Proof of Life
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Proof of Life (2000) | 31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM

The camera pans across the protest scene focusing briefly on a placard in Spanish but conveniently translated to English in subtitle: 'Shoot the Imperialist Bastards.' This sudden interjection is startling, set against a backdrop of relative fluff.

Proof of Life (2000) | 31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM

Alice is quite visibly 'alone,' differentiated by her race and class from the folks who populate the streets, marketplaces, and televised protests against the oil company. And indeed, Alice's bond with Terry begins with the fact that he's Anglo, and she feels she can 'trust' him.

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Hope and Despair in Video Games

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"There are moments in games that capture the feud waged in ourselves between hope and despair.

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