Blog posts tagged "film"

The Fugitive Movie Poster
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Apr. 19, 2013 - 2:17 pm
Best Television-Inspired Movies: Television shows often end too early or not early enough. Movies based on television shows can be retreads of old materials or new spins on old classic themes. When thinking about movies based on television shows, there are many more groan-inducing experiences and a...
Better of Dead Movie Poster
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Mar. 20, 2013 - 3:06 pm
Comedies do not always have to be shiny and light to be enjoyable. Some of my favorite comedies are dark and dreary. These movies all have oddball characters and situations that are hilarious and depressing. The absurdity of these movies takes a backseat to the truths found within their subjects....
Seven Psychopaths
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Feb. 20, 2013 - 2:58 pm
As I look back at 2012, there are many films that were enjoyable, but only a few stood above the rest. Interesting performances and genre-bending styles made these movies capture my attention. While you gear up for new releases in 2013, consider checking out one of the following films, even if it...
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Jan. 08, 2013 - 2:58 pm
The quirkier and more unusual a documentary, the more likely I am to enjoy it. There are stories of all types whether they are serious or silly. Adventure through different worlds and experience these unique films. My first film suggestion is directed by the graffiti artist, and sometimes director...
Seven Samurai Movie Poster
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Dec. 22, 2012 - 1:44 pm
Samurai films show different codes and ethics than what you see in many other films. A sense of honor and duty, along with the portrayal of Japanese culture and other eras, make these enthralling films. Try the following as first forays into the samurai genre. The Hidden Blade is a unique take on...
Grave of the Fireflies Movie Poster
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Dec. 17, 2012 - 4:15 pm
As an animation enthusiast, there are many different types of animation I consume, running the gamut from children’s materials to intensely emotional films. I'm going to focus on some of the more emotionally intense animations that I have seen recently. A little-known film, Mary and Max is an...

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