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Elle Fanning in movie still from Mary Shelley about famous Frankenstein author

REVIEW: Female ‘Frankenstein’ Author’s Life Explored In Drama ‘Mary Shelley’

Headlined by actress Elle Fanning, directed by Saudi Arabian filmmaker Haifaa Al-Mansour (the female helmer behind the coming-of-age tale Wajdja) and written by Brisbane talent Emma Jensen, Mary Shelley is a suitably female-driven production detailing the origins of its titular subject’s greatest work – Frankenstein. As horrific as Shelley’s prose are, as well as the …

New Transgender Teen Film Escapes ‘R’ Rating Amid LGBTI Backlash

A new drama film about a transgender teen has escaped a US R rating that advocates say would have made it harder for transgender youth to see it. “3 Generations” stars actress Elle Fanning as a teenager who is struggling with the gender assigned to him at birth and is determined to begin transitioning to …