Entries in Beauty and the Beast (2)


CW Orders Pilots for 'Sex and the City' Prequel, Two Others

Alexander Tamargo/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The CW has ordered a pilot for its previously reported Sex and the City prequel The Carrie Diaries, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The project focuses on Carrie Bradshaw as a high school student.

The CW has also ordered two pilots based on the 1980s TV show Beauty and the Beast and DC Comics' Green Arrow, respectively.

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'Contraband,' 'Joyful Noise,' 'Beauty and the Beast' 3D Open Friday

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here's a look at the new movies opening nationwide Friday:

-- Contraband: Mark Wahlberg is an ex-criminal who resumes his life as a smuggler after his brother-in-law messes up a drug deal for his boss.  Kate Beckinsale, Ben Foster and Giovanni Ribisi also star.  Rated R.

-- Joyful Noise: Queen Latifah and country music legend Dolly Parton play two very different leaders of a small-town choir in Georgia that enters a national competition.  Nickelodeon actress Keke Palmer also stars.  Rated PG-13.  [Click here to read a review]

-- Beauty and the Beast: The animated Disney classic gets the 3D treatment for a limited run in theaters.  Rated G.

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