‘Black Beauty’ reimagines the classic horse story

(CNN)”Black Beauty” gives the original Victorian novel a significant makeover, a contemporary remake that relocates the story to the American West. The movie delivers a more pointed animal-rights message, but while its equine star fares well enough, the two-footed characters never really get out of the starting gate.”A mustang’s spirit can never be broken,” the…

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Taylor Swift reveals boyfriend Joe Alwyn is mystery ‘folklore’ co-writer

(CNN)Taylor Swift has revealed that her British actor boyfriend, Joe Alwyn, is the mystery co-writer credited on her latest album “Folklore” under the pseudonym “William Bowery.”The 30-year-old “Shake It Off” singer confirmed the true identity on the Disney+ documentary “folklore: the long pond studio sessions,” which launched on the channel on Wednesday.The name “William Bowery”…

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The Weeknd accuses Grammys of being ‘corrupt’

(CNN)The Weeknd sounds as shocked as everyone else that he didn’t receive any Grammy nominations this year.After the 53 annual Grammy Awards nominations were announced Tuesday, the singer took to Twitter to express his feelings about it.”The Grammys remain corrupt,” he tweeted. “You owe me, my fans and the industry transparency…”CNN has reached out for…

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