Topic: sleeping beauty

Lessons the Disney Princesses Taught Me, Illustrated By Memes and Fan Art

Lessons the Disney Princesses Taught Me, Illustrated By Memes and Fan Art

If you grew up in the 90s, you probably had a Disney princess nightgown, or Halloween costume, or dinner plate. There are Disney princesses in your photo album and goodwill bags and semi-ironic high school T-shirts. Which explains the explosion of Disney Princess art, from the Seven Disney Sins to Disney Fighters. They are an indelible part of our childhoods, and they had a lot more to offer than inspiration for our prom dresses. More »

Emily Browning’s New Movie Isn’t Your Mother’s ‘Sleeping Beauty’

Emily Browning's New Movie Isn't Your Mother's 'Sleeping Beauty'

With such a recognizable title that exactly mirrors the famous Disney movie, I assumed that Sleeping Beauty — starring Emily Browning, who replaced Mia Wasikowska — was a modern-day remake. But Julia Leigh‘s new indie more closely resembles the play and movie House of the Sleeping Beauties: Browning plays a student who turns to prostitution, going to live at a home where gentleman callers choose their favorite girls. But here’s the twist: Browning’s character takes a drug before she sleeps each night, so that men can do whatever they want with her, and when she wakes up she has no memory. More »

Star Lookalikes: Angelina Jolie, Christina Hendricks Look Like Cartoons

Star Lookalikes: Angelina Jolie, Christina Hendricks Look Like Cartoons

Some people have a face only their mother could love. But celebrities are a different breed. They have familiar faces that are attractive and, sometimes, familiar. Sometimes they’re so familiar because they look like the cartoon characters we grew up with. We found the most obvious matches — Angelina Jolie and Maleficent from Sleeping Beauty, for example — and have paired them up here for you. More »