Emma Simmonds
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The Secret Policeman’s Balls | 11 Mar 2009 // 3:59 PM

The seemingly smutty and initially baffling title is the collective moniker for a series of Amnesty International benefit concerts, held in London.


In 'Modern Times' the Little Tramp Steps Out of the Past and Into the Future One Last Time | 30 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

This film features incisive social commentary, a charming relationship of equals, some of Charlie Chaplin's most iconic slapstick, and it looks ahead with playful speculation and scintillating savvy to the future.

'Black Narcissus' Is Truly, Madly, Hysterically Wonderful | 23 Aug 2010 // 4:00 PM

Black Narcissus is iconically and almost ethereally beautiful. It's a full-blooded, complex melodrama of the highest order.


Agatha Christie's Poirot | 13 Dec 2008 // 9:01 PM

Agatha Christie's Poirot: The Definitive Collection - A&E Home Video [$99.95]

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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