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Whiplash - Movie Review

It’s certainly not uncommon to have a fear of authority figures. Most people have had at least one teacher, boss, or even family member that they’ve been slightly apprehensive of. 1,138 more words

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TFF32 (Festa Mobile): Whiplash di Damien Chazelle

Andrew ha un sogno: farsi un nome nel mondo del jazz diventando un grande batterista. Il sogno rasenta presto l’ossessione quando nella scuola di musica più prestigiosa dello stato viene notato da Terence Fitcher, un insegnante di musica temuto per la sua ferocia. 478 more words


"This is my rifle. There are many others like it, but this one is mine..."

“This is my rifle. There are many others like it, but this one is mine. My rifle is my best friend. It is my life. I must master it as I must master my life. 87 more words

Full Metal Jacket

So you've got a Kubrick Supercut, eh?


Whenever I see things like this, it compulsively drives me to work on my own Kuby Collective. Hooray for competitive motivation, but more so– it irks me that people are more drawn to superficial observations of Kubrick’s work than what he’s actually trying to… 530 more words


Full Metal Self

Had a few ideas recently, after watching the film Whiplash; made a few links, reignited certain determinations, sighed and resigned to my fate on a few other matters. 707 more words

Paddy fields and Peregrines

Walking in Cliffe Marshes with low winter sun it’s difficult to imagine that Stanley Kubrick used this landscape to shoot the 1987 film Full Metal Jacket. 353 more words