All of this comes in addition to projects that have already been announced and slated: the sequel Alice Through the Looking Glass, the Pete’s Dragon remake, and the live-action Beauty and the Beast starring Emma Watson out next spring. It also only refers to Disney live-action movies—so in other words excludes the exhaustive number of releases coming from Marvel, Star Wars, and Disney’s animated branch. … [Read more...] about Is Disney Headed For a Fairy-Tale Movie Bubble?
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In the late 1990s, he looked to capitalize on the Internet craze, offering animated “Webisodes” of comic-like action. Stan Lee Media also sought to reach out to Web-savvy youth through deals with pop artists the Backstreet Boys and Mary J. Blige. … [Read more...] about Comic Book Genius Stan Lee, Spider-Man Creator, Dies at 95
Zombies, of course, already had an extensive history in film, literature and legend, but Romero took matters in a new direction, bringing his undead creatures out of the realm of arcane, voodoo-related rituals and into a recognizable American world of farm houses, high rises and shopping malls. Romero would go on to write and direct five more films in his "Dead" sequence, but the template was firmly established in the first. For no reason we will ever discover, the dead have come back to life, and they are hungry. Mindless automatons driven by instinct and appetite, they are also carriers. Victims infected by their bite become zombies themselves, setting off a chain of infections with apocalyptic consequences. … [Read more...] about Book World: A definitive account of the zombie apocalypse
“She was very young when she left Hollywood,” Harper explained regarding why Durbin’s name isn’t as prominent as some of her peers today. “In 1949, she was released from her contract. She could have probably gone to MGM or another studio because she was still at the height of her acting abilities and her voice at her best. She had also completed 22 films by then. But at this point, she just had enough. She fled to Europe and completely turned her back to Hollywood.” … [Read more...] about Why ‘30s child star Deanna Durbin suddenly left Hollywood fame behind: Author
Literally translated, seven steps. The vows are repeated, this time spoken by the officiant. After each vow was spoken, the couple took one step, and after seven vows, had taken seven steps. The vows incuded “Let us provide for our household, stay in good health and carry out our duties and responsibilities to each other, our families and our tradition,” and “Let us acquire knowledge, happiness and harmony by mutual love, respect and trust,” among others. … [Read more...] about Bay Area match made in Bollywood: Multi-day wedding blends traditions