Monthly Archives: December 2011

It’s A Wonderful Life (Capra, 1946)

I’ve probably seen Frank Capra’s It’s A Wonderful Life (1946) a half a dozen times. I watch it every Christmas, and have done so each year since I was in Grade 12. There’s a simple reason for it: it makes … Continue reading

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Martha Marcy May Marlene — With A Cover of Marcy’s Song (Durkin, 2011)

Martha Marcy May Marlene expresses the tumultuous interaction between past and present. By interweaving certain images and sounds between flashback (memory) and present reality, it illustrates the nature of our memories, and its significant impact in present existence. We are … Continue reading

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