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Why Summer Movies Rarely Make Best Picture

The summer months are winding down. Time to kick back, slather on sunscreen and laze by the pool before it’s too late. Or perhaps you’d rather catch a movie with your friends? If you happen to be a superhero fanatic ...
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Be Inspired

“Your brain gets too comfortable in your everyday surroundings. You need to make it uncomfortable. You need to spend some time in another land, among people that do things differently than you. Travel makes the world look new, and when ...
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3 Reasons Why You Should Be Positive On Set

I remember my first times being on set — I was so excited and eager to work. No task was too big or too small because I was just glad to be a part of the production process. Now I’m ...
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The Story Of How I Became A Filmmaker

Can I call myself a filmmaker? Insert your dream at the end of that sentence. Not everyone wants to be a filmmaker, but certainly finding where you belong, or what you’ll become, is something we all wrestle with and process ...
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3 Reasons Why I Love Disney’s Tangled

As a young girl, I adored Disney princess movies. I dreamed of being like the gorgeous princesses with long, flowy dresses and shimmering hair embarking on adventures and conquering bad guys. I loved believing that there was a “happily ever ...
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Why I Chose The Film Industry

Throughout my life, the Lord has revealed many of my talents as I grew in my creativity. I remember being very passionate about art and creativity early on in my childhood, and there few moments when I wasn’t discovering new ...
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5 Shows Cancelled Too Soon

Recently, many shows have been given their marching orders, leaving some fans devastated, and others overjoyed. With that in mind, let’s take a look at five shows that were canceled too soon. Jericho (CBS, 2006 – 2008) What would you ...
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PBS: Must See TV

To many people, PBS equates boring, educational programming. For the many years, if not decades, that was the case. Recently, though, PBS has been in the process of undergoing somewhat of a facelift. Under its long-time Masterpiece banner, PBS has ...
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Dear Pixar, Stop Making Sequels

Pixar is the most successful animation studio of our generation. It seems like virtually everything they touch turns to gold. They have created some of the greatest modern animated classics, many of which have defined the two generations that have ...
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Star Wars Rebels and the Main Movieverse

Several months ago, a friend recommended, no, forced, me to watch the animated movie and TV show, Star Wars Clone Wars. In just over a month, I had watched all six seasons and was ready to move on to the ...