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9 Posts


The Seven Fundamentals of Great Muppet Cinema
November 29, 2011
The New Yorker's breakdown of the Seven Fundamentals of Great Muppet Cinema.
The greatest films of all time
April 26, 2012
Roger Ebert's thoughtful list of the greatest films of all time.
Hungry Hungry Hippos: The Movie
October 06, 2012
A joke about a Hungry Hungry Hippos movie becomes a reality.
Sheer Malice: A Doctor's Take on Home Alone
December 24, 2012
A doctor's assessment of the injuries to the burglars in Home Alone.
On Zero Dark Thirty
December 27, 2012
A review of Zero Dark Thirty and related discussions and readings.
A little extra context
January 04, 2013
Insight into Tarantino's long-form writing and its impact on his filmmaking.
Unified Theory of Pixar
July 13, 2013
Exploring the unified theory of Pixar movies and how they all connect.
Seeing Through Games
July 23, 2013
The surreal experience of seeing real-life events as if they were from a video game.
Remainders: From Maslow to Marshmallows
June 03, 2018
A roundup of internet ephemera and interesting tidbits including the truth about Maslow's pyramid, a fascinating interview with Malcolm Gladwell, and a Tesla software update that improved stopping significantly.
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