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Problematic Favorites: Love, Actually is Garbage

Problematic Favorites: Love, Actually is Garbage

I really like the movie Love, Actually. Often when I talk about romantic comedies, I feel the need to express my awareness that they’re kind of embarrassing. But not with this one. I’ve always enthusiastically expressed my enjoyment of it. I’ve [...]

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Throwback Review: Blazing Saddles

Throwback Review: Blazing Saddles

With the loss of Gene Wilder heavy in everyone’s hearts, a lot of people are making a point to rewatch Willy Wonka or Young Frankenstein. So for this month’s throwback review, I chose Blazing Saddles. “Blazing Saddles was a film, to [...]

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REVIEW: Penny Dreadful, the Comic

REVIEW: Penny Dreadful, the Comic

After the exceptionally disappointing conclusion of Showtime’s Penny Dreadful, I was hesitant to pick up the comic series. The Season Three fiasco left me sour, and the announcement of the comic series seemed like a rushed half-apology instead of an [...]

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Pride in Sense8

Pride in Sense8

When I was a teenager, The Matrix was just about the coolest thing in the world, even though it was already several years old at the time. As an already avid sci-fi lover, it put the Wachowskis on my radar, [...]

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Post-Mortem: Penny Dreadful, Season Three

Post-Mortem: Penny Dreadful, Season Three

June 19th saw not only the conclusion of the third season of Showtime’s Penny Dreadful, but the surprising end of the series as a whole. That sound you hear is my heartbreaking, for more reasons than one, and not the reason [...]

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