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The Zoo Story or The Story of a Tiger, a Dolphin and a Swan

Here comes the story of three animals living in a zoo: A tiger, a dolphin and a swan. The tiger gets bored with his life and he gets stuck in his own boredom. 1,041 more words

Some Thoughts

How the New York Film Festival Became an Oscar Season Launch Pad

The New York Film Festival has always been one of the classiest, most finely curated stops on the global festival circuit. But it wasn’t until five years ago that the Film Society of Lincoln Center, which puts on the annual showcase, really capitalized on its position in the film awards season. 571 more words


Top 10 (5) Survival Movies

Top 10 lists will be a list of 10 movies that will be published once a week and will either have to do with a movie coming out that week or just what I want to do at the time. 427 more words

Movie Review

Possessive Jealousy

Life is so beautiful that death has fallen in love with it, a jealous, possessive love that grabs at what it can.

― Yann Martel, Life of Pi…

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Demeter and Dionysus: The Two Great Gods of Earth

Hurray for a normal week of school! There was a lot going on and my studies kept me on my toes, but I am thoroughly enjoying my education so far. 942 more words


Oh, for FX sake - March 2013

Originally published on the now defunct Newcastle Free Press website. Link unavailable.

Despite my reservations about its increasing overuse in mainstream cinema, I do not generally have a problem with CGI. 999 more words


The Jungle Book - Official Teaser Trailer

The teaser trailer to Jon Favreau’s The Jungle Book has recently dropped, and visually it reminds me of Ang Lee’s Life of Pi (which isn’t a bad thing, especially considering that it was remarkably successful despite the having actors unknown to most Americans–and probably a large percentage of international audiences as well–with perhaps the exception of Gérald Depardieu and if you push it, Rafe Spall and Irrfan Khan). 43 more words