Black Mirror: San Junipero – Updated Review

Hey all, with Black Mirror returning next week (can’t wait!!), I figured I’d give you guys my updated review of my favorite episode of the show. Spoiler Alert: I still love it.  I contend San Junipero is possibly the best single hour of television that I’ve ever seen. So yeah, TLDR: it’s great!  However, I wrote this for my Intro the TV class back in the fall (I think I actually wrote the majority of it on my birthday? which was a delightful way to spend some downtime that day) and figured I’d spell out why you guys should definitely watch this episode before the series returns.

No spoilers! Enjoy!

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The Hidden World of Non-Verbal Animation

Hey all!  Here’s an essay I wrote for my DreamWorks/Pixar class at school this past semester.  I was able to discuss the visual style of any DreamWorks or Pixar film and I specifically went out to see the latest How to Train Your Dragon (The Hidden World) so I could write about it (and add it to my list of movies seen in 2019).  Since I didn’t give you guys any succinct thoughts on it in February, enjoy this longer discussion!

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Unsane’s Acclaim

Hey guys!  So something I used to do was publish articles here that I also put in my high school newspaper, but being in college now, I typically dedicate most of my movie writing to the essays I do in classes (and the occasional post on here……).  But I figured my essays could be a great way of keeping you all up to date on what I’m watching and writing while in film school.

So last semester I took a class entirely based around Alfred Hitchcock’s filmography.  I watched, I think, 20-25 of his movies?  And I was assigned to compare a 2018 thriller to Hitchcock’s work and style.  So here goes!

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2018 My Movie Thoughts Awards!

Hello dear readers of mine! It’s bee quite some time since I’ve done a typed post for the site, but every year I strive to honor the unique aspects of films from that year. Giving out my own “awards” or recognitions for the movies of the year (in this case, 2017), it’s another fun way to celebrate film.

Since the Oscars nominees were released yesterday morning, I figured this would be the perfect time to unveil the winners and runner-ups for the 2018 My Movie Thoughts Awards!

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