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Films to books and back to film

When I began my adventure in my “major project” for Contemporary Indigenous Rhetoric I was at a bit of a loss. If my very first post is any indication, I like having clear demarcations in my life and this class and its work treading closely to the “territory” that I had determined was my mother’s. 499 more words

The 1990 Oscar Movie Dances with Wolves is a Masterpiece!

I have seen the movie Dances with Wolves several times, and I have always liked it. I watched it again tonight, and I am quite confident in saying that it is one of the best films ever made. 663 more words


Dances With Wolves soundtrack reissued on purple/gold vinyl

Dances With Wolves is the original soundtrack of the 1990 Academy Award and Golden Globe winning film Dances With Wolves, produced, directed, and starring Kevin Costner. 151 more words


Kevin Costner, Boers and the fighting Irish

Did the Oscar winning writer of Dances with Wolves draw his inspiration from a ‘Buffalo Bill’ style hero of the Boer War, who led the Irish Brigade against the British Empire? 903 more words


Dances With Wolves (1990)

A cavalry lieutenant who is sickened by the constant bloodshed of war volunteers to serve in an isolated frontier outpost where he learns to understand the culture of the indigenous native Americans living nearby. 178 more words


In The Theater - November 1990

What was in the theater in November 1990?  I’m gonna tell you right here.   Listen, right click and download, or find us on iTunes and… 30 more words


Rank the Oscar Winning Movies: the 1990s

This set of Best Picture winners from the 1990s is a step up in my estimation from the previous decade, with two examples of outright great filmmaking and most of the rest of the winners at least doing a reasonable impression. 2,694 more words