Film

The Hypocrisy of the Film Industry and Kevin Spacey

How has the film industry bypassed the progress made by the #MeToo movement and forgiven Kevin Spacey? *Trigger Warning*Mentions of sexual abuse, misconduct, assault and paedophilia. I saw on my Instagram feed that Kevin Spacey will be making a comeback into the film industry. He is set to play a detective in the Italian film, …

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Hollywood’s Obsession With a Dead Family and a Guy with a Gun

Law Abiding Citizen, Guardians of the Galaxy, The Mentalist, X Men, Apocalypse, Macbeth, Max Payne, The Punisher, Final Fantasy 4, CIS, Twilight Zone. So everyone recognises at least one of the above, right? We’ve got a few movies in there, some TV shows, a handful of video games, even a beloved Shakespeare play. If you’ve …

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Menage A Trois and Anti-Nazi Resistance Fighters: Meet the Incredible Female Characters of the 1930s and 40s

We’ve always loved movies in my family. After spending most of 2020 in different countries, I couldn’t wait to slip under the blanket with my mum and sister to watch some of our old favourites. Perhaps surprisingly, most of these movies are from the 1930s and 40s.  I didn’t realise it back then, but I …

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