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"The Wolf of Wall Street," Narrative Friction, and The Power of the Pitch

The first thought I had when I walked out of The Wolf Of Wall Street was, “I want a smoke.” I had quit smoking months before and hadn’t felt the desire to light up again in some time, but  1,686 more words


The Audience | The Wolf of Wall Street (2014)

I don’t know why I keep doing this to myself. I know for a fact that the movie adaptation of a book IS always terrible. As a rule, I will never watch a movie based on a book, unless I have read the book first, and I always end up disappointed. 704 more words

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Books | The Wolf of Wall Street

“I’ve been rich and I’ve been poor! And I’d choose rich everytime!”

I enjoy stories about power, like the trials of Jean Valjean or the transformation of Edmund Dantes into the Count of Monte Cristo.

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The Wolf of Wall Street: Movie Review

Movie: The Wolf of Wall Street

Director: Martin Scorsese

Writers: Terence Winter

Rating: ♥ ♥ – Okay

 Leonardo DiCaprio as Jordan Belfort

 Margot Robbie as Naomi Lapaglia… 398 more words

Book And Movies

The Wolf of Wall Street: Book Review

Book: The Wolf of Wall Street by Jordan Belfort

Publisher/Year: Bantam Books/2008

Genre: Autobiography, Crime, Comedy

Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ – very good

Who’s in the movie? 536 more words

Book And Movies

Captain Phillips director attached to film that's based off the '96 Olympics Bombing in Atlanta

The story of Richard Jewell and the ’96 Olympics in Atlanta, GA is what I describe as tragic and an embarrassment towards the media. Jewell was a retired deputy who was working security the night of the bombing at the ’96 games. 336 more words


Twitter: The Age of the Mini-Review

How do you make an impact in the age of micro-blogging, instagram posts and Tumblr scrolling? How can use Twitter to think and write critically and creatively about cinema? 745 more words