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Entries Tagged as 'Father/daughter relationship'

God Sends Me Demons

October 16th, 2010 · No Comments

As days get shorter, nights get longer and All Hallow’s Eve beckons, I can say that I won’t be wandering the streets dressed as Chewbacca begging for candy. What I can’t say is whether or not at my age, horror movies still have any surprises left in them. In the search for originality, it’d be […]

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Tags: Coming of age · Father/daughter relationship · Mother/daughter relationship · Psychoanalysis · Small town · Supernatural · Woman in jeopardy

Smoke From A Burnt Cholla

September 22nd, 2010 · No Comments

The Bechdel Test was named for Allison Bechdel, whose comic strip Dykes To Watch Out For in 1985 measured the female presence in movies by employing three criteria: Are there two or more women in it, with names? Do the women talk to each other? About something other than a man? Far too many mainstream […]

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Tags: Brother/brother relationship · Coming of age · Father/daughter relationship · Midlife crisis · Mother/daughter relationship · No opening credits · Psychoanalysis · Small town

Is Your Boyfriend Interested In Clever?

September 16th, 2010 · 4 Comments

The Bechdel Test was named for Allison Bechdel, whose comic strip Dykes To Watch Out For in 1985 measured the female presence in movies by employing three criteria: Are there two or more women in it, with names? Do the women talk to each other? About something other than a man? Far too many mainstream […]

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Tags: Based on book · Coming of age · Concert · Father/daughter relationship · High school · Master and pupil · Museums and galleries · Unconventional romance