Articles tagged vera jordanova

22 Jun 2007 // 4:31 AM

Filmgoers may be fed up with sadistic gore

Are we sick of being scared, or just scared of being sick? That’s the question posed by the mild box office returns for “Hostel:

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10 Jun 2007 // 10:00 PM

Hostel II (2007)

At first, the girls in Hostel II don't look as eager to be victims as did the boys in Hostel.

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I’m sure he expected vitriol. Maybe he even welcomed a little of it. Controversy sure spins the turnstiles. But nothing could have prepared Eli

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Monkey Business (Part 2: June)

Apparently, as the sun's strongest rays finally settle over the movie going public, sequels are the remedy to cool down an overheated demographic. This month alone holds five examples of such redux refreshment. The rest of the choices are a variety pack of genres, ideas and possibilities.

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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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