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"These are great days we're living, bros."

“These are great days we’re living, bros. We are jolly green giants, walking the Earth, with guns. These people we wasted here today are the finest human beings we will ever know.

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War

Guardians of the Galaxy and Howard the Duck

Before I saw Guardians of the Galaxy, the latest box office dreadnought from Marvel Entertainment, I read in the Huffington Post about a post-credit sequence featuring Howard the Duck. 658 more words

Books

Full Metal Jacket (1987)

A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.

Drama

Proof of Furnace

This is my furnace.

There are many like it, but this one is mine.

Without my furnace my house is cold.

Without my furnace I am cold. 452 more words

College

My Top Ten Films

I can’t begin to tell you how hard this post was to write! I love films and narrowing it down to 10 was really difficult, and don’t even ask how long it took me to order them either!  963 more words

Top 10s

Happy Birthday Stanley Kubrick

Today is the 86th birthday of Stanley Kubrick.

NAME: Stanley Kubrick
OCCUPATION: Director, Producer, Screenwriter
BIRTH DATE: July 26, 1928
DEATH DATE… 889 more words

Movies are Life Itself

Throughout the touching and surprisingly heavier than expected bio-doc of Roger Ebert, the editors intersplice narrated snippets from some of his most potent reviews along with the inevitable scenes of arguments with Gene Siskel from their classic TV show I grew up watching.  600 more words

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