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Beauty and the Beast Is an Almost Flawless Beauty!

Belle (Emma Watson) in Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, a live-action adaptation of the studio’s animated classic directed by Bill Condon.

Disney’s latest attempt at translating one of its classic animated films to live-action is a beauty, if a bit flawed.

For the live-action take, the script was tweaked to allow Belle to be even more independent (and less of a Stockholm Syndrome sufferer) and a late tweak include a couple of blink-and-you’ll-miss-it gay moments. Neither of these tweaks is a flaw.

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Legion: You Really Can’t Go Home Again!

LEGION — “Chapter 6” – Season 1, Episode 6 (Airs Wednesday, March 15, 10:00 pm/ep) — Pictured: (l-r) Dan Stevens as David Haller, Aubrey Plaza as Lenny “Cornflakes” Busker. CR: Michelle Faye/FX

When David returns to the place where it all began, he and Syd and Melanie Byrd’s team find themselves in a very familiar setting – a heightened version of the same mental institution from Legion (FX, Wednesdays, 10/9C):  Episode 1.

Creepy? You bet!

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Legion: Journey to the Center of Your Mind(s)!

LEGION — “Chapter 4” – Season 1, Episode 4 (Airs Wednesday, March 1, 10:00 pm/ep) — Pictured: Dan Stevens as David Haller. CR: Michelle Faye/FX

When we left David Haller, he was unconscious while his girlfriend Syd Barrett and their fellow mutants – Melanie Bird and Ptonomy Wallace – had returned from their trip inside his mind with no apparent side effects.

In Chapter Four of FX’s Legion (Wednesdays, 11/10C), the search is to find David and bring him back to the ‘real’ world.

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Legion – Noah Hawley’s Unorthodox Marvel Series Shines!

LEGION — “Chapter 1” (Airs Wednesday, February 8. 10pm/ep) — Dan Stevens as David Haller. CF:FX

Legion (FX, Thursdays, 9/8C) is based on a mutant character from Marvel’s X-titles. In the comics, he’s the son of Professor Charles Xavier and has amazing mental abilities that he isn’t completely sure of and definitely not in complete control of.

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Pure Disney Magic Trailer: Beauty and and the Beast!

Emma Watson and Dan Stevens) star in Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, a live-action adaptation of the studio’s animated classic directed by Bill Condon.

The trailer for Walt Disney Studio’s Beauty and the Beast is the most detailed we’ve seen, so far.

We learn a bit more about its unique heroine, the Beast and his staff and see a bit more of the preening Gason. More importantly, we get a glimpse of how special the relationship is between Belle and her father.

The trailer suggests that Beauty and the Beast will be another soon-to-be classic example of pure Disney magic. Check it out after the break.

Beauty and the Beast opens on March 17th.

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Teasers To Break/Mend/Invade Your Mind: Legion!

FX’s Legion is like nothing you’ve ever seen. So are the network’s latest teasers for the series.

As strange things happen on screen, a calm voice asks questions – he could be a psychiatrist asking a patient questions about a series of motion-Rorschach cards.

The effect is unique – as is the series.

Legion premieres on Wednesday, February 8th. The teasers follow the break.

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Dancing Kaiju Trailer: Colossal!

A giant monster appears out of thin air in Seoul, South Korea – and it appears to be remotely controlled by a character in North America!

Colossal stars Anne Hathaway, Jason Sudeikis and Dan Stevens. The first trailer – which as warped as the film’s description would suggest – follows the break. It premieres on April 7th.

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Key Trailer Heralds Premiere Date for FX’s Legion!

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Noah Hawley’s take on Marvel mutants, FX drama Legion – now has a premiere date and a nifty new trailer.

How nifty is the trailer? Melanie bird (Jean Smart) is seen telling series lead David Heller (Dan Stevens) that he’s been fed a string of lies regarding his mental condition – and that’s just the start!

Legion will premiere on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. The nifty new trailer follows the break. – along with more details on the series.

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A Legion of Promos: Noah Hawley’s Legion!

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Noah Hawley’s Legion has been racking up cool promos for a few days now.

The series, which follows Charles Xavier’s son, David Haller – whose ‘schizophrenia’ may be something else entirely, will premiere on FX in February.

Follow the jump to check out all four promos to date – from the first trailer to a teaser that suggests David might be getting a handle on his gifts…

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