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Dunkirk Review

Dunkirk is unconventional movie from the beginning.  The first shot we see is young soldiers running.  We do not see most of their faces, and as they are running, all but one of them are shot and fall to the … Continue reading

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Why Wonder Woman Can’t Win Part 2

In the first part, I talked about the fact that Wonder Woman the film cannot win in terms of pleasing everyone.  In this post, I want to talk about how Wonder Woman the protagonist does not win at all. Oh, … Continue reading

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Emma’s Random (Wonder Woman) Thoughts

*Spoilers*Spoilers*Spoilers*Spoilers*Spoilers*Spoilers*   1 I knew almost nothing about Wonder Woman before I saw this movie.  I remembered her briefly from a Boys and Girls Club commercial as a child, but that is it. 2 I did feel a bit of … Continue reading

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CIFF Film Reviews: Short Films Program 4

Since these are short films, the reviews will also be short.  How apropos.  😉 1 Golden is a silent film about a boy with golden skin and the challenges he faces growing up, until he falls in love with another … Continue reading

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Films About Women 24

1 Fried Green Tomatoes Fried Green Tomatoes is a story about the bonds between women. The story centers around four women; two young women in the beginning of the century, and two older women at the end of the century. … Continue reading

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Films About Women 22

1 Little Women (1994) I saw this film for the first time when I was ten. The film tells the familiar story of the March girls, living in New England during the Civil War. The second child, Jo, the tomboy, … Continue reading

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1 Les Diaboliques Les Diaboliques is a French thriller made in 1955. It tells the story of a married woman whose husband is cheating on her. She teams up with her husband’s mistress to kill him. They kill him, dispose … Continue reading

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