Monday, March 19, 2007

Casino Royale

Taking It in the Cojones for Her Majesty’s Secret Service

Is Bond defining a new type of post-war masculinity for Britain?

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Other Recent Long Stuff

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Sympathy for the Devil
Watchmen
The Maltese Falcon
Neo’s Passport
The Dark Knight
A Copy of a Copy of a Copy
The Dreamers
The Dreamers
Reading Inland Empire

Books to Phlog

Understanding Jaques EllulUnderstanding Jacques Ellul, by Greenman, Schuchardt, and Toly, will be of special interest to Metaphilm readers as Jacques Ellul understood cinema as one of the chief tools of propaganda used by the state to distract the masses from that which matters.

Metaphlog

Monday, March 19, 2007

Is Sandra Bullock the Cure for the Common Cold?

Dave White’s compelling interpretation of the psychosomatic relationship between Sandra Bullock’s films and the viewer’s health.

phlagrant ::: from publisher ::: (1) Comments ::: Link
Monday, March 12, 2007

This Is Not Happening

This Is Not Happening.
This Is Not Happening.
This Is Not Happening.

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