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Studio Ghibli Forever: An Initiation – ‘The Tale of the Princess Kaguya’

“As in many Studio Ghibli films before it, the male director is speaking directly to his male audience, pleading with them to treat the women in their lives with the respect and equality they deserve.”

Two Drink Minimum: ‘BoJack Horseman’ Season 3 Recaps (Part 4 of 4)

“As long as those around BoJack grow more and more distant, so will his second chances.”

A Trip to the Sensory Deprivation Tank: Comparing ‘Fringe’ and ‘Stranger Things’

“Perhaps, in an alternate-parallel-upside-down universe somewhere, Fringe was a massive sensation on Netflix or Amazon Prime.”

John Huston’s Legacy and ‘The Dead’ (1987)

John Huston’s talent was in the insinuation of the unseen environment lying beyond closed doors. Even in lesser films, like Key Largo, one can feel the cruel and merciless outdoor fighting beyond the set. Our comfort in life is temporary — an endless guerilla battle where humanity has been pitted against […]