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Howard Shore Music and Searching For Gandalf's Name...

I ventured last night to learn about the “Aeolian mode” in music. Only because I heard from Rick Beato (who is a music genius!) that Howard Shore plays a lot of his music in that mode. 369 more words

Are Futuristic Settings An Essential Part Of The Cyberpunk Genre?

Well, it’s been a while since I last wrote about the cyberpunk genre. So, for today, I thought that I’d look at whether “futuristic” settings ( 841 more words


Muse of a Thousand Lights

22.10.16 – Amsterdam. Dedicated to my oldest friends.

We are blessed by the things we do not have. Lifted of the burden of the things we cannot, should perhaps not, obtain. 615 more words


ExistenZ comparison to Platos Theory of Forms

I doubt anyone will get through all this prattling, but here goes.


Blog Prompt 8 (Due Sept. 30):

How does Existenz, the film, fit into Plato’s hierarchical scheme of reality? 1,510 more words

Philosophy 300

eXistenZ (1999)

As I proudly count Videodrome as one of my all-time favorite films, I have no excuse for how long I’ve put off watching its kissing cousin, eXistenZ. 842 more words

Brandon Ledet

eXistenZ *** (Out Of 4)

Consensus: “eXistenZ” is gross, gooey and mysterious and I enjoyed it. David Cronenberg doesn’t shy away from the grotesque.


Über die Wahrheit und das Nichtwissen

Seit einiger Zeit hadere ich bereits mit Begriffen wie Wahrheit, Beweis oder Fakt, deren Bedeutung impliziert, dass sie eindeutig belegbare Sachverhalte beschreiben, die unanfechtbar… 860 more words