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  • Emma Watson says she's 'self-partnered' not single

    11/05/2019 8:11:58 AM PST · by EdnaMode · 57 replies
    CNN ^ | November 5, 2019 | Rory Sullivan
    Emma Watson has said she prefers to call herself "self-partnered" rather than single as she approaches her 30th birthday. Watson, 29, who rose to fame as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, coined the phrase in an interview with British Vogue in which she discussed the pressures of turning 30. [snip] Speaking of how she had never believed the "'I'm happy single' spiel," she added: "It took me a long time, but I'm very happy [being single]. I call it being self-partnered." The new phrase is reminiscent of actor Gwyneth Paltrow's use of the term "conscious uncoupling" to describe...
  • Hollywood Producer Calls For the Murder of Covington Catholic Kids (tr)

    01/20/2019 5:45:39 PM PST · by EdnaMode · 76 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | January 20, 2019 | Cristina Laila
    Jack Morrissey, a Hollywood Producer who is known for projects such as Beauty and the Beast and the Twilight Saga, called for minor teen high school boys to be murdered in a violent, gruesome manner. Mr. Morrissey joined the hate-filled media and piled on the Covington Catholic students after deceptively edited videos of the teens were posted to Twitter accusing them of harassing a Native American man. Full video of the incident shows the teens did nothing wrong — they were ambushed by blacks calling them “crackers” and the Native Indian man is a far left activist who harassed the...
  • Roy Dotrice, Nimble British Actor Familiar on Both Sides of Atlantic, Dies at 94

    10/17/2017 8:00:20 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 21 replies
    The New York Times ^ | October 16, 2017 | Robert D. McFadden
    Roy Dotrice, a British stage, film and television actor who began performing as a prisoner of war in Germany and worked in Britain and America for six decades, notably in one-man shows portraying Abe Lincoln, the diarist John Aubrey and other historical figures, died on Monday at his home in London. He was 94... While he kept a home in London, Mr. Dotrice lived in Los Angeles and worked mostly in the United States after 1980. He appeared in New York stage productions of Ibsen’s “An Enemy of the People” (1985) and Harold Pinter’s “The Homecoming” (1991). On film, he...
  • Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast' Waltzing Past $1B at Global Box Office

    04/13/2017 7:34:52 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 8 replies
    Yahoo News via Hollywood Reporter ^ | -4/13/2017 | Pamela McClintock, The Hollywood Reporter
    Beauty and the Beast is joining the billion-dollar club at the worldwide box office. Director Bill Condon‘s update of Disney‘s classic 1991 animated film likely will achieve the milestone by Thursday. (The entry of The Fate of the Furious in a handful of foreign markets on Wednesday is clouding the forecast.) On Tuesday, Beauty, starring Emma Watson as Belle, grossed $9.7 million for a worldwide total of $993.2 million. The tentpole has earned $435.9 million domestically and $557.3 million overseas, led by China ($85.2 million) and the U.K. ($75.3 million). Disney has plenty of reason to celebrate. Beauty and the...
  • Did you know the Beauty and the Beast costumes were crafted in India?

    03/21/2017 6:55:45 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 19 replies
    Elle ^ | 03/21/2017 | BY HASINA KHATIB
    While Disney was creating magic onscreen with their live-action retelling of the Beauty and the Beast tale, Indian artisans were weaving their own form of magic offscreen through Belle’s wardrobe. Sinéad O’Sullivan, assistant costume designer of the movie, will have you know that doing justice to the eighteenth century aesthetic is no small feat. When it came to commissioning exquisite French floral designs for Belle’s costumes, she spread her web wide and of course, caught on to the good artisans of Bhuj, Gujarat. As part of her commitment to the ‘Who made my clothes’ initiative, O’Sullivan shared the story of...
  • ‘Beauty and the Beast’ to Open in Malaysia With ‘Gay Moment’ Intact

    03/21/2017 6:42:24 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 27 replies
    The Wrap ^ | 03/21/2017 | Tony Maglio
    Disney’s massive box office hit “Beauty and the Beast” will open in Malaysia after all, and “with no cuts.” Yes, that means the film’s highly publicized “gay moment” will remain intact over there.“We are pleased to announce that Disney’s ‘Beauty And The Beast’ has now been approved to be released in Malaysia with no cuts, with a PG-13 rating,” the Walt Disney Company of Malaysia told the New Straits Times. “Be our guest when the film opens in Malaysian cinemas on March 30, 2017.”Malaysian theater giant Golden Screen Cinemas confirmed the news on Twitter this morning: BEAUTY AND THE...
  • Faithless Disney, Empty Malick [Beauty & the Beast]

