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The Birth of a Commotion
It wasn’t exactly the shot heard ‘round the world, and it didn’t need to be; it was the press release sent and resent around the Twitterverse. On July 19, HBO announced some of its post-Game of Throne...
Rhi Wright3 days ago
7 Obscure Anime
These shows have less than 50,000 views on MyAnimeList, which, in a world where shows that people are talking about generally boast at least 300,000 views, makes them obscure. They’re all good shows t...
Rachel Lesch3 days ago
A Review of 'Clarissa' by Samuel Richardson
At around 1,431 pages, Clarissa or The History of a Young Lady beats out Les Miserables by Victor Hugo (826 pages), Bleak House by Charles Dickens (813 pages) and War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy (955 pag...
Lizzy Arrow4 days ago
New Doctor Who Played by Jodie Whittaker
Jodie Whittaker is married to an American actor named Christian Contreras; they had their first son in 2015. She also had a nephew named Harry Whittaker who had Down Syndrome and played Leo Goskirk, a...
When Good and Bad Film Making Ends... Mediocrity Begins
“What are you afraid of?” Fear is a huge part of our lives, it shapes us into the people that we become. From heights to spiders to crowds and darkness, it is the age old emotion that is unique for ea...
Rhi Wright5 days ago
7 Great Magical Girl Shows
Magical girl is one of the more popular genres of anime. Aimed primarily at a young, female audience, almost every show is about teenage girls saving the world. With the popularity of male-led superhe...
S Grace5 days ago
Nashville: How to Make Everyone Happy
It has been almost five months since Connie Britton's surprising exit from Nashville and Rayna Jaymes' devastating death on the episode “If Tomorrow Never Comes” which aired on February 23. While the ...
Airam Zenemijil6 days ago
Hardwork and Natural Talent
Are you familiar with FLCL, Panty and Stocking with Garterbelt, Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, and Kill la Kill? What do they have in common? Right smooth and powerful animation. Studio Trigger had been ...
Robert Cain7 days ago
'War for the Planet of the Apes' Movie Review
Released: July 11th 2017 (UK) Length: 140 Minutes Certificate: 12A Director: Matt Reeves Starring: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Karin Konoval, Terry Notary, Devyn Dalton and Amiah Miller ...
Sasha Boileau8 days ago
My 'Clannad' Review
Clannad started as a video game and branched out into two seasons and a movie. Each season aired at different times, the first episode of the first season was aired on 2007. The first season is Clannad, the second season is Clannad: After Story and the movie is simply titled Clannad: The Movie. To specify, most people who have seen Clannad are of the eighteen to twenty-five age range as the series was aired in 2007 and the intended audience was teens at the time of its release. Although anime is...
Rachel Newcombe9 days ago
The Appeal of Cinematic Criminals
I recently took the plunge and watched the famous Ocean's Eleven. Followed by Ocean's Twelve. And rounded off by Ocean's Thirteen. I figured it was time to crawl out from the rock I had been living un...
Billie Lourd, Daughter Of Carrie Fisher, Sole Beneficiary Of Estate
It will no doubt come as a relief to Billie Lourd that the estate of her mother, Star Wars icon Carrie Fisher, has been finalized. The business of death is always a challenging one, particularly when ...
Anthony's Film Review - Despicable Me 3 (2017)
There are two themes that define the Despicable Me series. One is the growth of a hero in a former supervillain. The other is the growth of that hero's family. At the end of each of the first two Desp...
Edward V'Kanty14 days ago
Can Netflix's 'Castlevania' Break Dracula's Curse?
Netflix is taking a big gamble on their next project. Bram Stoker's Dracula and pretty much any video game adaptation have one thing in common, when it comes to adapting them for the screen, large or ...
James Giles14 days ago
Twin Peaks 2017: The Birth of an American Nightmare
"It was a fantastic decade in a lot of ways ... there was something in the air that is not there any more at all...It was a really hopeful time... You got the feeling you could do anything. The future...
Cara Anderson15 days ago
Review: Shimmer Lake
So, I recently watched Shimmer Lake, a Netflix original drama/comedy. When the trailers for the film came out earlier this summer I was immediately intrigued. The film featured a cast of typically com...
Miranda O'Conner15 days ago
Most Magical Harry Potter Creatures
When creating all of the magical Harry Potter creatures, J.K. Rowling drew inspiration from folklore and mythology. Most writers constructing a fictional universe (from J.R.R. Tolkien to George R.R. Martin) draw from reality. So, of course, Rowling had to base the Wizarding World on the real world – or, at least, the belief systems of the real world. There are countless magical Harry Potter creatures – some being imposing figures of power, while others being symbols of humanity's best qualities ...
Horror Sub-Genre Classification
When critiquing horror movies, it’s important to remember all the different sub-genres of horror and the sub-genre from which a film is written. For instance, if you were looking for an emotional elem...