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American Sniper

So it has been a while since I last wrote on here. Man…how time flies.

So over the Christmas holiday I saw Annie. I loved it. 489 more words

2014 in Review 004: Hollywood's Purpose

Vinny,

As you know my love for cinema and all things Hollywood spans beyond the on-screen product. I’m fascinated by tracking the box-office, the business of filmmaking, and the wider agenda that cinema plays in our society. 444 more words

2014 In Review

Movie Mondays: Century Cinema

~posted by Mike

1915 was a banner year for cinema. Douglas Fairbanks and W.C. Fields made their film debuts. Future stars like Ingrid Bergman and… 413 more words

FILM & TV

Is American Sniper As Good As The Green Berets?

Clint Eastwood is an excellent movie director so his new propaganda film American Sniper will no doubt be exciting as hell to watch, with lots of things and people blowing up real good. 778 more words

Military

Indiana, Eugenics and Fascism

Indiana State Prison, Jeffersonville, 1912

Those Socialists were wrong

Poverty is not a social condition. People do not become criminals as a product of social and economic conditions. 1,142 more words

History

Will the real D.W. Griffith please stand up?

I confess, I’ve never been huge fan of D.W. Griffith. First there’s the issue of his racism, and second, even when his films don’t spotlight the workings of the KKK, they are very long, and quite Victorian in their storytelling. 1,565 more words