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Drop The “The”

It’s probably not fair to compare the two, but as historical dramas go, David Fincher’s The Social Network (2010) is the spiritual and political antithesis of Made In Dagenham. One follows a group of downtrodden, taken-for-granted female workers as they … Continue reading

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Space Goblins & Earth Girls

By a wacky coincidence, there were two kiddy-centric “alien encounter” movies on TV last weekend… First up was E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), Steven Spielberg’s Oscar-winning classic, starring Henry Thomas as a lonely boy named ‘Elliot’, who befriends a waddling, yelping … Continue reading

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It’s All About Her

Bratz: The Movie (2007) is the heartbreaking story of a brilliant girl with a beautiful dream, and the petty, ignorant ingrates who continually seek to crush her spirit. Or, at least, that’s how I read it… ‘Meredith Baxter Dimly’ is … Continue reading

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Alas, Poor Lexi

[Contains angry, angry SPOILERS!!!] When the trailers for the first season of The Vampire Diaries started showing up on TV, I wasn’t much impressed. There was something so enervating about the weird sepia tint and the generic-looking cast… it was … Continue reading

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