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In which I express my disdain for the idea of a Loki movie and enrage half the internet

I’ve seen calls across the web, like this one, for a standalone Loki movie. I am not on board with that at all.Don’t get me wrong: I think Tom Hiddleston is a great actor, and Loki is a very interesting, complicated villain. However, I’m going to argue… Continue reading

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Movie review: Offside

Offside, 2006. Directed by Jafar Panahi.Iranian director Panahi is rather controversial at home, where he is currently serving a six-year jail sentence for “assembly and colluding with the intention to commit crimes against the country’s national s… Continue reading

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Movie review: Space Battleship Yamato (2010 live action)

I imprinted on Leiji Matsumoto’s works at a very early age. I was about 5 (we only had HBO for a year), and I was watching the cartoons they showed one day. There was a kid, a space train, and this woman with long blonde hair, which was all I could rem… Continue reading

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Movie review: Space Battleship Yamato (2010 live action)

I imprinted on Leiji Matsumoto’s works at a very early age. I was about 5 (we only had HBO for a year), and I was watching the cartoons they showed one day. There was a kid, a space train, and … Continue reading

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Con, movie, book

I went to Gaylaxicon @ Outlantacon two weekends ago. A friend drove here from Boston, then we drove down to Atlanta together. The con is small, but it was fun, and I ate way too much in the consuite. Every other time I went up to get some food, there w… Continue reading

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Con, movie, book

I went to Gaylaxicon @ Outlantacon two weekends ago. A friend drove here from Boston, then we drove down to Atlanta together. The con is small, but it was fun, and I ate way too much in the consuite. Every … Continue reading

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Movie review: Hanna

After yesterday’s review of something I didn’t like, I’ll talk about something I did like. I’d heard a little bit about this movie about a girl (Saoirse Ronan) who was raised in remote Finland to be a super killer, because as soon as Marissa Wiegler (C… Continue reading

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Movie review: Hanna

After yesterday’s review of something I didn’t like, I’ll talk about something I did like. I’d heard a little bit about this movie about a girl (Saoirse Ronan) who was raised in remote Finland to be a super killer, because … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (part 1)

I’ve been a fan of Harry and his friends since about the time book 3 blew onto the scene. I saw Matthew Lewis (Neville) and the Phelps twins at Dragon*Con (the latter twice), and I spent Release Day reading the … Continue reading

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