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Media Update 1/19/2017


A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017)

I have never read the books by “Lemony Snicket” because I did not hear about them until well after they were released. 854 more words

Blogs

Hugo - 2011

The Film

I had seen the film twice in theaters and immensely enjoyed the 3D; which I thought was the best I had seen and that includes James Cameron’s Avatar. 944 more words

Review

2016 #6 - The Jungle Book (dir. Jon Favreau)

“This is the law of the jungle. It’s old and it’s as true as the sky. And the wolf that should keep it may prosper, but the wolf who will break it must die.” – Neel Sethi as Mowgli in… 764 more words

2016

The Jungle Book 2.0: Animation at its Finest

The live action remake of The Jungle Book was much darker than the original.  The detailed CGI amplified the violence of the story.  There were several frightening battle scenes that looked like something one would see on the Discovery channel: two beasts mauling at each other.   316 more words

Critique

Thoroughly Modern Monday - Hugo (2011)

Whenever a recognizable director announces a new project, we form our own expectations as to what it will be about and how it will look. With a director like Martin Scorsese, we can expect a number of things, namely graphic violence and coinciding themes of masculinity in crisis and religion, for example. 722 more words

Reviews

Steven Spielberg

Today i would like to talk about one of the most influential directors in the world, Steven Spielberg has countless big-grossing, critically acclaimed movies to his credit, as producer, director and writer. 216 more words