Beauty and the Beast (2017) review

MV5BMTUwNjUxMTM4NV5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwODExMDQzMTI@._V1_SY1000_CR0,0,674,1000_AL_When my sisters and I were younger, I was always Cinderella, my youngest sister was Snow White and the other one was Belle. Kind of ironic, because nowadays she hates to read and she really looks at the appearance of men. But even though I was always Cinderella, that didn’t mean I didn’t like Beauty and the Beast as a kid. No, to be honest, I loved this movie. And after I grew up, I realized that I became more and more like Belle. In my community, I’m this odd little girl who likes to read and dream of far away places.

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Hidden Figures (2016) review

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Hairspray (2007) review

mv5bmtiymtmznziynv5bml5banbnxkftztcwmjm1ndk0mq-_v1_uy268_cr00182268_al_“Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.” – IMDB

For months, maybe years, my friends have been trying to show me this movie. Normally I never watch these kind of movies with my family and apparently this shocked them. It was just unacceptable that I hadn’t seen this movie yet.

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La La Land (2016) review

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“Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.” – IMDB

 

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