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Fifty Shades Darker continues to stigmatize BDSM

Fifty Shades Darker continues to stigmatize BDSM

The sequel to E.L. James’ Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker , which came out on Feb. 10, was awful. The movie, based on the novel of the same name, was torn apart by Manohla Davis of The New York Times: “Soon, though, the individual scattered titters and excited murmurings began to shift and to harmonize as skeptics and […]

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Is La La Land seeking an award for best escapist film?

In these troubling times, sometimes all we want is to go to the movies and escape the real world for a while. La La Land, a nickname for the bright and shiny city of Los Angeles, takes its audience on a colorful trip to what appears to be the 1940s but is actually modern day Hollywood. The film’s two protagonists […]

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Break out of the Colby bubble with Netflix’s must-see movie 13th

Break out of the Colby bubble with Netflix’s must-see movie 13th

This Oscars season has presented us with many, critically acclaimed films. Many incorporate extensive social commentary, including Moonlight, Hidden Figures, Manchester By the Sea, and Fences. One that made a different Oscar nomination list  is the newly released Netflix documentary 13th. Although 13th covers a heavy subject matter, the implementation of the 13th Ammendment, in some ways it eases one’s […]