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[LITERATURE] Womanhood in The Medea and The Odyssey

“We women are the most unfortunate creatures.” (The Medea, 231, pg. 67) In The Medea, the titular character’s wretched existence lives up to her summation of the female condition. 1,705 more words

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The Drop

The Drop

Written By: Dennis Lehane

Directed By: Michaël R. Roskam

Starring: Noomi Rapace, Tom Hardy, James Gandolfini, Matthias Schoenaerts

Okay, let me put aside my adoration of Tom Hardy and examine this film for what it was, which was amazing. 214 more words

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Recent Reads: "Seraphina" by Rachel Hartman

Seraphina
Rachel Hartman
Fantasy / Young Adult

Synopsis:

Four decades of peace have done little to ease the mistrust between humans and dragons in the kingdom of Goredd. 930 more words

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So What Makes a Strong Female Protagonist?

I’m sitting here wondering – what makes a strong woman?  I know that we all love to read about them.  Perhaps, we even know one or two women who fit into that category, but we would admit that they are few and far between.  704 more words

Nightcralwer

Nightcrawler

Written and Directed By: Dan Gilroy

Starring: Rene Russo, Jake Gyllenhaal, Riz Ahmed, and Bill Paxton

This was quite delightful. Clever, creepy, and full of sweet car shots. 121 more words

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Thanks For Sharing

Thanks For Sharing

Written By: Stuart Blumberg and Matt Winston

Directed By: Stuart Blumberg

Starring: Gwyneth Paltrow,  Joely Richardson,  Alecia Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Tim Robbins, and Josh Gad… 308 more words

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My Conflicting Thoughts on Bayonetta 2

**DISCLAIMER: SUGGESTIVE IMAGES WITHIN POST. THE IMAGES ARE NOT IMPORTANT TO POST, BUT GIVE VISUAL EXAMPLES OF ARGUMENTS GIVEN. VIEWER DISCRETION IS ADVISED. THE GAME MENTIONED IN RATED M FOR MATURE, SO POST CONTENT WILL REFLECT MSRB RATING.** 765 more words

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