• School lesson plan claims Beauty and the Beast promotes domestic abuse
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    Mike P Williams

    School lesson plan claims Beauty and the Beast promotes domestic abuse

    A new controversial school lesson has been introduced which has caused a huge division amongst parents. The teachings dissect the 1991 animated classic and address the opinion that Belle is the victim of domestic abuse, say Metro. The plan, titled Racism/Sexism in Disney, was uploaded to the Times Educational Supplement website by an unknown professional and has so far been viewed over 11,000 times and downloaded 600.

  • Disney And Universal Dominate The 2015 Box Office
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    Mike P Williams

    Disney And Universal Dominate The 2015 Box Office

    Unless you’ve been living in space this year you’ll be aware of the massive movie hits that’ve hit cinemas over the summer. Notably, ‘Jurassic World’ and ‘’Age of Ultron’ demolished most of the competition, meaning big paydays for both Disney and Universal. - What Will Jurassic World 2 Be About?

  • See the Original Concept Art for Disney's Animated 'Cinderella' Movie
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    Jordan Zakarin

    See the Original Concept Art for Disney's Animated 'Cinderella' Movie

    Next month, Disney will release the latest live re-imagining of one of its animated classics, when director Kenneth Branagh unveils a new rendering of Cinderella. Cinderella’s cartoon-classic status comes thanks in no small part to the work of legendary artist and animator Mary Blair, whose concept art you can see above and below, courtesy of the new issue of Disney twenty-three magazine, the publication of Disney’s official fan club, D23. After joining Walt Disney’s studio in 1940, Blair would soon grow close to the founder of the Mouse House, joining his government-sponsored expedition to South America, which was intended to counter Nazi influence in the region.

  • 15 Frenzy-Worthy Films of 2015
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    Meriah Doty

    15 Frenzy-Worthy Films of 2015

    When we got going on our monster list of most anticipated movies coming out this year , we found ourselves constantly wanting to turn to the next page. 2015 is sizing up to be the most monstrous movie year of all — with mega-franchises like “The Avengers,” “The Hunger Games,” and “Star Wars” poised to break all kinds of box office records. (Thankfully “Avatar 2” is slated for 2016, otherwise our heads would explode!) Forget 2014, here are the year-from-now movies that have us wishing we could travel into the future: 1. “Star Wars: Episode VII” ZOMG.