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Django Unchained and Awkward Southern Feelings

Regionalism, like a mythic beast stirring from the Ocean’s restless depths, pops up sometimes in unexpected places. Django Unchained owes far more to the Spaghetti Western than any representation of the Antebellum South in any respect you’d care to name. … Continue reading

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Conversations About Dead People: Les Mis And How Not To Use Cinematography

Olivia de Havilland: what were your thoughts on Les Mis, if you don’t mind my asking Ida Lupino: they were these, in this order: HOLD THE DAMN CAMERA STILL, Tom Hooper you are the worst director and you don’t understand musicals. OH MY … Continue reading

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