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Adam's Rib: a telling muddle

She (Amanda Bonner, Katherine Hepburn) drives him (Adam Bonner, Spencer Tracy) to work (Adam’s Rib, directed by George Cukor, scripted Ruth Gordon)

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20th Century Culture

Movie Trailers by Students

The following are movie trailers produced by students in Year 3 and 4 for the module Aspects of Film Studies.

12 Years a Slave

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Crying Uncontrollably

The end of the semester is upon us once again. If you listen carefully you can hear the faint, approaching sound of endless cramming and the crisp crack of Red Bull cans being opened. 77 more words


World Cinema: An Introduction

If there is a cinema that is most likely to melt in with terms such as “the global” and “globalization” it is world cinema. World cinema, as the name suggests, is a cinema of the world, made all over the world, it represents the world, and it is made for the whole world. 616 more words


The Amazing Spider Man 2 Review By Craig Ball

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Length: 142 Minutes

Directed By: Mark Webb

Synopsis: We’ve always known that Spider-Man’s most important conflict has been within himself: the struggle between the ordinary obligations of Peter Parker and the extraordinary responsibilities of Spider-Man. 1,024 more words


Breaking Bad: Season 2:1-4: It's the reverse of what's claimed

A glamorized photo image of a drawing of our two heroes — becoming a father-and-son pair in the second season

Dear friends and readers,

I’ve now begun the second season of… 1,562 more words

20th Century Culture

Rethinking 'Identities'

This volume sets out to re-imagine the theoretical and epistemological presuppositions of existing scholarship on identities. Despite a well-established body of scholarly texts that examine the concept from a wide range of perspectives, there is a surprising dearth of work on multiple, heterogeneous forms of identity. 278 more words

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