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David Cronenberg's "Maps to the Stars" trailer arrives!

I’m so excited I can barely contain myself. With no word yet on a North American release date for David Cronenberg’s 19th feature film release, at least we can revel in the reality that a trailer has finally been presented! 193 more words

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'Maps To The Stars' International Sales Trailer

As I understand it, this isn’t the actual trailer for David Cronenberg’s upcoming “Map To the Stars,” but one cut for the purpose of international sales.   88 more words

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DeLillo The Great

I was really pleased to see Cosmopolis on the syllabus for this class because DeLillo is arguably my favorite writer. I’ve read nearly everything he’s written. 387 more words

Money and Time

Don DeLillo’s Cosmopolis consistently explores the analogy between time and money. The financial market expressed by the fast marquee is examined by Eric, the protagonist, as time moving forward seamlessly, dissolving the past and animating the future (DeLillo 80). 765 more words

In Don DeLillo’s Cosmopolis, money seems to occupy a somewhat unreal, intangible space. Much of Eric Packer’s billions floats around in this complex network in which money depends on the money of other nations to exist. 532 more words

Notational, No. 7

But you know how shameless I am in the presence of anything that calls itself an idea. The idea is time. Living in the future. Look at those numbers running.

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Notation

Cosmopolis (2012)

Cosmopolis (2012, David Cronenberg)

Starring: Robert Pattinson, Sarah Gadon, Paul Giamatti, Juliette Binoche, Samantha Morton, Jay Baruchel, Kevin Durand and Emily Hampshire.

A fantastic, timely dissection of the consumerist society in which we live. 94 more words

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