For some of my overseas readers, Love, Simon will be old news. That being said, I doubt a movie like this will be slipping the minds of its mainstream audience any time soon. Greg Berlanti's new teen drama, a film adaptation of Becky Albertalli's Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, has had Twitter raving since it's American [...]
February 15th, 2017. Wednesday. 12:30pm. Feeling content. "Do you want to talk about it?" Hazel Grace Lancaster asks a broken Isaac as he cries into his palm, having just been dumped by his wicked girlfriend who couldn't cope with the idea of dating a blind man. "No, I just wanna cry and play video games." [...]
Watch my Prezi timeline of dystopias here: https://prezi.com/ovp1yuha9fp2/the-history-of-dystopia/ By producing this timeline, I am able to see how the dystopian genre has adapted to its audience over time.
January 18th, 2017. Wednesday. 10:45pm. Feeling insightful. When thinking about the many films that I have watched in my lifetime, my brain consists of four categories: Those I cared little for are simply “Basic”. This, to me, is the finest of insults; no man (nor woman) works tirelessly for sometimes years upon years to have [...]