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We Belong Dead

Today, I’m back from the dead (that might have worked better if I hadn’t just written yesterday) to talk about three Frankenstein movies. There are SPOILERS for all of them, as well as the original novel. Frankenstein – The original … Continue reading

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Do You Hear the People Sing, Without Being Pre-Recorded?

My wife is a big fan of Les Miserables, so it was through her that I both saw the musical and read the book. Now the movie is out, and she’s already seen it twice, and planning to see it … Continue reading

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Talk Like a King, My Son

The King’s Speech – I hadn’t originally intended to watch this movie, but my mom had received tickets from her work for agreeing to work on Christmas, so we went to see it today. I didn’t really know anything about … Continue reading

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The Big Horcrux Hunt

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1 – I think I’m past the point where this series of films can really wow me, but I still enjoy it. I suppose the fact that they divided it into two gave … Continue reading

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