Love, Actually

This time of year everyone watches Love, Actually. That movie is about the entire spectrum of love. That’s why the film works. That’s why I love it. It resonates with me on so many levels. Once someone said “I don’t understand Laura Linney’s character, she’s running from love.” I could only respond with a confused […]

War Paint

An alternative & anthropological look at make-up. As I was watching Sucker Punch (for the 2nd time) I was examining everything with a more critical eye. The costumes the girls wear have come under a bit of fire from various places but I’ve already addressed that so I studied their make-up. In the War Zone […]

Sucker Punch

My rebuttal to this review is a little different than I’d originally envisioned as a result of speaking w/Jake (my brother) after he saw the film. I need to preface this by saying that I love Zack Snyder. I love his style, the feel of his films. I’d be perfectly happy watching his version of […]