Expo brought some of the fiercest cosplay costumes we've seen in years. From Princess Jasmine and Aladdin to Moana and Maui, there's …

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Actress Naomi Scott Is the New Princess Jasmine in Disney’s Aladdin Remake

Though Naomi Scott is now best-known for her recent turn as Kimberly Hart, the pink Power Ranger in director Dean Israelite’s reboot of the beloved ’90s television series, the actress was, in fact, first scouted as a teenager for her vocal, rather than acting, chops. After releasing a couple EPs …

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Susan Egan Performs BEAUTY AND THE BEAST's 'Something There' More at D23 Expo

At the D23 Expo held over the weekend in Anaheim, CA, Broadway alum Susan Egan (CABARET, STATE FAIR) performed "Something There" from BEAUTY AND THE …

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Disney News Videos

ABC News' Matt Gutman talks with the stars of the upcoming films at The Walt Disney Company's expo.<p>Will Smith is set to play the Genie in the live …

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Superheroes are almost single-handedly saving the US box office

The theme song for this year's box office is shaping up to be "Holding Out for a Hero."<p>Superhero movies have been just about the only safe bet in …

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Disney's cartoon princesses gather in real life

<b>As proof that you can be a princess when you grow up, the voices behind 10 of Disney's cartoon princesses have gathered at a US event for fans.</b><p>The women have voiced heroines spanning nearly three decades of films, from The Little Mermaid (1989) to 2016's Moana.<p>Snow White and Cinderella were absent, …

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Disney's Live-Action Version of The Nutcracker Looks as Gorgeous as Beauty and the Beast

Image: Disney.Disney has announced a slew of new details about its forthcoming spin on <i>The Nutcracker</i>, called <i>The Nutcracker and the Four …

Geek

Personal Shopper; Aquarius; Beauty and the Beast; A Quiet Passion and more – reviews

A haunted Kristen Stewart excels in Personal Shopper, Sônia Braga is brilliantly furious in Aquarius, while Terence Davies’s Emily Dickinson biopic is distinctly unpoetic<p>Doors creak, ectoplasm swirls and wind whistles through crumbling mansions in <b>Personal Shopper</b> (Icon, 15), but Olivier Assayas’s …

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Disney Announces Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Cast

Disney gets it right with a diverse crew of actors<p>After the huge success of Emma Watson’s <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>, Disney is going full steam ahead with …

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Will Smith Will Be the Genie in Disney's Live-Action Aladdin; Title Player Also Cast

Guy Ritchie directs the film, which is scheduled to begin shooting this summer.

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The first look at Disney's upcoming live action The Lion King film from director John Favreau was shown at D23 Expo, and goodness gracious, it …

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Disney's Dumbo Remake Cast, Synopsis Revealed

Disney has officially confirmed the start of production on director Tim Burton’s live-action <b>Dumbo</b> movie. It was Burton’s own live-action <i>Alice in</i> …

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See How Disney Has Transformed Their Animated Classics Into Live-Action Blockbusters

<i>Beauty and the Beast</i><p><b>Emma Watson</b> and <b>Dan Stevens</b>' onscreen chemistry as Princess Belle and Beast made the 2017 revival of the Disney classic an instant …

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