Mad Max: Fury Road: it’s a mad, mad, mad, mad movie

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For me, Mad Max: Fury Road was a very surprising addition to my summer movie line-up. I’d never seen any of the Mel Gibson Mad Max films (still haven’t), and I thought the trailer looked way too bizarre for my taste. So I wrote it off, gradually becoming more and more annoyed each time I saw one of the increasingly crazy trailers. Continue reading

Premiere Particulars: Agent Carter

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You know, the next time I have the nerve to doubt Marvel, I should really just slap myself. Because I didn’t think The Avengers would work, and I was kind of uncertain about Guardians of the Galaxy, too. But we all know how those worked out. Even so, when I saw the trailer for ABC’s Agent Carter mini-series, I was all, “Meh. Looks kinda boring.” Continue reading

Cara’s Top 10 Horror Movie Heroines

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Sorry for the lack of post yesterday, my friends. Life is a tiny bit crazy right now. But I’m back with a vengeance today to talk about one of my favorite elements of scary movies: the horror heroine. Now when I say “horror heroine,” I’m not talking about the half-naked slutty chicks that get slaughtered in the first third of so many awful gorefests or the clumsy, brain-dead innocents who walk home by themselves at night and trip a million times when the killer begins to chase them. Continue reading