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Gone Girl – Quite The Absorbing Exercise In Misdirection!

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Nick and Amy Dunne has been married for five years – in fact, she disappears on the morning of the couple’s fifth anniversary. At first, Nick seems appropriately upset, but gradually his behaviour seems to be in conflict with his declared desire to find her. Did he kill her?

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A Cinderella Story: Once Upon A Song – Good Clean (Tween) Fun For the Family

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Coming to direct to DVD release from Warner Brothers Premiere on September 6th.

I’m a big fan of 1965 made for television Rogers & Hammerstein’s musical version of ‘Cinderella’ starring Lesley Ann Warren and Stuart Damon. When I was a little girl; on into my early teens, every time it was rerun, I would dance around the room and sing along with Cinderella as she waited for and met her Prince Charming. As  that long ago young girl, it was a magical feeling for me.

In 2008, Warner Brothers Premiere released ‘Another Cinderella Story: Dancing Ever After’ directed by Damon Santostefano and starring Selena Gomez and Drew Seeley. The film was a huge hit as a musical version of an old fairytale. A whole new generation of preteen and tween girls had a new Cinderella story to sing and dance along with.

Now along comes ‘A Cinderella Story- Once Upon a Song’  – also directed by Damon Santostefano – starring Lucy Hale (‘Pretty Little Liars’) in the title ‘Cinderella style’ role.

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