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Oppositional, Dominant, and Negotiated readings Within Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave (2013)

Dialogue, plot/story, and action are key elements which have a profound effect on an audience’s cinematic experience, and ultimately sway the manner in which they may interpret and read into a film. 1,186 more words



Don Cheadle
Winner of the “Most Diverse Body of Work” Award

Omar Epps

Winner of “Best Actor to Make You Forget He’s Acting” Award

Jeffrey Wright… 48 more words

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12 Years a Slave (2013)

Temperature: Chilly

How about 12 years of boredom. This movie is another story place during the slavery system in the USA that was part of the Southern region of this country, as many of this movie, it portrays the African-American experience with the only difference that it’s more raw in the approach the director uses to display the abuses slaves suffer in the hands of their owners. 650 more words


Sundance 2015 in Pictures

#1: I surprised Adrien Grenier, a vibrant Main Street, Selfless Portraits, strangers drawing strangers & Harvey Weinstein, the man himself, has a solo Indiewire panel… 48 more words


Quote Of The Day

“I do not want to survive.
I want to live”.

-Solomon Northup: .

(Chiwetel Ejiofor as Solomon Northup)


Half of a Yellow Sun!

Last week, while on Facebook i read that Netflix had decided to put half of a Yellow sun on their site for their customers. I was very excited and went right away there to watch it and i wasn’t disappointed, i had heard so much about the book and the author that i couldn’t wait to watch the movie. 186 more words