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Daily Archives: September 17, 2015

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then cinema is the ultimate round of applause. Since its inception, cinema has been sprinkled with references to other art forms. Cinema itself combines different disciplines of art like music, photography, painting, and acting to tantalize and satisfy multiple senses. Though there are tons and tons of cinematic references, these are 10… Read more »

17 September 2015 | Features, Other Lists

Generally speaking, all movies are by essence genre movies as they will inadvertently belong to a type of movie with its own type of rules, which of course makes the genre what it is. A romantic comedy is by right a genre movie as more often than not it has similarities with other movies of its genre when it comes… Read more »

17 September 2015 | Features, Film Lists

As seen in many lists lately, cinema has had various great/important years. Releases from all over the world becoming, high- and low-budget classics shot black and white, color, and sometimes both at the same time, containing gritty stories, happy endings, stellar camera work and career-defining performances have followed cinema’s history since its inception as an entertainment medium. By 1999, cinema… Read more »

17 September 2015 | Features, Film Lists

Wrapped in controversy, the Nobel Prize is the most prestigious award related with literature. The prize always gave primacy to European writers and, maybe because of that, many say the award is conditioned by political views and idealistic behaviors instead of talent or contributions to humanity. It is a fact that the Nobel Prize Academy doesn’t appreciate predictable and popular winners… Read more »

17 September 2015 | Features, Film Lists