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Finally Watched: Edward Scissorhands (1990)

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I really thought I had seen Edward Scissorhands before… that is until I was trying to explain to someone what happens and came up blank. 279 more words

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Edward Scissorhands

Edward Scissorhands is a 1990 American dark fantasy/romance film directed by Tim Burton, starring young Johnny Depp as an artificial man named Edward who has scissor blades instead of hands. 104 more words


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Talking Movies

It’s not heaven he’s from! It’s straight from the stinking flames of hell! The power of Satan is in him, I can feel it. Can’t you?

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Edward Scissorhands

Very few films have left as much of an impact on my life as Edward Scissorhandshas.  It’s practically made to be deconstructed as a metaphor for disabilities like autism: Edward longs to be close to people, to touch those he cares about, but cannot, for fear of hurting them, so he finds other ways to “touch” people, artistically.

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Best Christmas-Adjacent Movies

You know how the conversation goes: Somebody at some party or other social gathering  this season asks the generally reliable ice-breaker, “What’s your favourite Christmas movie?” Conversation gets flowing, and the usual suspects come up ( 1,880 more words

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Top 5 Customary Christmas Classics

There are three types of Christmas movies: traditional ones, Uncle Frank’s (which “if Uncle Frank says no, then it must be really bad”), and The Magic Word’s. 550 more words