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My Favorite Looney Tunes Of All-Time

There’s not a whole lot outside the obvious that I can say about the Looney Tunes. They’re classic and hilarious among many other things. I suppose they just remind me of a simpler time in my life — More blissful. ...
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My Favorite Oscar Categories and Predictions

Oscar season is here again and it’s full of magnificent nominations. It’s going to be pretty hard to select winners this year since there really is so many deserving nominations. While I enjoy the whole award show, there a few ...
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Oscar Season Through The Eyes Of The Filmmaker

It’s that wonderful time of the year — the time when everyone is watching their TV’s and party snacks are covering the counters. The time where families come together, but sides are drawn. The time that Champions are made! No, ...
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The Importance of Rogue One In The Star Wars Universe

In just a couple weeks, we will be graced once more with yet another Star Wars in our movie theatres. Set before A New Hope, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is about a group of rebels sent out to ...
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Gilmore Girls Returns – The Next Netflix Revival

Alright, Gilmore Girls fans — put on your comfy clothes, order some Chinese, add a Pop Tart for dessert, and wash it all down with some “coffee, coffee, coffee.” Get ready for a Netflix binge on November 25, because Gilmore ...
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Canada: An Unexpected Production Hotspot

If I were to ask you what Tron: Legacy, If I Stay, Man of Steel, Fantastic Four, Percy Jackson & The Olympians, The Lightning Thief, 2012, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Godzilla, The Flash and the 2010 Olympic Games have in ...
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Don’t Fear the Batman

The recent release of Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice brought a negative reaction from critics and a mixed response from fans. Much of the fears that fans had when looking at the trailers came to pass. Though I personally ...
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The Art of Montage: Up

This is the fourth in a series of blogs about the art of montage. Check out the previous blogs on Battleship Potemkin, The Godfather, and Citizen Kane. When people think of montage, they usually think of a live-action film. While many beautiful montages ...
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The Art of Montage: Citizen Kane

This is the third blog in a series of blogs about the art of montage. Check out the previous blogs on Battleship Potemkin and The Godfather. To many, Citizen Kane is the greatest movie ever made. The film’s use of ...
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The Story Formation and Symbolism In Big Hero 6

Very recently I sat down and rewatched one of my favorite animated films, Big Hero 6. This time however, I did not watch just for mere entertainment, but to analyze the plot, characters, and symbolism. Instead of looking at it ...