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The Wachowskis never do anything in halves. They go all in or not at all. They took the Matrix Trilogy to its conclusion and for better or worse created a landmark in the history of Sci Fi Action. 499 more words

Reviews

Paris, Je T'aime: Faubourg Saint-Denis

There are times when life calls out for a change. A transition. Like the seasons. Our spring was wonderful, but summer is over now and we missed out on autumn. 732 more words

Love

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (A Film Review)

By Royanni Miel M. Hontucan

There is none but a few, quite very exceptional films, that could leave a very mesmerizing, lasting, and disturbing impression upon a spectator like the 2006 adaptation of “Perfume: The Story of a Murderer”, directed by… 1,417 more words

Essay Review

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

By Vince Gaetano

Here is a movie that is not entirely unsuccessful.

If I had to take a guess, I’d say a great deal of effort went into keeping the finished product as close to the source material as possible. 433 more words

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Sense8 Is A Beautiful, Passionate, Violent Whirlwind Of Humanity

Ah, THERE are the Wachowskis I know and love! After the disappointing flub that was Jupiter Ascending, I was yearning for the ambitious, boundary-pushing, flawed-yet-awesome storytelling sensibilities that brought us… 808 more words

Rant-a-palooza

Sense8 and the Failure of Global Imagination

How do you imagine a life you could never live? Though not really a theme, this problem is at the heart of Netflix’s new original series… 3,091 more words

Television

Sense8 - Review

I have to admit that based on the first episode of Netflix’s Sense8 that things weren’t going to go to well.  Reason being, while it managed to avoid the problem endemic to the Wachowskis’s Matrix sequels–which because of their tendency to ‘tell, not show’ came off a bit pretentious–it also came off a bit scattershot. 328 more words

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