Well, several more toy adaptations, really, when you look at the wider film industry. A film based on tiny Hot Wheels cars is cooking at Warner Bros., along with the aforementioned Barbie, and a He Man Masters of the Universe movie is in the works at Sony. Joining them? Today s announcement of an American Girl dolls movie happening at MGM.The American Girl doll brand was introduced in 1986, and became a sensation in the 1990s and 2000s. The series features various girl characters with historically inspired backstories, such as Kitt Kittredge, a young girl growing up during the American Great Depression, or Josefina, a Hispanic girl from 1824 New Mexico. The series was previously adapted as a low budget film in 2008 Kitt Kittredge: An American Girl starred Abigail Breslin as the title character. Now, it seems MGM and Mattel want to explore a more ambitious adaptation for the property.
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Sponsored byHot TakeThought ExperimentSelf ExplanatoryWhy Is This Happening?Share this Hot TakeEvan Siegfried At Trump Putin summit, Trump #x27;s behavior was so un American that Republicans in Congress should censure him The GOP must stand up to the president #x27;s egregious debasement of America, its institutions and our allies. Jul.17.2018 3:03 PM ETPresident Donald Trump meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland, on July 16, 2018.Kevin Lamarque ReutersGet the Think newsletter.SUBSCRIBEDuring Donald Trump's campaign for president, he claimed that Barack Obama had weakened the United States and that the world was laughing at us. He promised to make "America strong again and restore international respect for the nation, something many reasonable Republicans thought was necessary after Obama's failure to successfully conclude the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, his inability to contain ISIS and his lack of action in Syria after President Bashar Assad crossed his "red line." Yet, Trump's stunningly disastrous performance in Helsinki on Monday perfectly encapsulates how he has failed to fix anything over the course of his presidency.Monday s summit between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin was an utter failure for the United States and its allies but, as Trump tells it, America won because we are getting along with Russia now by virtue of forsaking our uniquely American values.
President Donald Trump is ordering the Pentagon to create the first new US military service branch in seven decades to establish "American dominance in space," and while experts quickly knocked the idea as premature there's no doubt that space is a warfighting domain. As it stands, the Russia and China both have tested missiles that could bring the US to its knees by crippling its satellites.
The first round of 2018 CMT Music Awards performers have been revealed, and the list is nothing short of star studded. Luke Bryan, Kelly Clarkson, Blake Shelton, Sam Hunt, Kelsea Ballerini and Chris Stapleton will bring their hits to Nashville #39;s Bridgestone Arena on June 6.Clarkson #39;s performance marks her CMT Music Awards debut, which will also serve as the premiere of her rendition of The Guess Who #39;s "American Woman." The current Voice judge recorded a power note filled version of the rock classic for the upcoming Paramount Network series of the same title, which will debut the next night at 10 p.m. ET.
AMERICAN IDOL ABC's "American Idol" judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan with host Ryan Seacrest. (ABC Eric Liebowitz) ( 2017 American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. All rights reserved. )
The latest episode of the FX series shows us Cunanan;s first and second murders (before he fled to Chicago to kill Lee Miglin and finally Versace) and how he was living a relatively low key life he even had a boyfriend ...who rejected his marriage proposal.True or false? No one 's really sure, and the family of David Madson, Cunanan 's second victim and supposed romantic partner, isn 't saying. But before Cunanan killed him, he killed Madson 's friend, Jeffrey Trail. And in another twist, Trail was also Cunanan 's friend. Also maybe another romantic parter for Cunanan, but once again, that 's all unconfirmed since Trail 's family denies that the two were linked in that way.
The company said that "Luciana Vega," described as being of Chilean descent, is meant to help girls defy gender stereotypes and embrace risks in pursuit of their goals. Luciana comes with a back story courtesy of two books published by Scholastic. Our heroine wins a scholarship to "space camp" in Alabama and becomes a fledgling astronaut. Along the way, she "must find the courage to embrace the unknown with bravery, curiosity and wonder," Mattel said in announcing its latest American Girl.
WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump removed climate change from the list of worldwide threats menacing the United States on Monday, a shift that underscores the long term ramifications of the "America first" world view he laid out in his new National Security Strategy.The document depicts Russia and China as combative rivals in perpetual competition with the U.S. But it makes no mention of what scientists say are the dangers posed by a warming climate, including more extreme weather events that could spark humanitarian crises, mass migrations, and conflict.
