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Twitter thread “Mary Sue” sparks debate about unpopular leading women

The reason there are so many unlikeable heroines is because Hollywood is involved in the Mary Sue series – so says one writer…which has been described as straight-up misogyny. Fella’s name Joshua Lysick Who has written a lot of books over the years? He took to Twitter this week to lay out a very long …

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Will Smith and the director of “Emancipation” defend the slave film

One of the biggest wild cards of this year’s award season is… ReleaseBiographical slavery epic starring Will Smith. It’s also the competitor with the most baggage, thanks to its stardom and controversial subject matter. The AppleTV+ movie, which is in select theaters now and airs December 9, comes just nine months after the Academy Awards …

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Disney+ Unveils New Lucasfilm Collection With Over 60 Movies And Shows

Disney+ has added a new collection to its service that brings together a slew of Lucasfilm projects, most of them Star Wars. When it comes to these groups on the streaming service, more often than not, they are created in anticipation of an upcoming project. For example, there was a previously created Black Panther pack …

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Michael Shannon and Jessica Chastain make George and Tammy Singh

Photo: Dana Hawley/Showtime If musical biographies often seem redundant, it’s because the lives of many famous musicians have taken a similarly precipitous turn. Success on the charts often goes hand in hand with drinking or drug problems, adultery, disagreements with managers, arguments with collaborators, and strained marriages. We’ve seen it all before in Oscar-nominated movies …

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Emma Corinne explains the difficulties of “figuring out” their gender identity

‘It’s an embrace of different parts of myself’: Emma Corinne explains difficulties of ‘discovering’ their gender identity while working as an actor The Crown star, 26, identifies as non-binary and goes by their/their pronouns as of last year By Kenzie Devine for Mailonline published: 5:09 PM EST, December 4, 2022 | Updated: 5:22 p.m. ET, …

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Bob McGrath, the original star of Sesame Street who started the show in 1967, has died at the age of 90

Bob McGrath who was one of the original stars of Sesame Street has passed away at the age of 91. McGrath appeared in the pilot in 1969 and went on to appear in another 47 seasons. The family published the news of the actor’s death on his official Facebook page. Our father, Bob McGrath, passed …

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‘Emancipation’ Producer Apologizes For Bringing Portrait Of Man Escaped And Inspirational Film To Premiere

Joey McFarland has apologized after controversy over his red carpet walk Release The premiere with the original image of an enslaved man known as Peter inspired the film. “I sincerely apologize to all those I have offended by bringing a picture of Peter to me Release “Premiere,” the Oscar-nominated producer said in an Instagram post …

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10 Movies And TV Shows That Accurately Depict Mental Health

Television shows and movies have a mixed history of accurately portraying the experiences of people with mental illness. As our society becomes more understanding of mental illness, and with efforts to reduce stigma, it makes sense that popular culture would do a better job of reflecting reality. Related: The 10 Greatest Westerns of All Time, …

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‘Airplanes, Trains & Autos’ Editor Paul Hirsch Reveals The Secret History Of Newly Released Deleted Scenes

Planes, Trains, and Cars may be an unlikely choice for a 4K transfer, but the 35th Anniversary Blu-ray of John Hughes’ comedy classic from Paramount is a must-see for one very good reason: It contains 75 minutes of never-before-seen deleted and extended scenes. . For John Hughes nerds and “planes, trains, and cars” fans, this …

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