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Harry Potter and Context Is Everything

I really love how clever (and not so clever) editing can show how completely context-sensitive visual media can be.

For example:

This has been popping up on my Facebook for a few days now. 249 more words


Dazed and Confused

The genre of the teen coming of age comedy has had its up and downs. Often mired in gross out or lost in sentimentality, much like the process they reflect these movies can be notoriously messy. 641 more words


Pitch Perfect (2012): Back to School

Y’all ready to go b-aca to school? Sorry, that’s the only aca pun I’m going to make because to be honest, most of those seem so forced and awkward in the movie. 120 more words


Transylmania (2009)

Transylmania, a comedy about US college students travelling to Romania for a semester abroad, is a mash-up between various strands of the teen comedy genre on the one hand and vampire films on the other. 487 more words

Bargain Bin Rejects

shame games

genre: teen comedy
rated: general
type: script sample (6 pages)
warnings: none
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A modern teen adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” (i seriously can’t figure out how to summarize this nonsense). 1,117 more words


80s Rewind #11: Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)

Logline: A teenage misfit, who is infatuated with a popular girl at school, is blind to his best friend’s feelings for him.

Review: Some Kind of Wonderful  342 more words

80s Rewind