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Doug Reviews: The Magnificent Seven (2016)

Hooray! It’s another remake! Director Antoine Fuqua brings audiences a more multicultural take on The Magnificent Seven. Does it live up to the original classic or fall woefully short? 1,025 more words


Running Free by Daylight

The things of the night cannot be explained in the day
Because they do not then exist. ~ Ernest Hemingway

(Warning: This story contains language that may be considered offensive, but is aprapos to the time and place where it is set. 2,093 more words


The Magnificent Seven

Famed Japanese director Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 masterpiece Seven Samurai was a landmark film for a wide variety of reasons. Perhaps its most notable legacy was that its plot of humble villagers hiring a small team of elite warriors to defend their town against a horde of bandits has proven to be both very appealing and easily adaptable to other settings. 814 more words


The Magnificent Seven (2016)

The Magnificent Seven: Antoine Fuqua has a widely known (and frankly, very dear, doubly so) road map to follow, but gets magnificently lost on his way. 141 more words

Film Reviews

The Magnificent Seven (2016)

Released 2016 Rating 12A Director Antoine Fuqua Writer/s Richard Wenk, Nic Pizzolatto Starring Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke Source of story 134 more words

75 YOF: John Wayne, North Dakota, and Casual Racism (The Searchers-1956)

Sometimes, I feel like I’m living in a western movie. White men in North Dakota are trying to spread west, but run into Indian opposition. Terrified of the “red man,” they paint him as the enemy, the great obstacle of progress. 614 more words

Art And Entertainment

Buzzing: 2014 Met Gala Red Carpet

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2014 Met Gala Red Carpet

Beyonce in Givenchy Couture, with Jay Z.

Published on May 8, 2014 at 01:02PM

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