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"500 Days of Summer": Throwback-Tamales Review

It’s been almost 10 years since writer-director Marc Webb’s “500 Days of Summer” dexterously romanticized breaking up and perfectly skewed the perception of perfection—all while setting it to an outstanding, now quintessential, soundtrack.
11 out of 12 Tamales

A Little Less Brief Discussion About the Gender Nuances in 500 Days of Summer

I decided that I didn’t butcher this despite forcing it into academic submission, so here 2.0 now with references.

While Summer is an important character in the film, the center focus is Tom. 801 more words

Ultimate 2000s Blogathon: (500) Days of Summer (2009) by Movie Reviews 101

The first guest review of the Ultimate 2000s blogathon is a review of the romance film (500) Days of Summer by Darren from Movie Reviews 101… 878 more words


Romanticising Your Life

In most circumstances, the act of ‘romanticising’ is something better off avoided. Mental illness, drug abuse, and self-destructive behaviours are all things that are romanticised in media which certainly shouldn’t be. 365 more words


(500) Days of Perception

When I was a kid, my all-time favorite movie was Disney’s Aladdin. My parents can attest to the fact that I watched my VHS copy so many times that it literally disintegrated, forcing us to buy a brand new one. 3,131 more words


10 Years Later and Who's the Worst?

It’s been a decade since 500 Days of Summer released and people still busy fighting over Summer and Tom. They bother to argue that Summer was an evil woman while Tom just plain stupid and should be at fault. 424 more words

Movie Review

Love and Loss in (500) Days of Summer

Romantic comedies are often known for having a predictable story of boy meets girl, illustrating a pleasant picture of how love can blossom despite differences, how a couple’s love can surmount all of life’s troubles. 509 more words