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Thoughts While Watching Mute

-I’m going into this knowing very little about it, but I think that can often work in a film’s favor. -Interesting. This has the filter of a cyberpunk neo-noir film, but with a different color scheme. -The future is amish. … Continue reading

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Feminism within Quentin Tarantino Films

feminism                                                                                                                                              noun fem·i·nism \ˈfe-mə-ˌni-zəm\                                  1 … Continue reading

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What Does Klaatu Barada Nikto Actually Mean?

In case it wasn’t immensely clear from my blog banner, I really really really love 1951’s The Day the Earth Stood Still. Like, really a lot. It’s quintessential classic science fiction, what with its aliens and laser-eyed robots. Meanwhile, the … Continue reading

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A Question, a Chair, and a Diner (on Moonlight)

I saw Moonlight over a month ago now, and when I didn’t write about right after seeing it, I thought, “well now it would be weird, cause it was so long ago.” But fuck it. I want to talk about … Continue reading

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8 Films to Watch During the Holidays That Aren’t Holiday Movies

Winter is here. But it hasn’t brought White Walkers. It’s brought holiday joy and merriment. Bah. Humbug. What if you want to watch a movie that reflects the cold world, and you don’t want to watch a holiday movie? Well, … Continue reading

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Comparing and Contrasting Richard Ayoade’s Submarine and The Double

I’m a big fan of Richard Ayoade. Just from him being him. In life. So when he directs a film, I make it my business to go to a movie theater, buy a ticket, and enjoy some stimulating cinema for … Continue reading

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Drive It Like You Stole It: the Riddle of Sing Street and the Happy-Sad

If you want me to go see your movie, all you have to do is play the Jam in the trailer. It’s that simple. I’ll probably go see you’re damn movie. So when I saw a trailer for Sing Street … Continue reading

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