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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

Directors

Episode 30 - Perfume: Story of a Murderer

https://archive.org/download/OnYourMarkGetSetReviewEpisode30Perfume/on%20your%20mark%20get%20set%20review%20episode%2030%20-%20perfume.mp3

We wish Carlo a happy birthday and a fond temporary farewell as he, Andrew, Jio, Melanie and William recapture some of that oldschool energy and struggle to say a whole lot about Tom Tykwer’s Perfume: Story of a Murderer. 44 more words

Podcast

Run Lola Run (1998)

Director – Tom Tykwer

Starring – Franka Potente, Moritz Bleibtreu

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0130827/?ref_=nv_sr_2

German title – Lola rennt

Title says it all really.  Lola runs to pay her boyfriends debts

Film Reviews

Sound & Motion Pictures: famous running scenes

This week edition of my Sound & Motion Pictures series is about running. As an amateur runner, I love to have a great soundtrack to my daily runs and the following are my all-time favorite scenes. 134 more words

Odds And Ends

Friday Night Movie Recommendation: Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

Welcome back, lovelies. I hope you had a fabulous week and that you have an even better weekend. To get your weekend started off on the right foot I have a great movie for you to watch tonight. 493 more words

Movie