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Becoming Jane (Austen) #LiteraryFilmReview

October 22, 2020 Brittany J. Rosario 0

Jane Austen (1775-1817) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Austen’s plots often explore the dependence of women on marriage in the pursuit of favorable social standing and economic Read More Read More

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Is There Truly A Cure for Wellness?

October 15, 2020 Brittany J. Rosario 0

In February of 2017, a movie titled, A Cure for Wellness was released to theaters in the USA. I saw the trailer for this film during the Summer of 2016 and was immediately intrigued. The story follows a Wall Street stockbroker (played by Dane DeHaan) who travels to a remote location Read More Read More

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2001: The Monolith

October 9, 2020 Brittany J. Rosario 0

In the film, 2001: A Space Odyssey, the audience experiences three solid levels of evolution and explanation of mankind in the eyes of what may seem as religion to some and science to others. Read More

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Do the Right Thing – Fight the Power

June 17, 2020 Brittany J. Rosario 0

Spike Lee’s film, Do the Right Thing, depicts racial tensions on the hottest day of the summer in Bed-Stuy “do or die” Brooklyn, New York. The film addresses topics in black culture such as fashion and style, mental illness, racial stereotypes, boycotting and police brutality. It is important to note Read More Read More