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How Do You Say Goodbye to Yourself? Don Delillo's White Noise

I’m attempting to remember the last novel I read that was just a pure powerhouse in every facet. Probably Infinite Jest. I’ve read other absolutely outstanding novels since; ones that I can’t say that there was anything wrong with whatsoever. 1,086 more words

Life (2015)

15 | 111 min | 25 September 2015 (UK)
Director: Anton Corbijn
Writer: Luke Davies (screenplay)
Stars: Robert Pattinson, Peter Lucas, Lauren Gallagher,Dane DeHaan

Many critics have been quite harsh in their reviews of Life. 350 more words

Film & DVD Reviews

“And this I believe: that the free, exploring mind of the individual human is the most valuable thing in the world. And this I would fight for: the freedom of the mind to take any direction it wishes, undirected.

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East of Eden

I have always been intrigued by the question of whether humans are intrinsically good or evil. It is a question that has been addressed and debated over the millennia in literature, art, film, and especially sacred scripture. 327 more words


Where good books go to die: the eternal currently reading shelf

There are two books on my “currently reading” shelf that have been sitting there for over a year. I really love one and desperately want to finish it. 267 more words


Video of the Week: Behind the scenes of "East of Eden" (1955)

Sixty years ago today, James Dean lost his life in a dreadful automobile accident. Our video this week celebrates that short but incandescent life. Culled from the archives, it’s a rare collection of behind-the-scenes footage shot during the making of… 124 more words

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