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Movies

Why ‘Wild’ Will be Terrible, According to YouTube Comments

The trailer for the movie adaptation of Cheryl Strayed’s Wild came out last week. Most of the Internet was blandly excited for the film, not so YouTube commenters. According to them, this movie will be awful.

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Canadian Politics

The Problems with Canadian Wilderness

If you grew up in Canada in any time between the 1970s and the early 1990s and watched any broadcast television, you will probably be familiar with the Hinterland Who’s Who, small video vignettes, or public service announcements, which feature film footage of Canadian animals in their natural habitat, accompanied by a sonorous flute tune.  While […]

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We try it!

We Try It!: 127 Hours

Danny Boyle’s new film, which chronicles a solitary rock climber’s struggle to free his trapped arm, certainly justified several aspects of my low expectations, yet, by the time the film stopped rolling, had managed to elevate itself to a memorable and unique status.