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Daily Archives: August 19, 2015

Sometimes we are moved by literature and we want to share our findings with our friends, only to realize that they have completely missed the point. On the other hand, that point is only our point and it is possible that it is us who lost it. Because of this, some of my friends and I have the habit to… Read more »

19 August 2015 | Features, Film Lists

Suffice to say, this list goes into detail contrasting different elements of plot and character between each of these works and their original inspirations, so if you are unfamiliar with one of these and prefer to remain that way, skip on down the line.   10. Aladdin (1992) Based on “One Thousand and One Nights” “One Thousand and One Nights”… Read more »

19 August 2015 | Features, Film Lists

Since Thomas Edison first showcased the kinetoscope for the Japanese in 1896, Japanese cinema has maintained its position as one of the top benchmarks of world cinema. Combining a rich, unique artistic culture with a bloody feudal history, Japanese cinema has always been able to find the ultimate balance of light and shade; the perfect amount of whimsy and solemnity… Read more »

19 August 2015 | Features, Film Lists