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The Celestial Railroad: Shifting Debates on the Immigrant Experience in 'Sin Nombre'
26 Oct 2011 // 4:00 PM
Illegal immigration is a hotly contested topic in American society and politics. Sin Nombre opens up important questions about migration that documentaries often ignore: there is no such monolithic category as "the immigrant", and migration is not solely an economic decision.
I am (Gothic) Woman, Hear Me (Meekly) Roar!: 'Jane Eyre' (2011)
8 Apr 2011 // 5:00 AM
While it may not be fair to disrespect a film for being forged out of well worn facets, this latest Jane Eyre can't help but suffer. It's not a failure, it's just not a revelation worthy of a revisit.
Netflix Is Challenging the Big Theater Chains With Its 'Beasts of No Nation' Opening
17 Aug 2015 // 3:15 AM
Netflix continues to make inroads in the movie space.
‘Sin Nombre' director set out to depict a different type of illegal-immigration story
29 Apr 2009 // 11:35 PM
It was a horrific image in the modern immigration saga - May 15, 2003, 19 immigrants left locked in a truck trailer in Victoria, Texas, died. "That got