Our Wishes Have Been Granted! 14 Upcoming Live-Action Disney Movies

Our Wishes Have Been Granted! 14 Upcoming Live-Action Disney Movies

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Great news, Disney fans! The company has had such great success with live-action films like, Cinderella (2015), The Jungle Book (2016), and Beauty and the Beast (2017), that they’ve decided to turn tons of your favorite Disney classics into live-action productions. There are also some bonus ones in here too.   We’ve compiled a list of the live-action films that Disney has in the works in order of their expected release date.      1. Christopher Robin (Expected release date: August 3, 2018)    Image Via The Film Experience   This live-action movie will feature a grown-up, working class Christopher Robin, played by Ewan McGregor. Robin will encounter …

A Feminist Re-Telling of The Little Mermaid? YES PLEASE.

A Feminist Re-Telling of The Little Mermaid? YES PLEASE.

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Irish author and famous feminist Louise O’Neill has announced that her new book will be a retelling of Hans Christian Anderson’s classic tale “The Little Mermaid,” seen through a searing feminist lens.    The book, entitled “The Surface Breaks,” will be published in the UK in May 2018, with the US publication date still to be announced. The story takes place beneath the sea off the Irish coast and centers around a mermaid, Gaia, who dreams of being human.    Image Courtesy of Independent   A spokesperson for the publisher, Scholastic, said that in the book “Christian Andersen’s dark, original fairy tale is reimagined…with the stunning, …