I see it all now, it’s a plot. A plot — all those slasher movies. You know the ones. You don’t even have to watch them to become a scholar of their tropes. 1,242 more words
Tags » Drew Goddard
Writer’s note: I’m going to go into minor spoiler territory here. This is a movie I highly recommend going into cold, knowing as little as possible. 526 more words
Explore the different ways in which people are represented in your 3 main texts.
At first glance, Drew Goddard’s The Cabin in the Woods appears to be simply another example of a genre film which employs negative stereotypes in stock characters alongside gratuitous violence, both of which are recognised as tropes of the horror genre. 718 more words
Jessica Chastain and Kristen Wiig look to both be joining Ridley Scott’s next film, The Martian.
I’m a big fan of both actresses. Chastain grabbed my attention, like many others, with an amazing turn in Zero Dark Thirty as well as Lawless. 162 more words