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‘Animal House’ Is Even More Offensive in Our PC Age
4 days ago

‘Animal House’ Is Even More Offensive in Our PC Age

Forty years ago a filthy little film was unleashed upon the world.

This movie would go on to make back its meager $3 million budget 47 times. That made it …
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The Fatal Flaw Behind Today’s Woke Comedy
6 days ago

The Fatal Flaw Behind Today’s Woke Comedy

Woke comedy tries to be didactic and fails because it has nothing profound or interesting to teach. But tons of real, good comedy is didactic.

Recently Robert Tracinski mistakenly argued …
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How ‘Christopher Robin’ Avoids the Nostalgia Trap
1 week ago

How ‘Christopher Robin’ Avoids the Nostalgia Trap

Nostalgia has a powerful hold on the human psyche.

While there are several reports on the matter, Dwight from “The Office,” said it best:

“People underestimate the power …
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Movie Stars Still Matter [But There’s a Catch]
1 week ago

Movie Stars Still Matter [But There’s a Catch]

Film finance today is predicated on one of two scenarios:

  • An ultra high net worth individual is willing to take equity risk and finance a film (whether for the …
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9 Summer Movies That Perfectly Nail the Season
2 weeks ago

9 Summer Movies That Perfectly Nail the Season

Movies set during summer have a certain feel that represents the season’s lazy, relaxed vibe.

Vacations. Free time. The great outdoors.

Some films capture that perfectly. They also showcase the …
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‘Dark Money’ Only Tells Half the Story
2 weeks ago

‘Dark Money’ Only Tells Half the Story

“Dark Money” bills itself as an exploration of the effects of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United campaign finance decision.

The documentary uncovers a world of dark money buying legislatures, state …
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‘Search for Aliveness’ Seeks Eternal Answers
2 weeks ago

‘Search for Aliveness’ Seeks Eternal Answers

Have you ever felt like life is just pushing you along?

Like you’re caught in a current so strong you can’t stop its mighty force to slow down and do …
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New Conservative Film Festival Puts Freedom First
2 weeks ago

New Conservative Film Festival Puts Freedom First

The summer movie season is in full swing, but there’s an alternative for those tired of endless superhero sequels and animated dramedies.

The Steamboat Institute Film Festival in Steamboat Springs …
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How ‘Head’ Made Monkees Out of Naysayers
4 weeks ago

How ‘Head’ Made Monkees Out of Naysayers

You say we’re manufactured To that we all agree So make your choice, and we’ll rejoice In never being free

Hey, hey, we are The Monkees …
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Twitter Reveals Intersectionality’s Problem with Facts
1 month ago

Twitter Reveals Intersectionality’s Problem with Facts

There were many things I learned as an English major in college, like how understanding something properly is actually hard work.

Take Winnie the Pooh, for example.

Did you know …
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