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  • Black Mirror: Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too

    Black Mirror: Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too


    besides maybe the *wink wink* experience of making the obvious extratexual connection to miley cyrus/hannah montana, there's really nothing too compelling to extract from this like there are in some of charlie booker's other episodes. there's a little bit on the structured exploitation of youth through mass-production/media but the episode drops that when it takes a left turn around the middle, where it just becomes a cutesy heist narrative.

    the ashley too design is pretty damn great though. it hits…

  • Dawn of the Dead

    Dawn of the Dead


    Hooptober 6!!! (1/31)

    Yea this one is immediately going into my favorites. Decent start! When I was a kid I would always daydream about what I would do if a zombie apocalypse actually happened, and setting up shop in a super large mall was always one of my go-tos. There's of course plenty of food, shelter, weapons, and an infinite amount of things to do. This film makes considerable use of its wide canvas of a concept, and shows why…