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Review: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

After all the hype around the movie, I wanted to read The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky. So I started reading the book with some expectations. 298 more words


Thoughts On: Disney's Beauty & The Beast

Disney appear to be on a bit of a mission to remake a lot of their classic films; whether this is necessary is debatable, but I did enjoy this latest outing allowing me a bit of a return to my childhood. 339 more words


Beauty and the Beast Review

With this 2017 update of Beauty and the Beast, we enter the third year of Disney’s seemingly very long term plan of remaking all their old animated classics in live action. 810 more words

Beauty and the Beast (2017)

  • Directed by Bill Condon
  • Starring Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, and Luke Evans
  • Written by Stephen Chbosky and Evan Spiliotopoulos
  • Musical, Romance
  • PG
  • 129 mins.
  • 17 March 2017…
  • 1,341 more words
Movie Review

The Feminist Trappings of Disney's Live-Action 'Beauty and the Beast' Can't Hide Its Traditional Romance Plot

If you come to Disney’s new live-action Beauty and the Beast hoping for something along the lines of Ever After: A Cinderella Story — a live-action fairytale adaptation grounded in a relatively realistic setting — well, sorry to disappoint. 1,152 more words


Be Beauty and the Beast's guest, with a brand new Belle who is more than just a window-dressing damsel

There’s no stopping the Disney remake train – get on or get out of the way is my advice. Since 2010, live-action versions of Alice in Wonderland, Sleeping Beauty (a.k.a. 744 more words


The Perks Of Being A Wallflower

Quotes that changed my life from a book and a movie that changed my life,

I hope they do the same for you.
“We accept the love we think we deserve.” 195 more words