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Entries Tagged as 'Mother/daughter relationship'

Your Friend In Australia, Mary Daisy Dinkle

November 25th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Logging in to Netflix Instant for a movie to watch is like being hungry and shown to a food replicator. It doesn’t solve my problem — it introduces one thousand new ones. Luckily, I can see which genres are rated higher in nutritional content, in this case, 4 or 4 ½ star ratings out of […]

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Tags: Animation · Bathtub scene · Black comedy · Coming of age · Dreams and visions · Drunk scene · Midlife crisis · Mother/daughter relationship · Psychoanalysis · Road trip

Today’s Iran Is Not For You

November 19th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Logging in to Netflix Instant for a movie to watch is like being hungry and shown to a food replicator. It doesn’t solve my problem — it introduces one thousand new ones. Luckily, I can see which genres are rated higher in nutritional content, in this case, 4 or 4 ½ star ratings out of […]

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Tags: Animation · Based on comic strip · Coming of age · Crooked officer · Dreams and visions · Father/daughter relationship · Grandmother/granddaughter relationship · High school · Interrogation · Mother/daughter relationship

Good People Were Scared of the Left Bank

October 19th, 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: Ambiguous ending · Beasts and monsters · Dreams and visions · Drunk scene · End of the world · Forensic evidence · Mother/daughter relationship · Murder mystery · Paranoia · Psychoanalysis · Supernatural · Woman in jeopardy