Emma Watson (Image Credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for Paramount Pictures) / Kristen Stewart (Image Credit: MyAlexis) / BEAUTY & THE BEAST (Image Credit: Walt Disney Pictures)

A Battle of ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Live-Action Adaptions has Begun!

Emma Watson (Image Credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for Paramount Pictures) / Kristen Stewart (Image Credit: MyAlexis) / BEAUTY & THE BEAST (Image Credit: Walt Disney Pictures)

Emma Watson (Image Credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for Paramount Pictures) / Kristen Stewart (Image Credit: MyAlexis) / BEAUTY & THE BEAST (Image Credit: Walt Disney Pictures)

If you haven’t heard yet, the classic tale of Beauty and the Beast won’t be receiving just one but TWO drastic makeovers in the near future. With the success of films such as Alice in Wonderland and Maleficent, and television series like Once Upon a Time and Beauty & the Beast, it comes as no surprise that the demand for more beloved stories coming to life is higher than ever. Studios are eager to give the people what they want, and both Disney and Warner Bros. have announced that they will be releasing a live-action version of Beauty and the Beast. The two films appear to have a long road of competition before them, so why not start now? The battle of the B&B’s is on! Continue reading

Is the lack of progress on the Fifty Shades of Grey movie causing fans to lose interest?

Image Credit: EL James

Image Credit: EL James

Since E.L. James’ best-selling novel “Fifty Shades of Grey” hit the bookshelves in June of 2011, rumors of a film adaption began to stir. After nearly a year of deliberation on whether or not it was possible for a film to suit the erotic genre of the popular novel, all the rumors were finally put to rest. On March 26, 2012, Focus Features and Universal Pictures announced that they had bought the rights to the film adaption of “Fifty Shades of Grey,” setting fans and fan sites in a frenzy. Even though many had their ideal Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele already in mind, knowing that casting could soon be decided took the world and the fandom by storm. Continue reading