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Episode 49: Dunston Checks In w/ Meg Addessi

Guess who loved this movie: MEG.
Guess who loathed it with the fire of a thousand monkeys: Celey.
Guess who defends its bullshit: Nora.
Dunston Checks In is, in a word: Bananas. 59 more words


What's the Point? A Review of Beauty and the Beast

Why would you make a live action remake of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast? Other than to make a hell of a lot of money, that is. 1,035 more words


Pop Culture Blind Spot: Darby O'Gill And The Little People

Three truths and a lie, St. Patrick’s Day Edition:

  • I grew up Irish dancing and thus I never went to school on St. Patrick’s Day because I had performances.
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Zootopia: Mini Review

Glory due to movies that respond to issues with perspective. Zootopia caters to the left, but rarely places blame or victimhood on any spectrum. Rather it glorifies tenacity. 101 more words

#30. The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926)

A few months ago, when Friday was my day off, I started this ritual of of going to a bar at like noon and then drinking and reading or writing until maybe 1:30, 2:00, and then I’d go to an early showing of whatever movie had come out that day. 687 more words

Ingenuity, or the Power of Marketing?

In a recent IndieWire post, Michael Nordine writes about Cinepolis, a large movie-theater chain, and its plans to incorporate playgrounds in two of its theaters for the release of the live action Disney Beauty and the Beast re-make.   314 more words



Angelina has added a few important words to her vocabulary.

– Amaryllis

– Hyacinth

– Botany

– Ornithology

– Substitutiary locomotion

That last one is thanks to the sick-day movie marathons.   369 more words

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