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Current Events and Movies: Pt. Two

Current Events and Movies: Pt. Two

The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow’r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e’er gave, Awaits alike th’inevitable hour. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. -“Elegy Written In a Country Churchyard” by Thomas Grey, 1751 We recently celebrated Veterans Day. On that same day, November 11th, we also celebrated the 100th […]

What‘s Next For DC?

What‘s Next For DC?

DC’s movies of late have been messy, to say the least. With the notable exception of Wonder Woman, they’ve largely been duds (I am, however, one of the three people in America who will defend Man of Steel). Their attempt at a shared universe has been described as joyless and nihilistic. DC has an iconic […]

Celebrate Women’s History Month in Film

Celebrate Women’s History Month in Film

In observance of March being Women’s History Month, I want to share some of my personal favorite films that I think everyone should watch to celebrate the empowerment of women.  BADASS FILMS WITH BADASS WOMEN Action films are usually lead with buff males to portray an image that men are strong leaders that will save […]

Post Trump Art in Film and the Wonder Woman Renaissance

Post Trump Art in Film and the Wonder Woman Renaissance

There is no question for me as to what was the best movie of last year: Wonder Woman.  Not just because it is great story that is told well, but it is populated by memorable characters whose roles are played by wonderful actors. None more so than Gal Gadot, who so inhabits the role of […]