Angelica Florio
Brooklyn-based writer obsessed with all things entertainment.

‘The Princess Switch’ Has An Original Christmas Song That’ll Be On All Your Holiday Playlists

In Netflix's new original Christmas film, The Princess Switch, a baker and a soon-to-be princess switch places after discovering that they look exactly alike. Vanessa Hudgens plays both Stacy, the baker from Chicago, and Margaret, the Duchess of…
By Angelica Florio

How The New ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Spectacularly Fails One Of Its Strongest Female Characters

Major spoilers ahead. In the new Fantastic Beasts film, titled The Crimes of Grindelwald, the series returns to its Hogwarts roots with the inclusion of a young Albus Dumbledore (Jude Law). Dumbledore isn't the only addition to the cast whom Harry…
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This New Netflix Holiday Movie Might Top ‘A Christmas Prince’ (Yeah, We Said It)

In Netflix's new original Christmas movie, The Princess Switch, Vanessa Hudgens plays two characters who happen to look exactly alike. Just like when Lindsay Lohan played twins in The Parent Trap and Hilary Duff played lookalikes in The Lizzie…
By Angelica Florio

The New ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Is A *Huge* Disappointment When It Comes To Dumbledore’s Past

In the new addition to the Potterverse, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, out Nov. 16, fans of J.K. Rowling's wizarding world will finally have a chance to watch the young version of Albus Dumbledore (Jude Law) in action. Of course, since…
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‘The Princess Switch’ Has Gives Netflix Users A New Charming Town To Fawn Over

In The Princess Switch, out Nov. 16, Vanessa Hudgens plays both a duchess and a commoner in a mixed-identity movie that's timed for the holidays. One of the women, Margaret, is the Duchess of Montenaro, which, if you're wondering, is not a real…
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The New ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Answers Some Questions But Leaves You With A Lot More

The new Fantastic Beasts movie, The Crimes of Grindelwald, hits theaters on Nov. 16, and it's another exciting event for Harry Potter fans. The Fantastic Beasts sequel is potentially even more exciting for fans of J.K. Rowling's children's fantasy…
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Her New Movie May Inspire Tig Notaro To Adopt & Her Explanation Will Leave You In Tears

Tig Notaro has made a career out of finding humor in unfortunate and downright grim situations. In her latest role, she plays a foster care social worker, contributing her offbeat sense of humor to lighten up some pretty sad scenes. As much as…
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‘Instant Family’ Star Rose Byrne Wants To Make You Laugh *And* Cry

In the new, heartwarming comedy Instant Family, out Nov. 16, a couple who find themselves stuck in a rut decide to look into becoming foster parents. Because children in the foster care system face challenges their peers don't, as an op-ed in The…
By Angelica Florio

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Being Told She's Too Emotional In 'On The Basis Of Sex' Is So Relatable

In the new trailer for the Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic, On the Basis of Sex, the Supreme Court justice's determination to end the subjugation of women takes center stage. In the movie, which comes out on Christmas, Felicity Jones plays Ginsburg as an…
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'Fantastic Beasts 2' Doesn't Just Pick Up Days After The First Movie's Events

The new Fantastic Beasts movie, The Crimes of Grindelwald, picks up after the events which took place in 2016's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, but not immediately. Screenwriter and Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling took to Twitter herself…
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You Need To See The ‘Stranger Things’ Cast’s Instagrams From Their Final Day Filming Season 3

When the Stranger Things cast posts behind-the-scenes photos and videos from their time together on set, it's usually an exciting day on social media for fans of the Netflix show. But on days like today, when Stranger Things Season 3 finishes…
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This Powerful Music Video About #MeToo Was Inspired By Christine Blasey Ford's Testimony

The night of Sept. 27, 2018 was a restless one for many Americans. Earlier in the day, the nation tuned in as Christine Blasey Ford testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee during Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation hearing. Those…
By Angelica Florio

Brush Up On The First ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Before You Apparate To The Theater For The Sequel

On Nov. 16, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald comes to theaters and muggles will again be transported into author J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World. The new film will pick up a year after Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them left off,…
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Why Rosamund Pike Almost Gave Up On ‘A Private War’ — And What Kept Her Going

In A Private War, out in select theaters now and opening nationwide on Nov. 16, Rosamund Pike plays the late American journalist Marie Colvin, who died in 2012 while covering the civil war in Syria. The movie shows Colvin leading something of a…
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Melissa & Joe Of 'RHONJ' Could Be In Trouble Next Season, According To 'Bustle Breakdown'

The new season of Real Housewives of New Jersey premieres Nov. 7, on Bravo, and it sounds like this season could be a game-changer for Jersey. The fact that Joe Giudice will likely be deported after he's released from jail in 2019 will surely draw…
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What To Watch On Netflix Once You’ve Worn Out ‘The Holiday Calendar’

For some people, Christmas season starts the minute that Halloween ends, and Netflix — with its top secret algorithm — knew that those people would want new Christmas content to watch to get into the spirit. So on Nov. 2, Netflix released a new…
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You Can Now Watch ‘Saved By The Bell’ Eps On Instagram — With A Major Twist

With all of the reboots and remakes happening, it's hard to imagine that TV shows of the '90s or '80s could infiltrate the entertainment landscape anymore than they already have, but now there's a whole new platform that's serving up nostalgia:…
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Netflix’s Magical New Christmas Romance Will Leave You Wanting More

After Netflix released the shockingly popular Christmas movie, A Christmas Prince in 2017, it makes sense that the platform would want to keep up that momentum and provide more original Christmas content this year. But since talking about potential…
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If You LOVED ‘A Christmas Prince,’ Netflix Has A New Festive Romance For You

This November ushers in a new era for Netflix, as the streaming service unleashes four new original Christmas movies — the sort that you may be more used to finding on The Hallmark Channel or Freeform. Technically, this era began in 2017 when the…
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Tiffany Haddish & Tika Sumpter Hope ‘Nobody’s Fool’ Makes You Feel Free To Be Your Messy Self

From the second that Tanya (Tiffany Haddish) and her sister Danica (Tika Sumpter) reunite after the former is released from jail in Nobody's Fool, their differences stand out more than their similarities. But they're both flawed and funny, like the…
By Angelica Florio