Lifetime to Produce Flint Water Crisis Movie Starring Cher

The city of Flint, Michigan is facing a major crisis, and has been since 2014: its water is contaminated with lead, making the water undrinkable. Michael Moore has called the Flint water crisis a “racial crime,” explaining that the town of Flint is a “very poor, majority African-American city,” and that as they have “no…


Emma Watson, Ryan Gosling Almost Co-starred in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Emma Watson in La La Land? Ryan Gosling as the Beast in Beauty and the Beast?! It may sound like the reality of an alternate universe, but lo and behold, this was almost exactly what went down. Last night during the Golden Globes, Mental Floss posted side-by-side screen caps from both of the movies on…


Amandla Stenberg Shaved Their Head For a Powerful New Role

Amandla Stenberg is a force to be reckoned with, and it seems their commitment to doing a role justice – especially one that presents a layered, complex story of class, racism and human rights – is self-evident. They posted an Instagram photo today after two weeks of radio silence, giving a bit of a debriefer on what…


Beauty and the Beast Releases New Poster

If you're basically crossing off dates on the calendar just waiting with bated breath for the live-action Beauty and the Beast, you are not alone. The movie, starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens, has built up a ton of intrigue over the past few months, and with each new trailer or clip, we get more…


Viola Davis wins Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for ‘Fences’ at the 2017 Golden Globes.

Actress Viola Davis just won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for her performance in the film Fences. Unfortunately, as the nominations were being announced by actor Michael Keaton, he stumbled over the titles, saying that Octavia Spencer was nominated for Hidden Fences instead of Hidden Figures. He got the…


Maisie Williams’s ‘iBoy’ Movie Trailer Debuts

Maisie Williams is pretty much always a hero. Whether she and Sophie Turner are being heroically good friends to each other IRL — shout out to Sophie's life-saver dress-fixing at the Golden Globes — or she's just playing Arya Stark on Game of Thrones, she's pretty much always inspiring us to be our most awesome.…


‘Legally Blonde 3’ a Possibility, Hints Reese Witherspoon

Elle Woods for President? Well … you never know. Could Legally Blonde’s inspiring, motivated heroine be coming back for a third installment? According to Reese Witherspoon, who memorably brought the blonde attorney to life onscreen for two films, it’s a possibility. Reese told E! that she’s open to getting back into Elle’s pink suit. “We’ve…


Netflix Releases Trailer for ‘Deidra & Laney Rob a Train’

Deidra & Laney Rob a Train is not your ordinary sister movie, but in its somewhat inventive premise, it shares important lessons of survival and resilience. The film is set to premiere at Sundance Film Festival on Jan. 23, and will drop on Netflix on March 17. After their mom is arrested and sent to…


Zac Efron Tweets Support for La La Land Composers at the Golden Globes

Just like his character in High School Musical, actor Zac Efron loves displaying his good sportsmanship and support for his teammates. In anticipation of tonight's Golden Globe Awards, Zac took to Twitter to shout out two of his current colleagues who are up for an award for La La Land. In his tweet, Zac wished…


A New ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Trailer Premiered at the Golden Globes 2017

If you're excited for Beauty and the Beast starring Emma Watson, you are in luck, because the new trailer came out tonight during the Golden Globes and. It. Is. EVERYTHING. The new clip was pretty short, but in those few seconds, we saw so much magic. Belle and the Beast showed glimmers of falling in…