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Tech Troubled Films For Our Surveillance Age: Source Code

Posted April 15, 2016 by Megan Jones

With the 1936 film Modern Times, Charlie Chaplin introduced a witty, scathing take on the effects of mass technology, and indeed, the type of life we forge with it has become a central preoccupation to our modern world. Film remains at the forefront of this conversation, not only for the speed and power of its […]

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The Price of Sex (sex & violence guaranteed)

Posted January 27, 2012 by Recultured Team

I’m pretty sure that you have heard this saying that “sex and violence” is what the audiences in the cinema are there for. The scene of one man being able to kill 200 faceless villains with a gun and the sexy scenes of male and female character just give us the thrills! Yet, there is always […]

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Canadian Films: It’s the Story That Counts!

Posted October 24, 2012 by Recultured Team

I find that those who are trapped in the clutches of Hollywood would look upon Canadian movies with great disdain…

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Harry and Gang Ends 8 Films with a Whimper

Posted August 27, 2011 by Recultured Team

As a die-hard Harry Potter fan, I went into the movie theatre 10 years ago to see the first film adaptation with scepticism. Like most fans, this feeling was purely that the film would not live up to my expectations, that something would be missing or changed which is blasphemy, and that the actress portraying Hermione Granger […]

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5 Great Movies From the ’90s You Should See

Posted October 8, 2013 by Recultured Team

A short list of movies that, in my humble opinion, need to be seen by literally everyone.

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