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'Fifty Shades Freed' review: Good riddance

Feb 12, 2018 - 7:25 PM

The best thing about 'Fifty Shades Freed' is that it finally closes the series

Read an excerpt from the new 'Fifty Shades Darker' – Christian Grey's perspective

Sep 12, 2016 - 9:17 PM

On Anastasia Steele s birthday EL James reveals an excerpt from her upcoming novel Fifty Shades Darker told from Christian Grey s perspective

'FIFTY SHADES DARKER.' EL James reveals an excerpt from her upcoming nove, 'Fifty Shades Darker' from Chrstian Grey's perspective. Screengrab from YouTube/Fifty Shades

Valentines dates set for 'Fifty Shades' film sequels

Apr 24, 2015 - 10:33 AM

The timing of the releases is designed to coincide with the year s most romantic holiday on February 14

'FIFTY SHADES' MORE. The sequels to erotic romance film 'Fifty Shades of Grey' are set to release just in time for Valentine's Day 2017 and 2018. Screengrab from YouTube

'Fifty Shades of Grey' arouses sex toy boom

Feb 05, 2015 - 11:36 PM

Manufacturers and retailers are hoping that the movie which will be released Valentine s Day will fuel a boom in sex toy and bondage accessory sales

Screengrab from YouTube

'50 Shades': Must-read at Guantanamo

Aug 01, 2013 - 5:32 PM

The erotic thriller is the preferred read of detainees in the infamous facility

BESTSELLER. EL James' erotic novel has gained notoriety as well as fans. Image from the '50 Shades of Grey' Facebook page

'Fifty Shades effect' blamed for handcuff mishaps

Jul 29, 2013 - 8:01 PM

The London Fire Brigade urges those using handcuffs in the bedroom to always keep the keys handy

FIFTY SHADES… OF MISHAPS. In this file photo, copies of the book "Fifty Shades of Grey" by E. L. James are seen for sale at the Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, DC, August 3, 2012. Photo by AFP / Saul Loeb

Taylor-Johnson to direct '50 Shades' film

Jun 20, 2013 - 8:09 AM

EL James characters and vivid storytelling require a director who is willing to take risks and push the envelope where needed

PERFECT FIT. Sam Taylor-Johnson and husband Aaron at the Royal World Premiere of 'Skyfall' in London (October 2012)

Emma Watson reacts to '50 Shades' rumor

Mar 19, 2013 - 7:51 PM

Will Emma Watson play Anastasia Steele in Fifty Shades of Grey ?

NO GREY AREA. For Emma Watson, there is no grey area to whether or not she is playing a part in the film adaptation of 'Fifty Shades of Grey.' Photo from the Emma Watson Facebook page

Grand music in 'Fifty Shades'

Oct 01, 2012 - 7:18 PM

For the 50 Shades Trilogy’s erotica for moms author E L James picks Bach Chopin et al

CLASSICAL MUSIC TO SWEEP you off your feet. Image from EMI/Polyeast

EMI to release 'Fifty Shades' music

Aug 08, 2012 - 7:58 AM

With the music the trilogy s fans will get one step closer to the stories and the much talked about Mr Grey

THROUGH THE MUSIC, FANS will 'feel' the passion even more. Image from Facebook