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Joshy (2016)

If I were feeling especially lazy, I would substitute writing a full review for Joshy with simply taking a screenshot of its IMDb page with some MS Paint exclamation points added for effect. 730 more words

Brandon Ledet

Dead Man Talking -- Hassan Blasim's short stories

The Corpse Exhibition and Other Stories of Iraq
Hassan Blasim
Penguin
Translated from the Arabic by Jonathan Wright

What is left when a place dies a thousand violent deaths? 1,388 more words

Arabic Literature

Th Oranges - 2011

Unsatisfied, boring and routine aren’t typical characteristics of a Holiday film; that is because Julian Farino’s newest film The Oranges is not your typical Holiday film. 760 more words

Film

Carnage - 2011

Two 11 year olds get into a fight, one hits the other with a tree branch causing him to lose two teeth. This was nothing more than a simple skirmish between two young children; the events that follow after though involving their parents is an entirely different beast. 659 more words

Film

Saturday Matinee: Buffalo Soldiers

“Buffalo Soldiers” (2001) is a dark satire directed by Gregor Jordan based on the 1993 novel by Robert O’Conner. The story centers on U.S. Army soldier Ray Elwood (Joaquin Phoenix), whose drug and black market schemes are disrupted when his company gets assigned a new First Sergeant, Robert E. 63 more words

Culture

Short Story Review - A Cerberus Jaw by Lee A. Jackson

Today I received a wonderful review for my short story (and one of my own personal favourites) A Cerberus Jaw that I wanted to share. Reviews are such an important part of the writing process. 228 more words

Lee A Jackson

Comic Book Preview: Norman #2.2

Are you tired of all the superhero comics out there on the comic book shelves?  Try some dark humor with cute kid Norman.  He is stirring horror-filled trouble again. 17 more words

Comics