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The Handmaiden: Shifting Exotic Sands

WARNING: The following blog post, like the film itself deals with some very frank and explicit mature themes, sexual and non-sexual and please be noted of that before reading on. 981 mots de plus

Film Pravda

Double Indemnity (1944)

Dir. Billy Wilder. Starring Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson

MacMurray made a career out of playing nice guys and friendly fellas, but heaven knows he’s a more effective heel than a buddy. 1 680 mots de plus


Well, how did I get here?

Back in 1985 I moved right across the country to a go to college in a new city. For various reasons I arrived a couple of months before the start of term, and consequently was pretty much on my own until the other students started showing up a few weeks later. 280 mots de plus


HCX’s Haiti Film Fest 2017

Returning for its 4th biennial year, the Haiti Film Fest by Haiti Cultural Exchange (HCX) is a celebration of leaders and trailblazers in Haitian film. Taking place during Haitian Heritage Month in venues throughout Brooklyn, New York, “this festival will showcase the authentic soul of Haiti and its Diaspora through the lens of film.” 52 mots de plus


Latin-American superstar Eugenio Derbez discusses new film and the challenges of multicultural comedy

Originally published at The Daily Texan.

Eugenio Derbez, named the most influential Latin-American star by Variety, is hugely popular in Spanish-speaking countries, and this week he begins his attempt to make it in America. 560 mots de plus


New ‘Smurfs’ proves well-intentioned films can still bore viewers to tears

Originally published at The Daily Texan.

The worst of the three terrible Smurfs films this decade, “Smurfs: The Lost Village” is a stale depiction of one-dimensional characters brought to life by celebrity voice actors. 551 mots de plus


4 Of The Most Over-Rated Films Of All Time - Oxygen.ie

Since the inception of cinema, a mountain of classic flicks have donned the big screen for the sake of our enjoyment. Movies such as Shawshank Redemption, Godfather Part 1 & 2, Citizen Kane, and so many others have demonstrated just why people love movies so much. 643 mots de plus