    03/17/2017 10:48:21 AM PDT · by C19fan · 30 replies
    National Review ^ | March 17, 2017 | Armond White
    The classic 1946 French version of Beauty and the Beast (La Belle et la Bęte) featured an opening epigraph that explained the concept behind director Jean Cocteau’s live-action fairy tale: “Children believe what we tell them. They have complete faith in us.” That faith gets compromised in the new live-action musical Beauty and the Beast. Its attempt to sneakily indoctrinate children (and adults) into Disney Corporation banality recasts the nature of parent-child (and Hollywood-consumer) relations so that that bond is subsumed in state-sponsored political correctness. This new version — with its feminist Belle (Emma Watson), a crude, chauvinist-male Beast (Dan...
  • ‘Beauty and the Beast’ shelved in Malaysia (62% Muslim Population)

    03/14/2017 11:01:49 AM PDT · by brucedickinson · 49 replies
    Page Six ^ | 3-14-2017 | Staff
    Walt Disney has shelved the release of its new movie “Beauty and the Beast” in mainly Muslim Malaysia, even though film censors said Tuesday it had been approved with a minor cut involving a “gay moment.” The country’s two main cinema chains said the movie, due to begin screening Thursday, has been postponed indefinitely. No reason was given.
  • Children under 16 can’t see ‘Beauty and the Beast’ in Russia (Movie Given a 16+ rating)

    03/08/2017 10:27:18 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 12 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 03/08/2017
    MOSCOW — Children under age 16 won’t be able to go to the new Disney film “Beauty and the Beast” in Russia because it includes a gay character, the Russian Culture Ministry said Tuesday. The ministry told The Associated Press in an emailed statement that its decision for the 16-plus rating followed petitions by lawmaker Vitaly Milonov, known for his ultraconservative views, petitioned for the live-action film to be banned. In a letter released Saturday by the RIA Novosti news agency, Milonov protested the screening of a movie that disseminates “overt and shameless propaganda of sin and sexual perversion under...
  • All About That So called, ‘Gay Moment’ in ‘Beauty and the Beast’: We Answer Your Burning Questions

    03/08/2017 10:18:36 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 50 replies
    Yahoo Movies ^ | 03/08/2017 | Gwynne Watkins
    For the past few days, the Internet has been exploding over the news that Beauty and the Beast (in theaters March 17) has what director Bill Condon called Disney’s first “exclusively gay moment.” In the remake of the 1991 animated film, the character of LeFou (Josh Gad), aide-de-camp to the villain Gaston (Luke Evans), appears to be in love with his captain. Thanks to a second, new character, LeFou’s storyline resolves in a moment of self-acceptance. But Condon has since said that his quote was “overblown,” and indeed, once audiences see the film, they’ll likely decide that the so-called controversy...
  • ‘Beauty and the Beast’: Russia Bars Children Under 16 From Seeing Film Over Gay Character

    03/07/2017 3:28:49 PM PST · by Timpanagos1 · 35 replies
    Variety ^ | 3/7/17 | Leo Barraclough
    Children in Russia will be barred from watching Disney’s live-action movie “Beauty and the Beast” due to its inclusion of a gay character. Russia’s culture minister Vladimir Medinsky has imposed a 16+ rating on the film after it was alleged that the film contravened the country’s law prohibiting “gay propaganda” aimed at minors. The rating is now prominently displayed on Disney’s Russian website.
  • Franklin Graham Calls for Christian boycott of Disney's ‘Beauty and the Beast’ (opens March 17)

    03/05/2017 7:52:54 PM PST · by drewh · 84 replies
    Biz Pac Review ^ | March 5, 2017 | Scott Morefield
    Will Christians roll over and allow Disney to push their LGBT agenda on an audience entirely too young to be exposed to this nonsense by buying a ticket, and thereby supporting, the studio’s highly anticipated remake of a beloved children’s classic? Conservative evangelist Franklin Graham is calling on Christians to put their money where their mouth is when it comes to the upcoming Disney Beauty and the Beast remake. View image on Twitter View image on Twitter Follow Franklin Graham ✔ @Franklin_Graham I met Walt Disney when I was a young boy—He'd be shocked at what has happened to the...
  • Proof That ‘Beauty And The Beast’ Will Tear Up March B.O. Records: Pre-Sales Are Through The Roof