Facebook Twitter Email More Share this storyCanada, Mexico vow to stick with talks as NAFTA mood turns horrible TumblrPinterestGoogle PlusLinkedInReddit Related Stories Even the U.S. Chamber of Commerce thinks the White House wants NAFTA talks to fail America s hard line NAFTA demands risk scuttling trade talks, insiders say "America First " shock and awe wallops Bombardier: What happens next in this trade fight MEXICO CITY mdash; The leaders of Mexico and Canada on Thursday pledged to work toward a renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) even as talks taking place in the United States turned sour due to hard line U.S. demands.Speaking in Mexico City as a fourth round of talks to rehash NAFTA was held near Washington, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said they were committed to a win win win ” deal.
Related "American Made " Review: Tom Cruise Delivers One Of His Career Best In Amazing amp; Notorious True Story The 20th Century Fox MARV spy pic is eyeing around $5.5M to $5.6M Friday for a take that 's between $18M to $19M at 4,038 theaters, down 53% for a 10 day total near $68.7M. The first chapter grossed $18.3M in its second weekend, and Golden Circle might file under that. We 'll see.
Related "American Idol " Cancels Texas Auditions Due To Flooding The announcement of Bryan joining the panel leaves one judge 's seat open. Lionel Richie was previously in talks to join, but his name seems to be taken off the list. Pop singer Charlie Puth has also been a name in the mix. The roster of previous American Idol judges include Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, Harry Connick Jr. as well as the original judges, Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson and Simon Cowell.
Pop singer Katy Perry will host the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) in August, MTV said on Thursday, and will also perform and compete for some top awards. The hosting gig will kick off a busy 12 months for Perry, who embarks on a world tour in September and will be a judge in 2018 on the new version of television talent show "American Idol."
The statement from the state run propaganda outlet Korean Central News Agency reportedly called Trump's policies an "American version of Nazism far surpassing the fascism in the last century in its ferocious, brutal and chauvinistic nature," and blasted U.S. sanctions as "an unethical and inhumane act, far exceeding the degree of Hitler's blockade of Leningrad." It also compared Trump to Adolf Hitler, The Wall Street Journal reported.But its accusation has renewed scrutiny of the North Korean government's own brutalities: the hard labor camps which, according to reports, have been likened to Nazi concentration camps.
Related "American Gods " Star Ricky Whittle On What His Shadow Moon Is Made Of Next Generation TV We can 't help but acknowledge that the world we 're going to be writing in is so much darker now, so I wouldn 't be surprised if Season 2 got a lot angrier, ” says American Gods executive producer Michael Green of what 's to come next on the small screen adaptation of Neil Gaiman 's novel as Season 1 had its finale Sunday.
Related "American Idol " Reboot Eyes Katy Perry As Judge, Post Oscars Launch On ABC Amidst a final burst after years of declining ratings, American Idol ended what was heavily promoted as its 15th and final season on April 7 last year.
U.S. President Donald Trump's flurry of calls at the weekend to the leaders of the Philippines, Thailand and Singapore might cheer those who fear his predecessor Barack Obama's "pivot" to Asia has been abandoned in favor of an "America First" agenda.But White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said the conversations were aimed at lining up Asian partners in case tensions over North Korea lead to "nuclear and massive destruction in Asia", and mentioned no broader strategic goal.
And it;s not just the typical tourist hubs of New York and Los Angeles, where such efforts have long been commonplace. Smaller cities like Boston, Las Vegas, Seattle and Washington, D.C., are increasingly getting into the act, industry officials say. "Americans traditionally lag behind what other international designations do for different cultures, " said Elliott Ferguson, CEO of Destination DC, the city 's convention and tourism organization, which last year launched "Welcome China, " a certification program for local businesses. "We just kind of assume that one size fits all. Quite frankly, that 's just not welcoming. "
Related Jennifer Lopez Claims No Knowledge Of Possible "American Idol " Reboot On NBC Sony Music and Idol have been locked in a $10 million lawsuit over royalties the former Fox competition show producers 19 Entertainment alleged it owes to previous Idol stars including Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, Chris Daughty and Clay Aiken. Underwood 's first album after winning Idol, 2005 's Some Hearts, moved more than 8 million units.