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Mother! Explained

I really don’t understand what the fuss is all about, why this film is so contentious, and why this film has so many theories around it. Mother! is quite simple, really, and once you realize its basic allegorical framework, it’s … Continue reading

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No Country For Old Men (Coen Brothers, 2007)

In No Country For Old Men (2007), a film adaptation of a novel by Cormac McCarthy, Joel and Ethan Coen stylistically utilize minimalist sound and cinematography in service of their storytelling. As a film depicting moral emptiness and a cold, … Continue reading

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