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‘A Million Ways To Die In The West’ Review

My opinion may make me a black sheep on this one.

My opinion may make me a black sheep on this one.

7/10

Hah!  A pun.  I haven’t done one of those in a while.

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‘Mean Girls’ Review

 

 

Mean girls poster

8.5/10

 
It’s ‘Heathers’ without the murder!

 

 

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Book Review: ‘Me Talk Pretty One Day’ by David Sedaris

 

aka A Hipster's Guide To Sociopathy.

aka A Hipster’s Guide To Sociopathy.

I just remembered I had a section for books on this thing.  Go figure.

 

This particular review is going to be a bit weird.  Mainly because I have no idea how I actually feel about this thing.

 

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Adaptation Comparison: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to The Galaxy

Cover - Hitchhikers Guide                   VS.           Hitchikers movie poster

And here’s the first thing I wrote with Galaxy in the title.

 

Introducing what’s bound to become a common occurrence on the site: the adaptation comparison.  In these posts, I’ll be performing a side-by-side analysis of two separate depictions of the same work (usually the most popular or most easily accessible).  Because of this, the ‘Plot’ sections of these posts may be more spoiler-heavy than my average reviews.

 

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Guardians of the Galaxy Trailer Analysis

This is the second thing in a row that I’ve written about with Galaxy in the Title.  Go figure. Read the rest of this entry

“The Lego Movie” Review

Lego Movie Poster

 

I’m about to go totally fanboy you guys.  It’s not a terrible undergraduate term paper, but it will have to do.

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Why Is Good Comedy Difficult?

the comedy zone

“Dying is easy, Comedy is hard.”

Odds are you’ve heard this expression in one form or another at some point in your life.  It’s a generally accepted idea among those who work in comedy that it is one of the most difficult things to convey.  I got myself to thinking (as I usually do) about why this is.  My general conclusion is that it is not one but a number of factors that make comedy particularly daunting.

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