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Modern arthouse movies: "Beasts of the Southern Wild"

Having been nominated for 4 Oscars, does Benh Zeitlin’s drama with slight fantasy elements Beasts of the Southern Wild really deserve the attention?

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Movies

Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)

Made by carpetbaggers, it threatens to fall apart entirely in Act 2 but comes together in the end.

Rating: Very good (3)

Benh Zeitlin’s Beasts of the Southern Wild: More Thoughts on Hushpuppy’s Interpretation of the Universe

I recently reread my post on Hushpuppy’s interpretation of the universe in Beasts of the Southern Wild. As I mention in that post, most of the ideas it contains are from a 10k word research paper I wrote in college; while I still think those ideas are valid, the post does feel incomplete due to all the cutting and reworking that the original paper underwent to create it. 3,953 more words

Film

Beast of the southern wild

Rating: 10 out of 10

Open your heart smile and let the film take you places. A Poetic believable fantasy with a whole lot of love… 442 more words

Drama

Beasts of the Southern Wild

I had to stop and think about this one; not so much as to the quality of the film; it is excellent, but rather its nature. 511 more words

Drama

Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)

The Bathtub – the remote island setting for this stirring film – is definitely not a place to enjoy a relaxing soak. First-time director Benh Zeitlin’s genre-defying… 418 more words

Reviews

The American Dream in The Tree of Life, Revolutionary Road and Beasts of the Southern Wild

Jade’s Topic: The American Dream and Social Class Within the Tree of Life, Revolutionary Road and Beasts of the Southern Wild

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