Category: TV and Movies

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Sunday!; or, Maribou’s Star Wars Review; or, A Love Letter from Me in 2015 to Me in 1984

Many spoilers follow. Also, while my intention is to just talk about MY experience as a film-goer and not to get into feminist politics per se, that whole “personal is political” thing means that some folks may experience this as a political post. In keeping with the spirit of Mindless Diversions (and my own intentions), I’d encourage you not to read it as an argument, and not to respond with one. It’s just my story.

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Whoa.

Mind-Blowing Possible Easter Egg In The Force Awakens. Spoilers, obviously.

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Sunday!

The Magic of Pixar (Cry Because of a Dinosaur Edition)

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Sunday!

The Joy Of Painting.

29

Sunday!

On the subtle distinctions between cash grabs and finding a richness and depth in a story that allows for another chapter to be written.

(It’s about the upcoming Rocky spin-off called “Creed”. Well, mostly about the movies that spun the upcoming movie off.)

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Sunday!

Okay. I will try to not talk about Person of Interest except for one or two more times this year. After this, I mean.

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Thing!

Overthinking a classic.

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Sunday!

Musings on the remake of The Karate Kid in light of this whole “80’s Nostalgia” thing.

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Recast!

Stolen from Kyle Cupp’s Facebook feed: “Whom would you cast in a remake of CLUE?”

Think about it before you click through, I don’t want to bias your results.