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“Monogamy isn’t realistic” – A memorable quote from the opening scene which sees a father make his two young daughters repeat the phrase over and over to drill into them his belief. 584 more words


Trainwreck - 2015

★ ½

Release: 2015

Directed By: Judd Apatow

Produced By: Judd Apatow

Written By: Amy Schumer

Starring: Amy Schumer, Bill Hader

Running Time: 125 Minutes… 592 more words


Trainwreck Review

Director: Judd Apatow

Writer: Amy Schumer

Starring: Amy Schumer, Bill Hader, Brie Larson, Colin Quinn

Trainwreck follows Amy, a woman who does not believe in monogamy or love, as she meets and begins to fall for successful sports doctor, Aaron Conners. 320 more words

Film Review

Schumer leaves her mark on raunchy rom-com

By Richard Ades

We knew Amy Schumer was funny. Likewise, SNL alum Bill Hader.

But who knew LeBron James could slam-dunk a joke almost as easily as he does a basketball? 591 more words


The Paradox of Amy Schumer

According to The New Yorker’s Emily Nussbaum :” There are moments when Schumer’s comedy verges on Dworkinesque, nailing some girls’ willingness to eat **** just to be liked.”( Nussbaum “The Little Tramp”). 1,043 more words


(Semi)-Forgotten Classics: "Knocked UP"

We’re on an unintended pregnancy story( set in the dystopian future where no one respectable can have an abortion) run here! Off the bat, a disclaimer: I hated this movie then. 951 more words


Obvious Child: "Good, gentlemanly, Southerny, Christiany, wholesomey manliness"

Minority Retort is a weekly film podcast by two people of colour.

Each episode, co-hosts Farah and Tope alternate picking from their favourite movies to debate the question: … 54 more words

Minority Retort