Is it Really Propaganda? In The Propaganda Game

 

As a recent addition to UK Netflix, the documentary The Propaganda Game is a film which examines the ‘true’ stories of North Korea’s mysterious people. Filmmaker Álvaro Longoria presents a picture of an unclear guided tour, whereby he analyses the truth of the information he is presented with.

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Review of Deadpool (2016)

For the most part the Marvel universe has presented films that worship the Hollywood superhero movie structure, a structure that works for both them and the fans of Marvel. Deadpool (2016) is a film that seemingly aims to challenge all the archetypes of the superhero movie, but could it be considered a mocking satirical outlook or just another reiteration of Marvel’s power in Hollywood? Continue reading “Review of Deadpool (2016)”

Review of 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)

In a follow up to the success of Cloverfield (2008), 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) is a loose sequel set in the world of an alien invasion. This film disregards the found footage style, focusing for the most part on mysterious character of Howard, played by John Goodman. 10 Cloverfield Lane becomes a study of the claustrophobia and the ticking time bomb of the characters trapped in the bunker together, away from the chaos of the world. Continue reading “Review of 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)”