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Film Rec: It’s Such a Beautiful Day (2012)

Synopsis: It’s Such a Beautiful Day is an animated film by writer/director Don Hertzfeldt, whom you might know as the guy behind the cult animated short “Rejected.” This is Hertzfeldt’s first feature-length film, though it’s actually a combination of three associated shorts. 338 more words

Film Rec

WILD TALES (Relatos salvajes) [2014]

Directed and Written by Damián Szifrón

Starring: Darío Grandinetti, María Marull, Mónica Villa

I like my comedy dark. I like to laugh and then feel ashamed for having laughed at what I did. 1,068 more words


Oh, Happy Day!

Blind dates always made B.G. nervous. He stared at himself in the mirror, adjusting the bandages on his head. He noticed one had frayed at the end, and he spun around in search of a pair of scissors. 203 more words


Broken Glass, A Review

…in which Helen becomes a big fan of Alain Mabanckou; not for the first time she rambles extensively; she starts to become unsure of how much longer she can keep up with all this ‘in which’ lark when it seems all very self-evident, must yet again apologise for neglecting her blog for too long, the blog readers start to suspect our blogger is slightly unorganised… 888 more words

Book Review

The limits of comedy: how far is too far?

This has been a topic that’s weighed on my head for a few weeks. Jokes and gags are a great way to relieve stress and get everyone a good time. 2,144 more words

Society And Culture

How to Deal With a Bully True Detective Style

My brother showed this to me today.  It is a series of scenes from HBO’s Season 2 of True Detective.  We laughed liked hyenas for the entire five minutes.   50 more words


[Review] Vampire Girl vs. Frankenstein Girl

Vampire Girl Vs Frankenstein Girl isn’t a movie that’s simple to talk about. Finding a place where I can run my mouth off about this movie was almost impossible if I’m being honest. 514 more words