Thursday, October 10, 2002
Julia Stiles in Save the Last Dance

The Americans

A touching response and homage to the American coming-of-age film. Teenage virginity is a heavy burden. Please help.

By Etienne :::
Tuesday, October 08, 2002
The Wizard of Oz - The Emerald City

The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Ads

McDonald’s, Budweiser, the Gap, oh my! Step out of the woods and into the light.

By Hang’d Man :::

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Books to Phlog

Book cover of Walker Percy's the Moviegoer at FiftyWalker Percy’s The Moviegoer at Fifty: New Takes on an Iconic American Novel has just been released from LSU Press. This well-received collection of twelve new essays includes a contribution from Jonathan Potter and Read Mercer Schuchardt revisiting “The Moviegoer’s Cinematic References.”

This is the first critical work devoted solely to Percy’s debut novel. Coinciding with the centenary of his birth, this collection offers fresh perspectives that underscore the novel’s ongoing relevance.

Metaphlog

Tuesday, October 08, 2002

A.I.

Our love is real, but we are not: A Butch-Dyke Fantasy.”  An           interpretation from The           Village Voice.

philm shorts ::: from editor ::: Link

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