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Day #222: Hostel (2005)

Synopsis:

 Three backpackers head to a Slovak city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.

My take: 342 more words

Movies

Film Review: 2005’s Hostel

This is one of the first review reviews I’ve ever written. That’s not to say that this is in its original form, but the basic content of this review is one from 2006, and was written in between my reviews of… 767 more words

Reviews

Stop Watching Porn

A top judge in the UK, who has been dealing with horrific crimes, blames the wide availability and ease of access to violent porn. This story in the Telegraph… 442 more words

Feminism

Sadik 2 (2013)

Review first published by Grolsch FilmWorks

Sadik 2 is a film of two halves (and four discrete headed chapters). In its first half, six young men and women, all with troubled pasts (they know each other from earlier years spent together in a community home) gather in a rented wilderness cabin to usher in the New Year with some drinking, clowning, flirting and movie-watching. 430 more words

Scorned: The Review

Director: Mark Jones
Cast: AnnaLynne McCord, Billy Zane, Viva Blanca
Plot: Sadie (McCord) discovers her boyfriend (Zane) is cheating on her with her best friend (Blanca) and prepares a weekend of bloody revenge. 643 more words

Reviews From The Past

Google Searches

It’s nice knowing the searches which have led people to my blog. Very occasionally I might twist a tag to appeal to those searches. From time-to-time there’s a frisson when I realise someone has googled my blog by name. 89 more words

Blogging

On Not Watching Gaspar Noé's Irréversible

A dozen or so years ago, my now-wife-and-then-girlfriend’s roommate, a young woman who worked as a community organizer, told me that she had recently seen… 490 more words

Philosophy