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30 Day Harry Potter Challenge - Day 20!

Day 20 – Favourite Movie.

I have two favourite movies, Prisoner of Azkaban and Deathly Hallows: Part 2. Everything about DH2 is perfect! The shots, the acting, the music, the special effects, etc.. 352 more words

Harry Potter

City of God

What a movie.

I had heard about this film in high school and avoided watching it because I thought it would be too graphic/sad. This was before I watched American Horror Story, The Following etc.- before I watched so much TV and seen so many lives and tragedies played out on the small screen that I became desensitized to it a bit, though I still tear up occasionally. 80 more words

Film

Alfonso Cuaron Returning To Venice Film Festival As Jury President

Oscar-winner Alfonso Cuarón will chair the International Jury for the Competition at the 72nd Venice Film Festival in September. The appointment by the board of directors comes two years after the helmer’s… 181 more words

Breaking News

Around the Water Cooler & Looking Back: "Believe" - The Cancellation and Why, This Viewer Believes, a Lack of Faith Sunk an Uplifting Show

Who:  “Believe” aired on NBC during the 2013-2014 television season on Spring Sundays at 9:00 PM.

What: “Believe,” a supernatural/fantasy drama about a young girl with psychokinetic and telepathic powers and the man, an escaped convict, tasked with her protection, as the scientific institute that studied her vies for her recapture against a group of defectors who believe her abilities are divine in origin. 2,243 more words

Children of Men (2006)

Temperature: Warm

The future has always been part of the fascination of cinema. What humanity will become is part of movies since the conception of the first narrative films. 578 more words

Drama

Gravity (2013) - No more just driving, let's go home

Gravity (2013), directed by Alfonso Cuarón, deals with the themes of loneliness and isolation, both on an individual level and on a humanity level. It also tells a story about a woman’s personal triumph over adversity, as well as her own feelings of panic, fear, and despair, and having the courage to live on despite losing the ones you love.  1,469 more words

Literary Analysis

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

Temperature: Warm

It’s not easy to match a success on screen as in the literary world, but the Harry Potter franchise is one of the most respected one there is. 709 more words

Adventure