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Bear with me: Exercise is torture

Exercise sucks.

I’ve come to realize this after making a New Years resolution to start working out as a way to manage my intractable depression and general state of fatness. 491 more words


Marvel fans divided as Black Widow is ‘considered for R-Rating’: ‘It will not get my money’

Black Widow could become the first Marvel movie to receive an R-rating – and fans aren’t quite sure how to feel about it.

Scarlett Johansson will appear in her first standalone movie as the beloved superheroine in 2020 and Marvel Studios are reportedly toying with the option of making future projects in Phase 4 rated-R, with Black Widow potentially kick-starting the trend. 538 more words


Could A Black Widow Movie Be Rated R?

For a long time there have been rumors and announcements with Marvel’s development of a solo film featuring Black Widow. The character has appeared six times in other MCU movies played by Scarlett Johansson for the past nine years. 1,288 more words



I’m not one for romances but when I find a good one I just can’t help myself! This week we’re going to talk about the movie Her starring Joaquin Phoenix (Two Lovers, The Immigrant, Brother Bear)  as Theodore and Scarlette Johanson (Sing, He’s Just Not That Into You, Don Jon) as Samantha. 589 more words

Movie Critic

The Gump Effect: Deep Fakes and the Last Ethics of The Real

In the late 1990s I remember coming across an article in a film magazine, I’ve forgotten which, about the special effects in Forrest Gump.   The movie, as you will recall, is noteworthy for the realistic integration of special effect shots.   1,582 more words

Film Studies

Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)

There’s some good stuff in this film which explores non-traditional relationships and a romantic view of artistic love from a non-judgmental perspective but despite mostly strong performances, pretty much all the character lack the depth to make it interesting. 75 more words