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Favourites of 2009

Based on the limited number of movies I’ve seen, these are some of my favourites that were released in 2009. They’re not necessarily the best films I watched from that year, they’re just some of the ones that I found the most enjoyable. 1,091 more words


The Other Mother: An Exercise in The Uncanny

In 2002, Neil Gaiman published Coraline, giving us the villainous Other Mother as she tried to steal Coraline away from her family and home—for the purpose of slowly sucking away her life. 860 more words

Part Time Monster

The Thief of Always - Clive Barker

Barker’s novel begins when a grotesque stranger offers a bored ten-year-old boy a stay at Mr. Hood’s Holiday House. But the idyllic manor is not what it initially appears. 93 more words


Tim Burton's Coraline

Just as Neil Gaiman was beginning to write his book, Coraline, he watched Tim Burton’s Nightmare Before Christmas and other Tim Burton films.

“I loved the Nightmare Before Christmas. 284 more words

unplugged but still hopeful

My main goal for this robot portrait was to make it look very animated. I did this by pulling inspiration from the film Coraline. Coraline is a movie about a young girl who finds a door that leads her to an alternate universe where everyone she knows has buttons as eyes. 70 more words