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A Majority of One – ’61 movie is hopelessly dated, mildly racist

In A Majority of One, Alec Guinness plays a Japanese businessman. I don’t mean that he plays a British man masquerading as a Japanese man, I mean that he’s supposed to be the Japanese man in the first place. Alec … Continue reading

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The 50 Best Superhero Movies of All Time

Source: The 50 Best Superhero Movies of All Time These posts are kinda like this one: Political movies and more Borat. Plus: Evan Almighty On this voting day (U.S.), I present the Top 7… “Tweet Seats” Will Annoy What Theatergoers … Continue reading

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Martyrs: sometimes, they have nothing to do with religion

The synopsis for Martyrs on Netflix (where it is not yet available, even on DVD) indicates that the movie’s about a young woman who enlists the aid of her longtime friend to exact revenge on the couple who imprisoned and … Continue reading

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Intruders (’15): The house that fear built

In Intruders, a severely agoraphobic young lady (Beth Riesgraf) is menaced by three baddies in search of cash somewhere in her home. But this isn’t a standard home-invasion flick, and she’s not the standard victim, either. This Intruders contains a … Continue reading

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One last big job: How heist movies tell their stories – StumbleUpon

Source: One last big job: How heist movies tell their stories – StumbleUpon These posts are kinda like this one: Inception Explained – An interactive animated infographic – StumbleUpon This is so excellent. If you saw the provocative (if… 110 … Continue reading

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