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Mattel Launches New Fairy Tale Doll Line

Mattel Launches New Fairy Tale Doll Line by Michelle Lawhorn Mattel has just launched a new venture that’s sure to be just as sweet and adorable as ever! A spin-off of Mattel’s wildly successful Monster High toy line and webseries, Ever After High follows the same basic formula as its predecessor (teen children of famous fictional creations attending high school ...

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Patrick Stewart in the Media

Patrick Stewart had a fun day in the “Multimedia-verse” today as he sparked some “controversy” with this Tweet; How could the Captain not have ever had pizza in all his 73 years! After a flurry of “really” and ” Oh my God, you haven’t tried pizza before?”, Steward quickly posted a follow up Tweet to clear the air regarding the ...

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"Tyrion" Joining the X-Men

“Tyrion” Joining the X-Men by Olga A. We always suspected that he had a whole array of special powers lurking underneath the unassuming exterior. Tyrion Lannister may have just betrayed himself – as he was spotted near the X-Men: Days of Future Past set. Hanging out with the Wolverine and the rest of the unnaturally-talented gang, undoubtedly. Although spotting a ...

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Evangeline Lilly Discusses Tauriel

From the latest issue of Total Film magazine, Evangeline Lilly discusses her character Tauriel the elf warrior in Peter Jackson’s adaptation of Tolkien’s The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. This character, as lovers of the books know, is not a character in Tolkien’s world. This has set some fans of the books on edge about this new, non-canonical character. However, the ...

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Fox and Marvel's Conflict Over Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch

From Movie Web – An interesting conflict has developed between two studios and their major film franchises: 20th Century Fox’s X-Men: Days of Future Past and Marvel Studio’s The Avengers 2. Both hold the rights to use the comic book characters Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch, who are also mutant children of Magneto and members of both superhero teams. Possibly, this means that movie-goers will see two ...

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Game of Thrones: A Political Game?

Game of Thrones: A Political Game? by Olga A. With a little bit of luck and imagination, you can find a common ground for pretty much any two given subjects. Pop music and geology? No problem. Cute kittens and the peace-building process? Sure. Shoes that fit badly and the good against evil struggle? Now that’s a topic after my liking! ...

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Christopher Lee Releases New Metal Album

Christopher Lee Releases New Metal Album by Michelle Lawhorn If you’ve ever even remotely thought that Christopher Lee’s voice could easily be used in a rocking metal song, you’d be right. The highly accomplished actor (Dracula, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Ivanhoe, The Last Unicorn) will be releasing his second album (yes, his SECOND), “Charlemagne: The Omens of Death”, ...

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Disney Star Wars Princesses

Disney Star Wars Princesses by Michelle Lawhorn With the acquisition of LucasFilm by Disney last October, the Internet has been flooded with fanart of Star Wars characters in the Disney-verse and vice verse. Here is but a sampling of some of our favorite princesses taking up their light-sabers and blasters. Aurora and Leia: Look out, ladies! We’ve got a butt-kicker ...

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Happy Birthday to Sir Ian McKellen!

Happy Birthday to our favorite Wizard and magnetically charged villain, Sir Ian McKellen born May 25, 1939! Ian McKellen is an English actor.The recipient of multiple Laurence Olivier Awards, a Tony Award, a Golden Globe Award, two Academy Award nominations, and five Emmy Award nominations, McKellen’s work spans genres ranging from Shakespearean and modern theatre to popular fantasy and science ...

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EA to Announce Plans for Future Star Wars Games at E3

EA to Announce Plans for Future Star Wars Games at E3 by Michelle Lawhorn As Legendarium reported earlier this month, EA Games is now the exclusive publisher for the Star Wars video game franchise. Although the publisher has said that no new games will be released before 2014, they will be announcing their plans for the newly-acquired license at E3 ...

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