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Mark Wahlberg, Hollywood Pinup

Sure he’s got a slew of forgettable films, interchangeable even (do you know the difference between 2 Guns and Shooter?) but you have to admit, he’s also got some interesting blips. 422 more words

Jay

The Readiness Is All: True Detective 'Night Finds You' (Recap)

A shotgun blast. A lead character goes down. Somehow, the shocking final moments of “Night Finds You” failed to blast my skeptical perspective (of the episode), because I didn’t… 625 more words

Q.V. Hough

Sound & Motion Pictures: great villainous entrances

Great villains are even better and far more memorable with an iconic theme. This is a list of my favorite entrances of Big Bad with amazing personalised soundtrack. 226 more words

Odds And Ends

What I'm Excited For... Part Two

I loved season one of The Leftovers, but to me, it felt like it flew a little bit under the radar and not many people know about the show. 110 more words

Tv Series

How to Win an Oscar Before Leonardo DiCaprio

He’s not fuc*in leavin! The show goes on! And indeed it will. Leo will deliver yet another sub-par performance, like he did in Wolf of Wall Street… 869 more words

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AMERICAN REMAKES: ARE THEY REALLY ALWAYS THAT BAD?


I recently came across Smartling, a translation software company, which got me thinking about language and foreign remakes of films. American remakes of foreign films usually have a bad reputation for being unnecessary, redundant and sometimes just downright awful-but I wondered if there were any American remakes that were actually good, perhaps even great, and a homage to the original foreign film it was based from. 932 more words

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