    03/07/2017 6:07:17 AM PST · by C19fan · 22 replies
    Deadline Hollywood ^ | March 6, 2017 | Anthony D'Alessandro
    Disney’s Beauty and the Beast doesn’t open for another 11 days, however, Fandango today indicated that the live-action feature adaptation of the Oscar-winning 1991 animated pic is already beating the pre-sales of both Captain America: Civil War and Finding Dory.
  • Jiminy Cricket! Disney goes gay

    03/01/2017 2:18:09 PM PST · by seanmerc · 51 replies ^ | 1 Mar 17 | Todd Starnes
    The folks who gave us Mickey Mouse and Goofy have decided it’s time for your children to enjoy same-sex romance while they slurp down their Fruit Loops. Disney just broadcast their very first gay cartoon kiss. It happened during the second season of “Star vs The Forces of Evil,” a cartoon broadcast on Disney XD. An audience scene shows two guys kissing and a later scene show two ladies sharing an intimate moment.
  • Vintage U.S. Navy Photo: "Beauty and the Beast" - Panama City, 6th November 1945

    06/24/2013 7:05:32 PM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 20 replies
    Retronaut ^ | November 1945 | Retronaut
    “Jada were a popular night club act at Club Lido in Panama City. Not surprisingly, her routine was entitled “Beauty and the Beast”. She is shown here performing for the sailors of the US Task Force 11, while they were on leave. The troops were on their way to New York City to participate in Navy Day celebrations, but made a stop before passing through the Panama Canal.”
  • Michelle Obama and Sarah Palin Must Have Lunch Together

    03/12/2010 3:29:10 PM PST · by La Enchiladita · 27 replies · 724+ views
    Jewish Journal of Los Angeles ^ | March 12, 2010 | Ilana Angel
    I have questions I want answered. If anyone has can answer them for me, please do. It’s important to note that I am not interested in opinions. Opinions are what got us into this mess. I want answers. I want to know when we decided as a nation, that it was ok to not be decent to each other. I want to understand how it is possible that just because a woman has different opinions than you, she can be compared to Hitler. I need for someone to explain to me how a young girl can go for a run,...
  • BEST Obama parody ever! Barack Obama's "Be Our Guest"

    11/03/2008 4:15:36 PM PST · by UltraConservative · 9 replies · 731+ views
    YouTube ^ | 11/3/08 | Ben Shapiro
    Watch this video. It is Lumiere from Beauty and the Beast singing "Be Our Guest" -- Barack Obama's version. The lyrics: Ma chere Mademoiselle, it is with deepest pride and greatest pleasure that we welcome you tonight. And now we invite you to relax, let us pull up a chair as the government proudly presents - your dinner! Be our guest! Be our guest! Put our service to the test Give your money to the IRS, And we'll provide the rest Welfare check Free health care Why, we always do what's fair! Try abortion! Costs no money! Don't believe me?...
  • Photo In The News: DNA-Based Neanderthal Face Unveiled

    09/19/2008 7:20:56 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 60 replies · 2,703+ views
    National Geographic News ^ | September 17, 2008 | David Braun
  • Hillary Clinton turns to Chelsea in a bid to soften her image

    01/27/2007 5:50:27 PM PST · by bruinbirdman · 87 replies · 2,857+ views
    The Telegraph ^ | 1/28/07 | Philip Sherwell
    When her father Bill ran for the presidency in 1992, Chelsea Clinton was a gawky 12-year-old with braces and a mop of crinkly hair, ill at ease in front of the cameras. Some 15 years later, her mother Hillary has assigned her daughter a crucial role in the family's latest White House campaign as the former First Lady hopes to firm up support among women voters with a "mum strategy". Standing together: Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Miss Clinton, 26, who now works for a Wall Street hedge fund, has not appeared alongside her mother since the New York senator launched...
  • Bill Clinton and Laura Bush: Powerful Partners

    09/21/2006 10:22:00 PM PDT · by kingattax · 18 replies · 952+ views
    FoxNews ^ | September 21, 2006 | Greta Van Susteren (Greta's blog)
    I have also posted pics from Wednesday. We interviewed the first lady in a room at her hotel and then followed her to the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) where she was former President Clinton's lead guest. We were there when the former president greeted her and then when he introduced her to the many guests attending the CGI. As both President Clinton and Mrs. Bush spoke, pictures were posted on a large screen in the room. I took a few pics of those images to give you and idea of what the CGI is and what the attendees saw as...