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Horns, Wings, and Robot Sex–Oh My!

Brian K. Vaughan’s Saga depicts a warring space world that consists of horned beings, winged creatures, and other outlandish entities. The main characters, Marko and Alana, certainly possess these alien-like qualities, yet readers can instantly distinguish their youth and attractiveness through … Continue reading

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When Harry Met Hermione

Theoretically, with almost 20 hours of content available, through creatively editing, I could mold the genre and theme of the eight Harry Potter movies (Chris Columbus, Sorcerer’s Stone and Chamber of Secrets; Alfonso Cuarón, Goblet of Fire; David Yates, Order … Continue reading

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The Nicholas Sparks Formula

Romantic drama trailers generally start with longer scenes, setting up the character back stories and providing context for the rest of the trailer. I struggled a lot with setting the scene because I changed the plot significantly. In the movie … Continue reading

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The Terrifying Meaning behind Zooey Deschanel’s Eyes

Romantic comedies comprise some of the most clearly manipulative examples of media today.  It is made clear to the audience how much two characters deserve to be together, if only because they are both physically attractive.  These archetypes, though blatant, … Continue reading

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