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Eleanor Bergstein Talks 30 Years Of Dirty Dancing

Some films come and go, others stay with us forever. Some films remain niche, others resonate worldwide. In 1987, Dirty Dancing, starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey, was released to theaters and has become a cultural touchstone. It won an Oscar and Golden Globe for Best Original Song for “(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life,” and Swayze’s...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 58: Carrie Keagan, Author of ‘Everybody Curses I Swear!’

On this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast episode 58, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarra and I welcome the amazing Carrie Keagan, author of the new book Everybody Curses I Swear!: Uncensored Tales from the Hollywood Trenches. Carrie was the first person I got to chat with at a press junket, many years ago when I first started...

New ‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’ Clip Shows Alice In Action

Female franchise queen Milla Jovovich flexes her prowess in latest sneak peek. We’re only a few short weeks away from what is building up to be a thrilling conclusion to the Resident Evil films. In the latest look for Resident Evil: The Final Chapter we get to see Alice taking on new opponent Dr. Alexander Issacs (Iain Glen) and kicking...

Fans Petitioning to Make Leia an Official Disney Princess

Fans of Carrie Fisher have been in mourning since her death on December 27, 2016 due to a massive heart attack the Friday before. Many saw her as the iconic Princess Leia from the Star Wars franchise. Her character was best known as an instrumental figure within the Rebel Alliance. Because of this, some fans are now petitioning Disney, the new...