Archive for the 'Movies' Category

Valkyria Chronicles is a Different Kind of War Story

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Valkyria Chronicles is a Different Kind of War Story by Alexander Kriss on the Kill Screen website on July 19, 2016.

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The life and career of Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The life and career of Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site on July 14, 2016.

Abbas Kiarostami in 2000 (Photo: David Walsh)

The right-wing, racialist attacks on the film Free State of Jones

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The right-wing, racialist attacks on the film Free State of Jones By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site on June 30, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Free State of Jones: Three cheers! By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Website on June 28, 2016.

Free State of Jones: Three cheers!

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Free State of Jones: Three cheers! By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Website on June 28, 2016.

Free State of Jones

‘Therapy for a Vampire,’ This Year’s Finest Freudian Horror Comedy

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: ‘Therapy for a Vampire,’ This Year’s Finest Freudian Horror Comedy Headshrinker meets bloodsuckers in 1930s Vienna By Kelly Vance on the East Bay Express website on June 21, 2016.

  • Jeanette Hain (foreground) and Cornelia Ivancan in Therapy for a Vampire.

The Lobster: Relationships forced on—or forbidden—people

Saturday, June 11th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The Lobster: Relationships forced on—or forbidden—people By David Walsh on The World Socialist Web Site on June 11, 2016.

Love & Friendship: An early Jane Austen work adapted

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Love & Friendship: An early Jane Austen work adapted By Joanne Laurier on The World Socialist Web Site on June 8, 2016.

STAR WARS: The Force Awakens: Psychoanalysis and Film

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: STAR WARS: The Force Awakens: Psychoanalysis and Film by Martin Mares.

Maggie’s Plan, Frank & Lola, along with Dreyer’s Vampyr (1932)

Friday, May 20th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: San Francisco International Film Festival—Part 4: Maggie’s Plan, Frank & Lola, along with Dreyer’s Vampyr (1932) By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Web Site on May 20, 2016.

Everybody Wants Some!!—Richard Linklater goes to college

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Everybody Wants Some!!—Richard Linklater goes to college By Hiram Lee on the World Socialist Web Site on May 10, 2016.

Everybody Wants Some!!

Slavery in Recent American Films: “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter”

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Slavery in Recent American Films: “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” by Volney Gay on the Huffington Post Religion website on May 9, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Coming Soon on IPBooks.net:  On the Pleasures of Owning Persons: the Hidden Face of American Slavery by Volney Gay.

A Psychological Portrait of Eva Hesse

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: A Psychological Portrait of Eva Hesse by Benjamin Sutton on the HyperAllergic on May 4, 2016.

Eva Hesse at the opening reception for ‘Eccentric Abstraction,’ 1966 (photo by Norman Goldman, all images courtesy Zeitgeist Films)

Papa: Hemingway in Cuba—The banalization of the novelist and his art

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Papa: Hemingway in Cuba—The banalization of the novelist and his art By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web site on May 4, 2016.

Trailer for the Film Jimmy P: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

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Click Here to View:  Trailer for the Film Jimmy P: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian on YouTube.

Click Here to Read: Movies Monday: Jimmy P: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian on this website.

The 10 best screen psychoanalysts

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  The 10 best screen psychoanalysts: From Hannibal Lecter to Frasier Crane, psychoanalyst Anouchka Grose chooses her 10 favourite celluloid shrinks by Anouchka Grose on the Guardian website on June 12, 2010.

Lorraine Bracco as Dr Melfi with James Gandolfini’s Tony Soprano in The Sopranos. Photograph: Everett Collection/Rex Feature

Class Divide: A close-up look at gentrification, inequality in New York City

Friday, April 29th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Class Divide: A close-up look at gentrification, inequality in New York City By Fred Mazelis on the World Socialist Web site on April 29, 2016.

Colonia: Under Pinochet, a disposal center for enemies of the state

Sunday, April 17th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Colonia: Under Pinochet, a disposal center for enemies of the state By David Walsh on The World Socialist Web Site on April 16, 2016.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice—Doom and gloom, with capes

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice—Doom and gloom, with capes By Carlos Delgado on the World Socialist Web Site on April 6, 2016.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Slavery in Recent American Films: “Lincoln”

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Slavery in Recent American Films: “Lincoln” by Volney Gay on the Huffington Post website on April 5, 2016.

Orchestra of Exiles

Friday, April 1st, 2016

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Click Here to View: Excerpt from feature documentary:  Orchestra of Exiles, Written, Produced and Directed by Josh Aronson on Vimeo.