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Book Review: A Clockwork Orange

It’s probably on your reading bucket list.  You know there’s a film of it, and it has some weird eyelash and hat thing going on. But honestly, this novel is a modern classic for a reason, and if you are putting it off and putting it off then stop. 326 more words




Above the mix of laughter, intermittent, halting, cut the constant, recurrent peal. Breathy. Forced. False.

Again and again, the laugh rang out. Paul gritted his teeth with each wave, bad molar flaring in protest. 3,457 more words

Mauve Prose

Martin Scorsese and his 'Men of Violence' - Should We Turn a Blind Eye to the Violence in Shutter Island?

Martin Scorsese has claimed that there is no such thing as gratuitous violence because violence is such an integral part of the human experience. Over the last 80 years onscreen violence has escalated and changed, censorship laws have been amended, but it is nearly impossible to define exactly what we mean by the act or instance of ‘violence’ . 4,085 more words

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Film Review:

I Saw the Devil
Written & Directed by Kim Jee-woon
It may not be a genre unto itself, but Kim Jee-Woon’s brilliant… 824 more words

South Korean Cimema

A Clockwork Orange / Anthony Burgess

I didn’t think I would end up finishing this book.

“There was me, that is Alex, and my three droogs, that is Pete, Georgie, and Dim, Dim being really dim, and we sat in the Korova Milkbar making up our rassoodocks what to do with the evening. 2,255 more words


Psycho Pass (Season 1) - Anime Review 9/10 Stars

Here’s an anime you’d have to be crazy to overlook. You’d have to be out of your mind to leave out of your anime viewing. Psycho Pass falls very much in the “Serial Killer / Ultra Violent” genre, but in a setting where crime is extremely rare. 395 more words


my current playlist:

2D – What is Love Jaymes Young cover

Murdoc – Last Resort Papa Roach

Noodle – Kiss with a Fist  Florence and the Machines… 37 more words