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Oct302017

Beauty vs Beast: Float With Me

Jason from MNPP here - as Nathaniel mentioned in yesterday's box office rundown the latest version of Stephen King's It has officially become the highest grossing horror film of all time now. And what with tomorrow being Halloween this week seemed a great chance to face down the story's Good Guys (And Girl) versus its Bad Guy with our "Beauty vs Beast" contest. It has a great legendary Bad Guy, one of the best ever. But can you actually root for him against a bunch of damaged nerds? I mean if we were talking about the 1990 miniseries I would give this question an emphatic "Heck Yes" but it's a little bit tougher with the remake...

PREVIOUSLY Y'all were feeling more Sense than Sensibility last week, giving Emma Thompson a solid 67% of your vote in last week's tribute to Ang Lee's classic film. Said lylee:

"Yay for Emma leading! It helps that I've always found Elinor vastly more compelling than Marianne as a character. They're both wonderful, but this I think is my favorite Emma performance. And yes, bonus for penning the screenplay. I still go back to her screenplay diaries (which *everyone* should read) when I want a pick-me-up."

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I love Pennywise. What a drama queen.. “Am I not real enough for you Billy!?”

October 30, 2017 | Unregistered Commenterchoog

Shouldn’t it say “He can be who ever you don’t want him to be”? 😉

October 30, 2017 | Unregistered CommenterMarek

Tie between Beverley and Pennywise. You can keep all the boys. They bring little to the table compared to those drama gals with demons.

October 30, 2017 | Unregistered Commentercatbaskets

Pennywise! I don't see how this one is even a contest.

October 30, 2017 | Unregistered CommenterJoe

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