Articles tagged nancy meyers

18 Mar 2007 // 9:00 PM

The Holiday (2006)

Even though the nostalgic aspects are mildly graceful, the contemporary characters' every move is still riddled with cliché and schmaltz.

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8 Dec 2006 // 1:00 AM

The Holiday (2006)

The Holiday pretends its happy endings are premised on the women realizing their capacities as leading ladies. Really, what they're doing is finding the "right" men.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

What Women Want (2000)

At the start of What Women Want, we learn the definition of a “man’s man.” This lesson comes first from the ex-wife of Nick

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//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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