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A reel librarian for the ages in 'The Age of Adaline'

Earlier this year, I watched the 2015 film The Age of Adaline, starring Blake Lively as the title character. I saved my analysis post of this film for the end of this month, as the film is set around the New Year holidays. 2,078 more words

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Scary clowns + reel librarians

I had another scary movie post all lined up and ready to go this week, analyzing the 1973 cult classic¬†The Wicker Man, but then I got a “creepy clown hoax” email from my workplace (for real! 524 more words

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Positive portrayal of a reel librarian in 'Curse of the Demon'

It’s October, which means it’s scary movie time!

I recently rewatched the 1957 black-and-white minor cult classic, Curse of the Demon, directed by Jacques Tourneur and starring Dana Andrews as psychologist John Holden. 1,002 more words

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Of monsters and missing maps

My colleague¬†Michael from the Century Film Project passed on The Monster That Challenged the World (1957) to me for the website. It’s a ’50s sci-fi film about how an earthquake in California unleashes radioactive mollusk monsters. 1,054 more words

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