Early reactions to A Wrinkle in Time praise movie’s ambition, but find major faults in the adaptation

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Early reactions to A Wrinkle in Time praise movie’s ambition, but find major faults in the adaptation

Disney’s A Wrinkle in Time enjoyed its L.A. premiere last night and early reactions to the film (adapted from Madeleine L’Engle’s 1962 novel of the same name) have slowly been trickling online. Some are full of praise while others note that the movie falls flat despite the noblest of intentions and….

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(Originally posted 2018-02-28 01:24:29)

Disney Is Doing an Animated TV Reboot of The Rocketeer With a New, Female Hero

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Disney Is Doing an Animated TV Reboot of The Rocketeer With a New, Female Hero

A couple of years ago, we heard Disney was pulling together a script for a long-awaited cinematic return to its cult classic The Rocketeer, with an African-American woman in the titular role. But now the company has officially unveiled a separate reboot—except this one is a Disney Junior series.

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(Originally posted 2018-02-28 01:25:44)

Douglas Adams’ lost Doctor Who story becomes rather a fun book

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Douglas Adams’ lost Doctor Who story becomes rather a fun book

Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy author Douglas Adams wrote three Doctor Who scripts — but only two of them made it to the screen. The third, “Shada,” was killed halfway through filming by one of the strikes that the British used to be famous for. And since then, we’ve had a terr…

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(Originally posted 2018-02-27 20:30:45)