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//Features

The Wig Is Off: 'Bush Mama' as a Deconstructive Narrative | 27 May 2010 // 5:00 PM

Bush Mama tells audiences what the typical Hollywood narratives do not about race, class and gender inequities in America.

Everything Is for Sale: The Merchandising of 'Buffy' | 30 Aug 2009 // 5:00 PM

Buffy the Vampire Slayer's lasting success tells us that demographic targeting is a complex process that requires both fan participation and forms of merchandising that literally allow everything to be for sale.

//Reviews

'RoboCop Trilogy': Life in Dystopian Future Detroit | 7 Nov 2010 // 3:00 PM

The RoboCop Trilogy is comprised of one amazing film, one disappointing yet enjoyable film, and one very bad film.

'Three Kings': A Thematically Dense Take on American Military Action in the Gulf | 20 Oct 2010 // 5:00 PM

Surreal, comic, chaotic, and at times, tragically sad, Three Kings offers a thematically dense take on American military action in the Gulf.

//Blogs

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory | 10 Dec 2009 // 7:00 AM

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory [Blu-ray] - Warner [$34.99]

Kanye West Glow in the Dark | 29 Nov 2009 // 9:03 PM

Kanye West Glow in the Dark - Kanye West and Nabil Elderkin [$50.00]

//Mixed media
//Blogs

How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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