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Daily Archives: December 19, 2016

This year, it’s surprisingly easy to think of the worst movies. This isn’t to say that 2016 has been consistently terrible, but there have been plenty of noteworthy duds. As the year comes to a close, people will likely have seen most of the movies they set out to see. After hearing about how wonderful La La Land is time… Read more »

19 December 2016 | Features, Film Lists

Everybody loves a happy ending. We, as an audience, love to see the protagonist prevail and see the story wrap up in a nice way. However, a downbeat ending is often more effective than an upbeat one. A good downer ending can shock the audience and lift the film to a whole new level. In this list, we’ll look at… Read more »

19 December 2016 | Features, Other Lists

This list outlines the most notable and powerful points of “The Lobster”, highlighting the reasons that may potentially encourage a film viewer to watch it; that is, if the spectator does actually need such encouragement. “The Lobster” falls into the same category of films as “Fahrenheit 451” (François Truffaut, 1966), as both take a similar approach to create a seemingly… Read more »

19 December 2016 | Features, Other Lists