DIRTY LAUNDRY: Another Live Action Disney Movie Starring...

Light laundry today. Outside of some politics and deaths, nobody did anything REALLY ridiculous this weekend. -LBF

Aladdin, the live action film, has been cast. Lots of fresh faces except Will Smith will play the Genie. Guy Richie is directing. Not a fan. See: Swept Away. 

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Tim Burton also revealed the cast for the live-action Dumbo movie. Interesting...

This first look at Tim Burton's Dumbo is going to give you nightmares

There's a lot to be nervous about when it comes to Disney's new take on Dumbo. The studio's had a surprisingly strong success rate so far on its live-action remakes (from Cinderella to The Jungle Book), but with such a production-line approach to churning back up every animated classic in its catalogue, exhaustion is bound to kick in sooner or later.

First- The Rock for president. Then- Kid Rock for Senate. Now- Caitlyn Jenner for Senate?

CNN on Twitter

Caitlyn Jenner is the latest celebrity to float a run for political office in the age of President Trump https://t.co/AC21h6XH3x

Martin Landau died. Did you know that before he started acting, he was a cartoonist for the New York Daily News?

Rolling Stone on Twitter

Martin Landau, Oscar-winning 'Ed Wood,' 'Crimes & Misdemeanors' and 'North by Northwest' actor, dead at 89 https://t.co/NpHzAXQp7s

George Romero, the original zombie master, also died.

The New York Times on Twitter

George A. Romero, who created the modern zombie genre with his 1968 cult film, "Night of the Living Dead," has died https://t.co/Zd21EjWR0s

Stephen King on Twitter

Sad to hear my favorite collaborator--and good old friend--George Romero has died. George, there will never be another like you.

Oh wait! Someone did something ridiculous this weekend! Aaron Carter got arrested for a DUI.

USA TODAY Life on Twitter

Aaron Carter was arrested for DUI, marijuana possession and released on bail. His girlfriend remains in jail. https://t.co/DINGK8AWhq

War of the Planet of the Apes won the weekend box office. HOW?

See "one of the best conclusions to a trilogy in film history" in theaters today. Get your #WarForThePlanet tickets now. Link in bio.

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Planet of the Apes on Twitter

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