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The Lucky One

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Monday, June 4 2012

The Lucky One: Hollywood’s Changing Perspective on War

Could The Lucky One have been made in 1975 about Vietnam?


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Tuesday, September 4 2012

'The Lucky One' Gives Us a Recuperative History of the Iraq War

Taylor Schilling (as Beth, one of the many titular "lucky ones") may prance about in short shorts, but she competes with the sultry dangle of the weeping willows and the spectacular flirtation of the real estate and the roses.


Thursday, April 19 2012

'The Lucky One' Is Exactly What You Expect

Logan suggests that the smallest change can lead to "a future you never imagined." Unless.... you're in a movie based on a Nicholas Sparks novel, in which case that future is utterly predictable.


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